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Maintenance Team Lead (BH-8051)

Christchurch, New Zealand
120,000.00 NZD to 130,000.00 NZD per annum

Dairy production site – Leadership role – Takaka Based

This is a great role if you are after a lifestyle change or looking to enter a role to gain valuable leadership experience.

I’m after a person with excellent leadership skills, who has a sound understanding of the operational requirements of a processing facility (preferably food / dairy). Working closely with operations teams, your key tasks will be to ensure all site operational services and utilities (steam, water etc) are constantly available for this operation. This Includes all the routine and scheduled maintenance on specialised heavy processing machinery or plant.

You will be technical strong (preferably Electrical) in what it takes to maintain a large processing plant but more so having a proven leadership skills set, as you’ll be leading an experienced team of technicians (Electrical and Mechanical), also dealing with external contractors and suppliers etc daily.
As part of the leadership team, your input to the company’s strategic and future developments will be highly sort after.

Key attributes required:
  • Tertiary qualification in an appropriate and relevant engineering field (preferably Electrical)
  • Minimum of 5 year’s experience in large continuous industrial manufacturing and plant processes (Preferably Food or Dairy)
  • Strong scheduling and organisational skills
  • Deep understanding of the principles of asset care
  • Leadership and mentoring skills
  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Flexibility. As although you’ll be on a day shift, the operation can be 24/7
  • Strong Health and Safety understanding and implementation skills, able to lead and participate in all such activities
A senior negotiable package is on offer as expected, however as a career role it doesn’t get better really. As mentioned, it’s a great opportunity to move to a wonderful part of NZ or to seize to opportunity to enter a role that will allow you to grow your career and gain valuable leadership experience. (If required there is even a house available to rent)

From a career perspective the organisation is constantly evolving and new career paths are constantly available for the achievers.

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To apply for this position please click on the relevant button below, alternatively for a confidential and discreet inquiry contact John Kiriakidis on 04 916 0537 or email jk@trs.co.nz

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