Powder Plant Manager
Miraka is a fast-moving and innovative dairy company making a mark on the world. Our creativity in generating new solutions and opportunities is built on strong values to nurture our natural resources and people for a prosperous future. Leading by example we strive to perform beyond our best every day. Our sustainable and renewable geothermal energy manufacturing processes is what sets us apart, delivering premium milk powder and UHT products to a worldwide market from the heart of New Zealand.
We are seeking a Powder Plant Manager with proven technical and leadership skills for our manufacturing site in Mokai, 25 minutes northwest of Taupo. This role is responsible for the Powder Plant operations, process improvements, cost control, quality assurance and all areas of health, safety and people management.
Ideally you will have a relevant technical, dairy or science tertiary qualification with a minimum of three years’ experience in milk powder production management. You must also be able to demonstrate your experience in budget management, people management and industry regulatory and manufacturing compliance.
We wish to hear from candidates who:
Have exceptional leadership skills.
Can develop a high performing team.
Can positively contribute to the Miraka culture and support the General Manager Operations to achieve manufacturing excellence.
Can listen, communicate well and treat people with respect.
Can demonstrate strong performance so your team and colleagues can rely on you.
Have sound decision making and can think strategically.
Miraka is a growing company with an exciting future. Are you ready to take the challenge?
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.
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Applications Close: Friday 19 June 2020