Production Manager- Plastic Manufacturing

Contract type: Permanent
Location: Auckland
Specialisation: Manufacturing & Processing
Date: 2020-11-18
Salary: Competitive salary
Reference: JO-2009-11084
Contact name: Carlos Jimenez
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Job description

An excellent opportunity to join an innovative packaging business, our client is looking for an experienced thermoforming operator
  • Become part of a dedicated and passionate team
  • Opportunity to step up into a management role
  • Competitive salary
About the company:
As a well-established NZ owned company based in Wiri, our client pride themselves on their expertise in designing and manufacturing of rigid plastic packaging. Our client strives in looking after the development of their workforce providing on-going training and paying top salaries and a clear plan around career progression.

About the role & duties:
As a thermoforming machine operator, you will report directly to the Factory Manager and be responsible for:
  • Operating PET thermoforming machines
  • Troubleshooting of machines when needed
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Working cross-functionally with Factory Manager to comply with LEAN competitive manufacturing practices
  • Health & safety compliance and SOP training for new staff
Skills & Experience:
  • Previous experience working as a Thermoforming operator is a must (Recyclable PET material previous experience will be advantageous).
  • Passionate about the industry is also a requirement, if you are someone that loves to roll up your sleeves and get things done, this is the right company for you!
  • Knowledge of end to end plastic processing including maintenance, tooling, and quality control.
Company Culture:
  • A highly collaborative team environment
  • A large emphasis on a healthy work/life balance
  • A company where you can make a difference and takes on your feedback and suggestions for improvements
  • Great opportunity to work with a NZ Owned company that offers great career progression
  • Outstanding work culture with supportive management

How to apply:
Please apply online with your CV if you are interested or contact Carlos Jimenez at 027 535 3770 for a confidential discussion.


Carlos Jimenez
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