Operations Manager

Discover Opal….


As part of the Nippon Paper Group, Opal is one of Australasia’s leading packaging and paper companies and we employ more than 4000 team members across our operations.


We manufacture goods that you see, touch and use every day and our customer base includes some of the biggest names in FMCG, Retail and Fresh Produce.  


We stand for innovation, smart solutions and sustainability and this is an exciting time to join us as we build our own unique culture fuelled by confidence, energy and passion.   



Discover the Opportunity


Opal Packaging Plus has an outstanding opportunity for an Operations Manager for its Truganina distribution facility. We are a leading industrial packaging consumables solutions provider in the Australian packaging and distribution market. At Opal Packaging Plus, there are three things we never compromise on:


  • The safety of our team
  • Our commitment to customer service
  • Investing in innovation to continually improve our service and product offering


Reporting to the Branch Manager, you will be responsible for leading, driving and coordinating all warehouse and operations activities to support the servicing of customer requirements. 


You will contribute to the success of Opal by:


  • Ensure timely movement of goods to minimise losses and cost of recovery
  • Overseeing the planning and organization of warehousing processes
  • Continuing to iterate ways to improve the team’s performance, efficiency, and efficacy
  • Actively leading and supporting a Safety culture within the team by adopting the Culture of Care practice
  • Developing, monitoring and reporting on operational KPIs, and initiating corrective actions when required
  • Directing the operations of the warehouse and stock management system to ensure the maximum use of space with efficient and profitable operation


Discover Yourself

The talented person we seek for this key role is ideally degree qualified in a relevant discipline, with previous experience leading a warehouse and distribution team in a high volume, fast-paced environment. You are proactive, organized and meticulous.


You will bring


  • Well developed people leadership and development skills
  • Previous experience in a warehouse management role
  • Strong knowledge of planning techniques and supply chain principles
  • Highly developed communication skills with the ability to collaborate productively and professionally with all levels of people
  • The ability to prioritise and work to tight demands
  • A current driver’s licence, forklift licence, and a safe driving record


Discover more… by visiting our website at www.opalanz.com


For more information please contact Annik Pearson on 0438 310927 or jump right in by sending us your CV.


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