TPM Manager

22 / 07 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Management / Supervisor / Manufacturing


The company
A well-known and highly regarded brewery are building on their range through NPD, investment in manufacturing and driving Best in Class standards throughout their Manufacturing and Operations.

The Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) Manager is a key member of the site leadership team who will work closely with the overall Site Lead, to define and deploy the CI strategy.

This crucial role will provide an exciting opportunity to develop and lead the training on the use of tools to improve processes and assist in the creation of action plans, implementation and follow up to drive the business towards “best in class”. 

The opportunity
To optimise engineering and manufacturing processes using Lean methodology by developing the structure and tools to; engage, build competence and empower colleagues to work in a Lean manner 

The position holder will lead the development of Lean manufacturing processes, standardised work, problem-solving, value stream mapping and employee training and participation sessions 

You will manage this in order to achieve departmental CI objectives and to develop talent to operate using lean tools, including but not limited to; PDCA, flow mapping, Kaizen, 5S 

What’s an offer
You will be degree-qualified and will have demonstrable manufacturing, CI/Lean and project management experience with a focus on engineering and/or food manufacturing. 

You will also possess proven experience coaching and facilitating CI tools and methods in complex manufacturing environments.  

In return for your expertise and commitment, you will enjoy a fast-paced stimulating environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. The company offer a competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities, both in New Zealand and offshore. 

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you’d like to find out more and for a confidential discussion please call John Boyle on 021 73 75 76 or email

  • Understanding the 8 pillars of TPM
  • Lead the journey to world class excellence
  • Develop and implement best practice methodology

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John Boyle
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