Production Manager New Products - Fixed Term
- Global Leader in IBC Heating Solutions
- 6 Month Fixed Term Contract
- Christchurch Based
Argus Heating Ltd is a leading specialist in electrical heating element design and manufacture for over 50 years, providing bulk container heating solutions to industrial and commercial clients across the world as well as domestic industrial heating elements. Argus Heating is a company focused on quality and continuous improvement, proudly manufacturing in Christchurch and employing 70 team members. Our client is looking for a talented production manager to grow the technical capability of the business. For more information, please visit www.argusheating.co.nz
Reporting to the Operations Manager, this new role is responsible for providing management and leadership in the establishment of a manufacturing process for new product production. This role will create and implement new and advanced production capability, ensuring production is well managed across targets, quality and timeframes. This is a senior level role requiring an experienced hands-on practitioner utilising their extensive knowledge and skills to create the production capability to meet high quality medium volume production for new products. Although strong production management experience is required, some financial understanding, forward planning, and the ability to make positive and rationale changes will be most beneficial. This role balances knowledge, theory and practical experience to build strong production capability to achieve the required goals. This is a fixed term role and is required to start as soon as possible.
Your Skills and Experience
To succeed in this role, you will be tertiary qualified with a production management related qualification. You will have a high level of manufacturing sector knowledge and a good understanding of engineering requirements. You will also have problem solving skills, and the ability to positively influence and collaborate with colleagues. You will have project management and delivery experience, be organised and structured. You will be able to effectively communicate across the business functions and have a results’ orientated commercial awareness.
If you are dawn to this exciting opportunity, please submit your cover letter and CV by clicking the ‘Apply’ button. We are looking to fill this role ASAP so please apply promptly. Initial phone enquiries can be made to David Clausen on 03 345 8762 or Shayne Hooper 03 345 8758.