Mechanical Leading Hand
Full Time, Engineering
Please Quote Reference Number 86760
  • Leading Hand to oversee & support Mechanical Engineers
  • Join the team at Juken NZ's plant in sun-soaked Gisborne!
  • Great lifestyle with plenty of recreation options

  • At Juken New Zealand we manufacture high quality solid wood & laminated veneer lumber products.

    We're looking for a Mechanical Leading Hand to provide day-to-day supervision, coordination and monitoring of employees & contractors, ensuring assigned tasks are completed to an acceptable standard within expected timeframes.

    You'll be required to ensure that materials and equipment are used efficiently and cost effectively through monitoring of process and procedures. You'll also assist the Mechanical Team Leader with job sign-off and quality control.

    The successful candidate will ideally have 3+ years' experience in industrial mechanical industry with appropriate engineering qualifications.

    • Strong problem solving & analytical skills
    • Solid knowledge of industrial mechanical practices and methodologies
    • Ability to communicate information clearly
    • Attention to detail
    • Specialist training in specific mechanical topics is desirable but not essential
    • Ongoing training including Working at Heights, Confined Space and Boiler Responsible Person
    • A competitive remuneration
    • Tx1.25 overtime rate
    • The opportunity for advancement as we look to the future
    • External training pertinent to the site requirements
    • Super scheme
    • Discounted Medical insurance
    • A safe working environment
    • All work tools supplied
    • All PPE supplied`
    • A great lifestyle
    Apply NOW through the online application form.

    Please Quote Reference Number 86760

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