Production Team Leader – Christchurch

George Weston Foods (NZ) Limited “GWF” is a quality and customer focused FMCG that makes some of Australasia’s favourite food. GWF is one of Australia and New Zealand’s largest food manufacturers employing around 6,500 people across 60 sites. GWF’s product range is diverse and includes leading brands of breads, baked goods, smallgoods, flour, milled products and animal feed. GWF’s business units include: Tip Top, Don KRC, Mauri ANZ and Jasol. We are renowned in New Zealand for our iconic bread brands which include Tip Top Bread, Ploughmans, Burgen, Golden and Big Ben Pies, just to name a few.


Minimum requirement to apply for this opportunities

Proven ability to work and motivate teams of people

Proven ability to meet targets

Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills with ability to interact positively with people across site

Understanding of Good Manufacturing Principles, Health and Safety and Quality

Excel spreadsheet and Computer skill

Experience in using SAP System

Ability to keep up with a physically demanding role (standing for long periods / lifting up to 20kg)

Ability to work rostered shifts that can include weekends (including Sundays) and nights

Must pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test, a medical and MOJ check

Can communicate in English and basic numeracy skills

Prior experience in production / baking will is required.

Due to the high standards of food safety management, there is a very strong focus on health, personal wellness and safety in all of the roles.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: KCAN811791

Location: Harewood

Closing Date: Sunday, 2 December 2018