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Manufacturing Manager

  • LocationSydney, NSW 2000
  • Positions1 Position
  • Job no: 306-22
  • Australia’s largest privately owned Engineering Organisation
  • Employee Benefits: flexible working arrangements, fitness subsidies, health care discounts, paid parental leave
  • Specialists in stand-alone power systems

As part of our team, we will encourage your ideas, support your ongoing development and career growth, and offer a collaborative environment – all aimed at helping you take your career to the next level.

Employee Benefits:

  • Flexible work arrangements; WFH options or compressed work week
  • Paid parental leave
  • Salary packaging
  • Purchased leave
  • Private Health Care discounts
  • Wellbeing programs and discounts
  • Education assistance and personal career development


This is a new role within our business that has emerged due to significant order intake forecasted over the coming years. Our Ingleburn facility manufactures critical power infrastructure including high reliability DC power supplies, battery chargers, uninterruptable power supplies and other associated equipment for the mining, utilities and telecommunications industries. This role ensures the safe management and coordination of the day-to-day operations of our small facility in Ingleburn, specifically being responsible for achieving production schedules, staffing, maintaining plant and equipment, inventory control, capability development, quality control, manufacture, testing and commissioning.


  • Reporting to the General Manager, you will be responsible for growing the capacity and capability of the division to meet our strategic goals by implementing appropriate recruitment, training and production management strategies.
  • Coordinate workshop activities optimising personnel, material and machine efficiency.
  • Provide leadership and technical support to workshop employees.
  • Develop a committed team of people through ongoing recruitment, development of existing employees and training to accomplish the objectives of the business unit.
  • Drive a continuous improvement and safety focused culture
  • Champion waste reduction initiatives
  • Develop relationships with our key customers and assist our sales team with business development opportunities


  • Previous experience managing a small team with a technical background
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills – both technical and people management problems
  • Experience working within in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated experience with high level customer service, focusing on consultation and solution identification
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement/lean manufacturing (advantageous)


CPS National employs leading edge technology, including battery, solar and hybrid power solutions to deliver unique renewable and conventional power generation infrastructure. We are specialists in the design, construction, commissioning and operation of critical and stand-alone power systems. 

CPS National is part of a network of companies under the Ampcontrol group which primarily provides solutions focusing on the Mining, Telecommunications and Utility sectors.  For over 50 years we have been dedicated to solving operational challenges. We help our customers make the most of their assets with the expertise of our dedicated engineering and service teams, comprehensive field maintenance and repair, manufacturing, installation, and testing services. Our pioneering integrated electrical solutions and technology makes a meaningful improvement to people's lives across the globe……in short, our people do some seriously cool stuff to energise our world!

If you believe you have the right skills, experience and passion for succeeding in this role, please submit your cover letter and resume for consideration via the link.

Ampcontrol Group will be closed from 22nd December and returning 9th January. Any applications received over our office closure period will not be actioned until our return. From Ampcontrol, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!