Production Leaders

Production Leaders

Production Leaders

  • Looking to take the next step in your career?
  • Move into a sustainable, growing business providing excellent opportunities for personal growth and development
  • Be part of a like-minded team working with advanced manufacturing technology

About the business

An advanced manufacturing plant, Wood Engineering Technology produces a breakthrough engineered wood product for the domestic market.  The plant uses state of the art technology control and sensor systems, robotics, and fully automated machinery.  The business embraces Industry 4.0 ideology and continuous improvement.

This growing company is building a second plant in Gisborne and is increasing its workforce to cover 24/7 shifts and demand for this engineered wood product.

The Role

This is permanent full time role averaging 42hrs per week.  The business operates 24hr 3.5 days per week and plans to operate 24/7 later in the year on a 4 on 4 off basis

Production Leaders will supervise a small team of production and maintenance staff, championing continuous improvement and innovation.

Skills and Experience

Ideally you will be a senior or advanced machine operator with experience in manufacturing and or an industrial environment

Excellent “hands on” skills, ability to maintain, fix and operate machinery

You will have a bias towards continuous improvement 

Mechanical or electrical engineering experience beneficial

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to supervise a team

Desired Personal Attributes

Enjoys working as part of a team breaking new ground

Positive attitude with a desire to get things done

Good communicator

The ability to work well under pressure

To Apply

Remuneration is highly competitive and as you grow and develop within the organisation you will have opportunities of progression including progression to roles supporting business expansion and R&D initiatives. 

These roles are based in sunny Gisborne where there are endless beaches and no traffic jams.  Join the trend discovering this ideal location for a lifestyle/work balance. 

Contact Liz, Quality People Ltd on (06)8670076 or email for more information or a Job Description.

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