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General Information

Job Type
Permanent
Category
Manufacturing
Business
Higgins
Location
Auckland
Job Reference
37375
Posted Date
26-Jun-2024
Closing Date
24-Jul-2024

Description

We are currently looking for a Supervisor to join the team at our East Tamaki Asphalt Plant. This is a busy role, we manufacture 600 to 1,250 tonnes of Asphalt per day and we utilise the latest technology to blend and mix aggregate, bitumen, modifiers, polymers, fillers, and pelletised fibre.  

In this role you will be managing a team of 5 staff alongside the operational management of the plant including customer & subcontractor management, health and safety auditing, quality assurance, stock management and overseeing planned plant maintenance.  

Come join the Green Team: 
  • Competitive Salary + Vehicle 
  • Join a supportive team that treat each other like Whānau
  • Ongoing training and development to help you reach your career goals
  • Career development – opportunities to grow your career at Higgins and the wider Fletcher Building group of businesses
  • Access to Fletchers Building Benefits Programme, including: 
  • A brand-new market-leading parental leave policy to ensure employees are well supported throughout one of life’s most significant events.
  • FB employee share scheme, educational and welfare funds
  • A significant portfolio of retail benefits across major NZ businesses such as ANZ, Z energy, PlaceMakers, Mico and Samsung. 

What you’ll bring to the role:
  • Experience in asphalt, bitumen or concrete manufacturing
  • The ability to look after the day to day plant operation to ensure high productivity and daily outcome targets are met 
  • Ideally you will have experience managing a team on a day to day basis, setting goals and programming the days movements, including team resourcing
  • Strong organisation and planning skills with an ability to deal with unexpected events and provide clear direction to operational teams
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong track record of commitment to health and safety 
  • Class 1 licence with WTR 

Higgins (part of the Fletcher Building Group) is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. Many people have built great careers with Higgins over the last 60 years. As a member of the Higgins Green Team that opportunity is open to you as we work, grow and have fun together building tomorrows New Zealand.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Building better roads for safer journeys – He pai ake te hanga o ngā rori, kia haumaru ai ngā haerenga

We welcome your individuality. We are enriched by so many nationalities, languages, religions, customs, and lifestyles. We are proud of our diversity and see it as one of the things that make us stronger.