Operations Supervisor - Manufacturing / Production

Job title : Operations Supervisor - Manufacturing / Production
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Sam Phillips
Job reference : SP70032

The company

A leading supplier of shutters and blinds, the company is going from strength to strength and have doubled their turnover in recent years. They supply to both residential and commercial customers a high quality product, manufactured in-house (blinds) and overseas (shutters). They have over 20 staff and are located in central Auckland.

The position

As Operations Supervisor, the job holder will oversee, organise and monitor the entire production and workflow process to ensure quality, efficiency, organisation and scheduling. Costs, timelines, stock, delivery and installation will be tracked closely to ensure profitability. This job marries the factory to the office and is responsible for the Work in Progress report. CAD designs will be co-ordinated to ensure accurate production. Repairs and remedial work under warranty is another function which will be tracked also. Training in the company’s product and workflow will be provided. The salary is $65-75k.

What’s required

Experience of working in a production environment is essential, market sector is not important. What is important is the ability take a top down approach, see the bigger picture, but then drill down to distinct processes where innovations and efficiencies can be created. The job holder will bring the team together.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Experience of working in a production environment

  • Recent operational or production experience in a supervisory capacity

  • Strong organisational abilities

  • Communication is key, this must be strong both written and verbal

  • IT skills must be to a highly competent level – MS Excel in particular

  • Level headed, patient, disciplined and consistent

  • Honest, reliable, friendly

This hire is key to the company’s future growth, so if you want some job security in an uncertain market and the chance to be part of their success, apply today. 

Click apply or send your CV to jobs@roblawmax.co.nz quoting reference SP70032. For more info call Sam on 09 951 5010.