• Position Production Manager
  • Division Source HR & Recruitment
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Location Auckland - South
  • Ref# JN42459
  • Posted 11 February 2020
  • Close off 16 March 2020

A unique opportunity to be part of and make a difference in this very successful and innovative manufacturer of household brands of bodycare products and more.  This  is an exciting opportunity for an experienced "Hands on" Production Manager to join their team in their busy manufacturing site. They can offer you career prospects and  growth with a company that is continuously evolving.    

Your main focus will be to co-ordinate the efficient throughput of manufactured product to meet customer needs Nationally and Internationally and oversee the companies standards of quality, Health and Safety and GMP.


Your key responsibilities will be:

  •  Managing and overseeing the production team, schedules, packing, compounding, quality and other related areas 
  •  Continuing to create a positive culture within the plant through solid leadership 
  •  Oversee all Health and Safety matters for the company
  •  Forecast labour, equipment, materials and supplies to meet production goals
  •  Manage, train, recruit  appropriate staff to facilitate optimum operation
  •  Improve and implement new production  processes and strategies with a focus on Continuous Improvement 
  •  Manage preventative maintenance program


Skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in a Production Management role within the manufacturing environment of Food, Cosmetic, Pharmaceutical or other related industries
  • A strong background in Lean optimisation
  • A passion for Health and Safety
  • Analytical skills to interpret information and figures with excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent leadership skills and a high level of motivation  and drive
  • Exceptionally strong interpersonal communication skills

A position description is available but it would be great to talk about the opportunity, so if you are interested please give us a call on (09) 320 4238 or apply online now!!!




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