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  • 14/05/2024

Production Superintendent (Bell Bay, TAS, AU)

About the role

Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the production plan and schedule for Furnace / Sinter / ERU operational activities are executed to achieve planned and established Production targets, whilst ensuring all activities are undertaken with a focus on safety and to ensure statutory compliance of the operation.          


To do this you will:

  • Oversee and coordinate the execution of department production activities with other functions to decrease unscheduled down time and identify reasons for variance and determine actions to deliver the weekly production plan

  • Facilitates the investigation of both safety and production related events to identify the root cause and implement measures to reduce the future impact

  • Demonstrate compliance to the Management Operating System (MOS) by role modelling and setting clear expectations for disciplined planning, delivery, accountability and urgency.

  • Monthly Review Meeting, reviews department operational performance for previous month and approve actions required to achieve EOY targets

  • Lead, coach and mentor direct reports to deliver on plan and build a high performing team that is safety oriented.

About your experience

You will have proven experience leading a large team with a focus on safety who can collaborate, build productive relationships and take accountability. You will be able to work effectively with a diverse range of people and be able to build capability through coaching and mentoring.


You will also have:

  • Trade or Post Graduate qualifications in Engineering, Sciences or Business preferable

  • Certificate IV – Leadership and Management (Frontline Leadership) or equivalent – ideal

  • Strong safety focus

  • Demonstrated experience in high level decision-making that directly impacts an operation

  • Strong stakeholder management, communication and negotiation skills

  • Demonstrated experience in driving process improvements initiatives

  • Have the demonstrated ability to work effectively in a cross functional team orientated environment at all levels of the organisation

About our team

Liberty Bell Bay is Australia’s sole ferroalloy producer, operating four electric arc furnaces and sinter Plant to manufacture high-carbon ferromanganese, silicomanganese, and sinter. A proud member of the GFG Alliance, we nurture an agile, entrepreneurial culture marked by boundless energy, ambition, and a commitment to sustainable growth initiatives. Our mission is to empower our people and businesses to prosper and progress, and we welcome you to be part of shaping the future with us.


Join us at Liberty Bell Bay, situated just 50km north of Launceston, Tasmania, and experience a unique lifestyle opportunity. Benefit from short commutes, easy access to recreational activities, affordable housing options, exceptional schools, a vibrant cultural and sporting scene, and inclusive communities.

Next steps

Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion, and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey.


We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to responding to every applicant.