Canterbury Concrete Manager

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Firth Industries
  • Location:Christchurch
  • Job Reference:FIR/18650
  • Closing Date:01 Mar 2021


Canterbury Concrete is a unique business focussed on delivering specialty products and regular ready-mix concrete to the Christchurch market. Our customer base is broad based and includes architects, designers, contractors and homeowners who are often looking for something different as well as great personable service.

A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced Manager or someone who feels they have what it takes to step up and lead a team of 20 within a supportive and well-established organisation. This is a broad and varied role with growth and development opportunities both personally and through the extension of our customer base.  You will also successfully lead, manage and improve Canterbury Concrete's Health and Safety and operational performance.


This is a varied and challenging role where you will need to be hands on at times to support the needs of your customers and team. You will ideally have a strong understanding and experience in what is needed to manage a  small team of motivated people and manufacturing processes while you keep abreast of, and comply with, legal, operational and technical developments.

Our ideal individual will have the following skills and experience:

  • Effective leadership skills including coaching individuals and developing team
  • The ability to meet customer expectations without compromising efficiency and safety
  • Strong mechanical and technical aptitude
  •  Analyze production and delivery metrics and data to determine areas to improve
  •  Excellent safety leadership, and commitment to instilling these values in your team
  • Ability to make decisions, multi-task and work under pressure to deadline
  •  Results orientated, with effective planning and organizational skills

If this sounds like you, please apply on or call/text Sangeetha on 0273478474, alternatively you could also email me on 

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