Our partners New Zealand Skills in Demand are urgently looking for a Trading / Operating Officer/Manager for a client in the Aluminium Industry, in Waikato and the surrounding area.
Core skills and requirements to fulfil this role:
To be fully aware of the Companies Health and Safety policies, as they relate to your role and to embrace and encourage a Healthy and Safe culture for all staff and visitors to the premises.
To ensure that service excellence is maintained at the branch, by producing high - quality products on time, and growing the business generally.
Must be a competent tradesman and able to train others.
Must be committed to continuous improvement to ensure that quality and service delivery are both achieved in full, and on time.
To read drawings and plans and be able to produce factory work sheets and fabricate products as per drawings.
Most customer products require engineered drawings these days ( OH&S impact ) so you must either ensure the customer provides such confirmation or have independent certification where appropriate. This is non-negotiable.
May from time to time be required to provide Producer Statements, documentation or engineered drawings.
Must possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the aluminium/metal sector.
Must commit to completing quotes and producing products within the company guidelines.
Demonstrated aptitude for problem-solving; ability to determine solutions for customers.
Must be results-orientated and able to work both independently and within a team environment.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite applications, knowledge of CAD and Revit, and other software programs that may from time to time be introduced.
The role will require a current driver’s licence.
Understanding of OHS requirements.
Has the ability to assimilate technical information and communicate with other technical staff and industry professionals.
Maintains a good standard of health, Consent to pre-employment medical and drug check.
Must be fit to perform expected work tasks including regular heavy lifting.
Fabricated Products incorporates the following but is not limited to:
Fences and Gates
Louvres & Screens ( Privacy or Industrial)
Custom manufactured products to suit specific needs
Any other products introduced to enhance the sales potential of the division
Day to day operational requirements to fulfil this role:
Able or trained to ensure for all quotations, the information is captured and responded to in accordance with company guidelines.
Can quantify products, labour, logistics and consumables in preparation of quotations.
Manufacture – cost effective / on time / to specification.
Development & upkeep of all product lines included within the fabricated products portfolio where applicable.
A self-disciplined and confident individual.
At ease with architects, project managers, quantity surveyors and builders on-site..
Develop an enduring personal relationship of service excellence with key customers.
At ease with suppliers mainly in the powder-coating arena where exposure to non-conformance suppliers could destabilise any progress.
Calculate for and sub-contract out installations where required.
Allow for logistical costs in all calculations.
Allow for accurate labour costs in all calculations.
Allow for accurate materials costs in all calculations.
If you would like to apply for this role, please carry out the following:
1. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV
2. Fill out our free initial evaluation form for us to assess you eligibility for a NZ Visa.
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