Engineering Team Leader

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Tasman Insulation
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:TINZ20571
  • Closing Date:17 Jun 2021


We are the market-leading manufacturer and supplier of residential and commercial insulation products to the building industry in New Zealand for over 50 years, including the Pink® Batts® brand.
Our world-class manufacturing facility in Penrose runs 24/7 where we make sustainable, top-quality insulation products. Our H&S culture makes us one of the safest manufacturing sites at Fletcher Building and three-quarters of our production team have been with us for over ten years because they love working here.
A rare Engineering Team Leader opportunity has become available at our Penrose manufacturing site.

Leading a shift of 7 people, you will be an experienced, reliable and engaged people leader.

Your responsibilities include:
Actively leading safe working practices and Health & Safety culture;
Organise daily work or offline repairs in the workshop
Oversee Inventory of air fittings, pipe fittings, belts & fiberiser parts and follow up   
Assist in plant breakdowns and follow up to action all issues from previous shifts
Ensure shift checks are completed in accordance with company standards 
Assist in supervising weekend maintenance 
Motivating your team to deliver production targets at exceptional quality;
Leading daily team briefs with your team;
Being the go-to person in resolving production and quality issues on the line;
Maintaining high engagement with the team with good communication and leading by example.

You are:
A champion of safe working practices and Health & Safety culture;
Someone who wants to learn, advance and continue to develop their career;
Reliable and can do a 12-hour shift pattern of two-days, two nights – four days off;
Strong technical experience;
Excellent level of English with great communication skills;
At least 5 years’ manufacturing experience with 1 year in a 2IC role preferable; 

Applicants will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which include a Criminal History check, medical check and drug & alcohol testing.
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