PRODUCTION MANAGER

PRODUCTION MANAGER

Listed: Feb 19, 2021
Permanent – full-time
Closing: Mar 05, 2021
Otago / Waitaki
CEO & general management

Rainbow Confectionery is a leading New Zealand manufacturer of quality confectionery products. Operating at the current site in Oamaru since 1949, the business has developed to be a major supplier of confectionery to New Zealand and abroad.


Following ongoing growth in the business we are looking for a
dedicated Production Manager to take the lead to organise and control the production process in the factory.


The Production Manager is a Senior Management Leadership
Position and as such is responsible for the delivery of the
productivity goal of the business on a daily basis.


Reporting to the General Manager you will lead a team of Shift Managers, process workers and machine operators whilst following and maintaining GMP protocols.


You will have:



  • Proven ability to manage a team

  • Able to manage production planning requirements

  • Prioritize the daily workload to meet production targets

  • Highly organised and be able to make decisions to ensure the smooth running of the shift

  • Demonstrate your ability to provide solutions to production issues and always be improvement focused

  • Be highly focused on ensuring health and safety is being
    adhered to


What we offer:



  • Highly supportive team and great company culture

  • Ongoing training and support

  • Competitive salary and a bonus scheme based around KPI’s


A Position description is available on request.


Applications close on the 5th March 2021 and can be e-mailed to "> (the 0 in rainbow is a zero)
or drop into our reception at 459 Thames Highway, Oamaru 9400


Applicants for this position should have previous manufacturing experience along with NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.