Production Manager - Nelson


Permanent Full Time

  • Senior leadership opportunity in our Dry Mill and Kiln operation

  • Lead a high performance culture & build people capabilities

  • Optimise plant operations & strive for continuous improvement

Excellent career and lifestyle opportunities are combined in this production leadership position based at our Eves Valley site.

With a history of success and a proven track record manufacturing high quality wood products, our Nelson team are striving to further increase operational performance. To support us in this progression we’re looking for a talented manufacturing professional to join our site leadership team and be part of the on-going success.

As an experienced production leader, you’ll manage a double shifted Dry Mill manufacturing operation running over five days and a Kiln operation running 24/7. Play a critical role in leading one of the production areas to deliver on performance goals and be influential in continuous process improvement. Most importantly, you’ll be able to demonstrate your previous success around increasing productivity levels and unit cost reduction within manufacturing sites.

We will be impressed with your previous career achievements in developing people, driving accountability and optimum results through a coaching and proactive style.  You’ll have a genuine passion for rolling your sleeves up and working alongside your team and ensuring they have the necessary tools and support in place to be successful while working to the highest standards of health and safety.

Although industry experience is advantageous, it’s not essential and we’re open to talking to candidates with solid production management experience across a variety of processing sites, with the motivation and intelligence to cross transfer your skill set.

In return for your experience, you’ll be rewarded with a market competitive base salary, a comprehensive benefits package including medical care plan, personal insurances and a generous superannuation scheme with CHH contributions. For more information on working for us please go to our careers website www.chhwoodproducts.co.nz

If you’re keen to enhance your production career with us, and tap into more affordable living and lifestyle opportunities in Nelson, please apply online.

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

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Job no: CHHW705