Shift Process Manager - Tokoroa


Permanent Full Time

  • Leadership, leadership, leadership…and LOCATION!

  • Be part of building high performing teams at our Plywood Operation

  • Join NZ’s leader in Wood products and build YOUR career

We’re keen to speak with results focused, driven and engaged manufacturing leaders to join us in this newly created shift leadership position.

If you’ve recently discovered that leading people is your forte, then this could be an excellent next step for you or the change in direction you’ve been waiting for. You may live locally, or you may be looking for an opportunity to move to the Central North Island, where lifestyle is the key and housing is affordable. 

Our Tokoroa Plywood team has over 280 employees, who are dedicated to producing quality products, enjoying constant learning and challenges and have an appreciation for family and community. Working alongside some of the best in the industry, under a well-established leadership team, this is an opportunity for you to make your mark and build a future with NZ’s leading timber manufacturer, as we shape our production team with newly created Shift Process Manager positions across our operation.

Reporting to the Operations Manager you'll work a rotating 4 on and 4 off shift pattern. This is your chance to shape your production leadership experience through leading and coaching our Leading Hands and Production Operators; driving improvements and managing a variety of operational challenges; and ensuring efficiency is maximised and targets are met.

Your objective will be to understand the business drivers to ensure maximum production is safely achieved whilst upholding quality. You’ll quickly appreciate how to manage resources to achieve results. With a diverse range of key accountabilities you’ll be well equipped to initiate and influence continuous improvements across operational performance.

Above all else you’ll promote a positive Health & Safety culture and collaborate with other teams to achieve company goals. Your communication skills and ability to have courageous conversations at all levels will be the key to your success!

With sound knowledge of MS Word and Excel and ideally SAP, you’ll be someone who enjoys analysing data and measuring your team’s performance with a view on generating future profitable production plans. We are open to considering applicants from a variety of manufacturing industries and will provide full training for the manufacturing processes in our Ply Mill operations. 

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. We also offer support with relocation expenses if you’re ready to make a move to our region. For more information on working for us please go to our careers website www.chhwoodproducts.co.nz.

Tokoroa is the third largest town in the Waikato Region and is just a short distance from both Taupo and Rotorua and the wider Bay of Plenty. Whether seeking to experience some of the world’s best mountain biking trails, fantastic trout fishing and numerous forest walking tracks, this region delivers it all!

To tap into great production career prospects and affordable living and lifestyle opportunities in Tokoroa, please apply online.

Location: Kinleith Estate, Tokoroa

Closing Date: Open Until Closed

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Job no: CHHW719