Production Foreman

Manufacturing and Production

Job description

Are you hard working, tenacious, conscious about Health and Safety in the workplace and meticulous about quality products? Can you inspire and lead a team of people to adhere to tight deadlines and deliver quality projects within set time frames?

Our client is a well known heavy vehicle manufacturing company located in Tauranga, in the sunny Bay Of Plenty!  They are in need of a strong and energetic supervisor to run the finish and final finish departments.

This role will report to the Production Manager and will be responsible for ensuring the Department meets its outputs in a safe and timely manner, while ensuring all work is carried out to a high standard and that quality checks are carried out following the client's document controls.  

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in leading a team, quality control, health and safety, staffing performance management and will have excellent planning and organisational skills.

Your great communication skills and experience within a transport manufacturing/production environment will help you succeed.

Additional roles and responsibilities could include, but are not limited to:

Being accountable for:
* Providing leadership and direction to reporting staff
* Chair daily Tool Box meetings with all of staff
* Ensure staff are trained to a satisfactory standard
* Promote a healthy working environment for department.

Health & Safety
* Implement proactive hazard management.
* Ensure accurate, timely reporting and recording of all accidents/incidents.
* Ensure monthly Safety Audits are completed.
* Ensure Health and Safety legislation is adhered to in all work areas
* Ensure Sub Contractors adhere to Health and Safety policies and practices.
* Undertake all relevant Health and Safety training.
* Carry out inductions for all new staff to your department.
* Ensure staff supervision, informed and trained in Safe Work Practices.

Interested parties who are NZ Citizens, Residents or have a valid work visa, are invited to apply online today.

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