Packing Supervisor

at PetfoodNZ International Ltd
Location Gisborne, New Zealand
Date Posted May 27, 2020
Category Other
Job Type Full-time
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Packing Supervisor PetfoodNZ International Ltd location Gisborne.

PetfoodNZ International Limited is a fast-growing specialist canned pet food producer and exporter. We are currently looking for a seasoned leader with experience in a food manufacturing environment to be our dayshift packing supervisor. The person we are interested in will have the skills and experience to be a hands-on leader that strives for excellence in meeting our customer requirements.  To undertake this role, you will have come from a manufacturing background and have proven experience in successfully leading a team.

Key responsibilities for this role include lead, mentor and coach our dayshift packing team. Ensure all health and safety expectations are met. Meeting production output targets. Ensuring quality KPI’s are met and any substandard product is rejected or reworked. Foster a continuous improvement philosophy with the team. Management of packing area inventory in co-ordination with the inventory manager to ensure no out of stock occurrences.

The successful applicant will ideally have experience in health and safety leadership in a manufacturing environment. Have experience in leading teams. Be able to communicate effectively across all areas of the organization. Be computer literate. Have an eye for detail.

Have the ability and experience to problem solve and troubleshoot when things go wrong. Have previous experience in a FMCG environment. A forklift licence is an advantage. In return we offer a permanent full-time position in a fast-growing company with a 4x10hr/week, Mon-Thu shift structure.