Supervisor Metal Work

Aluminium Industries (Ai) is an innovative and thriving Australian company. As a result, we offer an exciting career path for people looking to make their mark. We currently have an opportunity for a Supervisor in our GLYDE Manufacturing division.


This is a hands-on role. Our supervisor needs to be experienced in applying practical skills and technical knowledge to deliver excellent results for our customers and the larger Ai team.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Lead a manufacturing team in meeting Glyde fabrication KPIs across our key categories of Safety, People, Quality, Productivity, Deliveries, Cost, and Improvements
  • Quality, efficiency, and accuracy of fabrication and warehouse tasks
  • Serve a diverse range of clients
  • Promote Positive and productive teamwork
  • Team Member development and mentoring


Specific tasks:

  • Facilitate labour and resource allocation for our GLYDE metal work division; get involved and lead by example
  • General metal fabrication and warehouse functions
  • Proactively ensure customers’ needs are satisfied
  • Participate to ensure the warehouse and factories are kept clean and safe
  • Ability to operate various machines, as directed
  • Job documentation
  • Time/cost reconciliation
  • Other activities as directed

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Team achievement of manufacturing and despatch KPIs
  • Quality and efficiency of jobs completed
  • Wellness of self and team through safe work practices
  • Understanding of machines used to fulfil work duties

Essential experience, skills, and traits:

  • Previous Supervision or Team Leader experience in a manufacturing
  • Experience in lean manufacturing
  • Punctual and dependable
  • Energetic and positive
  • Excellent time management
  • Exceptional housekeeping standards
  • Reliable transportation
  • Basic MS Office skills
  • Forklift Licence
  • Fluent in English

Desirable experience, skills, and traits:

  • Certificate III and/or Certificate IV in Competitive Systems & Practises
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Manufacturing experience
  • Experience with ISO 9001
  • Intermediate IT Skills including experience with ERP systems such as Syspro, Pronto, SAP etc.


Our dynamic organisation offers a lot of benefits, including a competitive salary, a helpful team, and opportunities for growth and development. We provide a full gym onsite for employees and their partners. And, of course, great coffee.


Ai employs driven people wanting to align themselves with a company who offers an extremely healthy future. For the right person, Ai will become a passion where a desire to learn and grow will be rewarded.


Be part of an organisation pioneering its industry and submit your resume and cover letter to, with “Supervisor Metal Work, GLYDE Manufacturing” in the title.


You must have the right to work in Australia to be considered for this role.