Production Team Leader

Production Team Leader

Listed 14 Nov 2022

About Cottonsoft:

We are a FMCG company who have been proudly manufacturing and distributing market-leading brands of high quality, sustainably made toilet and tissue paper products throughout New Zealand for over 30 years. Our well-loved portfolio of retail and commercial brands include Paseo, CottonSofts, KiwiSofts, Tuffy, CUTE & CO., EarthSmart and Livi, and our product range includes toilet roll, facial tissue, paper towel, nappies, and wipes.

The Role

  • Lead the production team, mentor and motivate team members, ensuring individual and group productivity
  • Allocate tasks to shift team on a daily basis
  • Co-ordinate with engineer, performance issues and maintenance breakdown priorities
  • Ensure all quality procedures and processes are completed correctly and in a timely manner
  • Ensuring all data is recorded and collated each day
  • Communicate with other team leaders – job status and previous shift performance
  • Ensure Standard Operating Procedures are followed by all team
  • Ensuring operators are trained in, Health and Safety Standards, Quality Standards and Operating Standards
  • Contribute to monthly production reports

About You

  • Take the lead with a strong Health and Safety focus
  • Gains satisfaction from mentoring and training others
  • Minimum of two years in a manufacturing environment
  • Effective communication skills and ability to build a genuine rapport and trust with others
  • Proven problem solving skills and ability to troubleshoot
  • Able to work a rotating shift roster, working both days and nights
  • Excellent literacy and numerical skills
  • Intermediate PC Skills (MS Office, Word and Excel)

Our Shift Roster Structure

Our Business Parade site in East Tamaki is operational 24/7.You will be working a four-on, four-off, rotating shift pattern. 
This means that you will work both days and nights. Your rotating shift pattern will be:
4 x day shifts: 6.45am to 7pm4 x rostered days off4 x night shifts: 6.45pm to 7am4 x rostered days off
What we can offer you

  • Competitive hourly rate with opportunity to work over time
  • Ongoing, secure employment
  • Thorough and in-depth onboarding and training for this role as well as a supportive team environment
  • Career development and progression
  • Free onsite carparking
  • Onsite gym
  • Free weekly take home product allowance
  • Staff discounted product pricing for you and your family 

For any queries, please email or call (09) 250 9672