Production Manager – Nightshift

10 / 01 / 2022

  • Taranaki
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Manufacturing / Plant Management


The company
The company is highly regarded as an Employer of Choice and for its investment in developing people and offering opportunities for you to learn, develop and progress your career.

An opportunity has arisen for you to join the business in a pivotal leadership role as the Nightshift Production Manager for the Hawera site
The opportunity
Your primary objective will be to lead the effective and efficient leadership and supervision of the personnel and operations of the processing operation.

Reporting to the Processing Manager, you will take on a key role on site covering production management, leadership, and management, people, Health & Safety, quality, and compliance responsibilities.

The company prides itself on its’ agility, long-term and sustainable business strategy, and response to market demands and new technologies. You will own the management of key relationships with external stakeholders and suppliers such as MPI, external regulatory bodies, and visitors to the site (including customers).

Additionally, you will be responsible for managing key internal relationships with direct reports, site leadership team, site support functions, other  sites, and the central support functions
Your previous knowledge and experience in leading production operations and people leadership in an agri-business, primary industry, or similar environment will ensure you deliver continuous and sustainable results to the business.

What’s in it for you
Ideally tertiary qualified you will be passionate and driven to achieve successful operational outcomes and in the development of people and winning team culture. You will be a confident and energetic self-starter with a keen eye for detail and accuracy.

You will have a dedicated team focus and be able to nurture, coach, and manage your team and develop your team effectively, displaying humility and resilience at all times. Solutions-driven and competent problem-solver, decision-making will be one of your key strengths, and your ability to influence diverse stakeholders will be second to none. 

In return, you will be provided with the opportunity to develop your career and be provided with opportunities for learning, development, and career progression.

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you would like to find out more please contact Wayne Fry on 021 656 502 or for a confidential discussion

  • Production leadership role
  • Career opportunity
  • An employer with vision and purpose

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Wayne Fry
Manager, Supply Chain, Operations and Procurement

Quite simply I connect talented supply chain candidates with exceptional supply chain opportunities. My extensive networks and experience in the sector make me a specialist Supply Chain, Operations and Procurement recruiter. I’m passionate about achieving the best possible results for my clients and candidates. I do this through offering a bespoke solution to clients, by…

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