Manufacturing Manager

Auckland based – Production / Manufacturing – Fast Paced Environment

Our client, a heavy architectural product manufacturer, are looking for a Manufacturing Manager to run their fabrication plant. With factories in multiple locations nationwide, they provide a cost-effective solution for their customers in a timely manner.

The role will involve liaising with Project Managers so that client expectations can be met and accurate cost quotes are provided, organising & scheduling the factory labour to ensure resources are used efficiently and timelines are met, all while ensuring that the factory is maintained and in safe working order.

The person we’re looking for will have a strong production/manufacturing background that can handle the time pressures of their made-to-order factory. Running a team of 10 factory staff and 3 production planners/admin staff, leadership and team-building skills are imperative.

The successful candidate will have some of the following attributes:

  • Tertiary qualification in engineering
  • Proven experience in staff management and a manufacturing/fabrication environment
  • Strong people and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of workplace health & safety requirements
  • Experience in job costing
  • Practical experience with operation and maintenance of plant
  • Ideally, you’ll have a number of years under your belt in the manufacturing environment and have progressed into a management role.

On offer is a generous salary package and performance based quarterly bonus structure with one of New Zealand’s leading industrial architectural product manufacturers.

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