Production Team Leader

Lawson Williams Consulting Group

Based in Hamilton - Production Team Leadership H&S, continuous improvement - optimisation of plant and empowerment of team.

  • Hamilton
  • Strong Leadership skills required
  • Scope to make your mark - future career opportunities
A rare opportunity is now available for an experienced Production Team Leader to take complete ownership of the production team. Key areas will be providing leadership in H & S, empowerment of the team and continuous improvement resulting in production efficiency of this leading, innovative, and progressive Hamilton manufacturer.
The role
Reporting to  the North Island Operations Manager, you will be given the opportunity to manage your role in a manner that will enhance the efficiency of the area, mentor and develop the production team, build structure, processes and best practice. An overview of the key areas of responsibilities will include:  
  • Leadership of the shift production team
  • Leading and developing the health & safety culture
  • Setting/achieving production priorities/planning/scheduling
  • Contribute & implement continuous improvement 
About You
Over and above the relevant qualification and experience in manufacturing/operations, you will be a person who enjoys leading by engaging with the team on the production floor and working with them to solve issues. You will have sound decision-making skills, experience with ERP systems, an understanding of financial/accounting principles and employment legislation. Your mantra is empowerment, implementing solid structure, processes and you have an inherent skill set around training and development of staff. We will be keen to hear about your abilities and achievements in your previous roles which have produced a highly efficient and motivated production team.
The production is 24/7 and there are three positions available, day/evening/night shift
If you are keen to join this inclusive and dedicated team, please apply online today.

Full Job Description available at interview.

For further information, please contact Kerry Borer at Lawson Williams on 021 710 793