A newly created position
Hynds' newest and largest facility
A unique career opportunity and challenge
We are seeking a proven mechanical maintenance professional to take on the challenge of Mechanical Maintenance Manager at our manufacturing facility at Pokeno.
This role offers an exciting opportunity to support the delivery of all planned, preventative and reactive maintenance activities at one of the most advanced manufacturing facilities of its kind in the world.
The role :
Our Pokeno site is our newest and largest manufacturing site and marks an exciting period of innovation, efficiency, and quality improvements within Hynds.
You will be accountable for project or work package delivery space, reliability analysis and improvement and asset management planning & design.
You will use your strong mechanical background for capable and efficient organisation of internal and external resources.
There will be some rostered weekend work required.
Key objectives will include :
Plan schedule and execute maintenance work packages
Plan, scope and specify the site mechanical reliability improvement programme
Create long term equipment upgrade and improvement plans
Ensure critical spare parts are identified, procured and stored
Develop contingency plans and recovery plans for potential component and equipment issues
Analyse, scope and drive plant reliability improvements in order to minimise potential for plant and equipment downtime
Assist with the development of the site asset management and maintenance strategy.
What you will bring :
Qualified Mechanical Technician - NZCE Mech, or Dip Mech Eng or BE Mech
10 years' NZ manufacturing industry experience with a minimum of 5 years' experience as plant engineer or maintenance manager for a highly automated manufacturing plant (can include mining process plants)
Strong working knowledge of hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems and experience in automated manufacturing machinery plants
Hands-on experience with developing and implementing preventative maintenance procedures, schedules, coordinating and planning maintenance shuts and improvements
A track record in maintaining high health & safety standards within a team and incorporating improvements into plant and equipment
Ability to effectively lead and safely supervise team members and contractors on site
Proficient with developing and using Asset Management Software - Mainpac is advantageous
Excellent communication skills and temprament to engage others
Full Driving Licence
At Hynds, we are New Zealand's premier product supplier for the management of wastewater and water-based waste in the civil and rural infrastructure markets.
Hynds remains proudly family-owned since 1973 and has built its reputation on customer service and innovation. We are committed to helping our team succeed and believe in the Hynds values to guide the way.
Hynds is a place where people matter, where we do what's right and where we connect with our customers.
What we can offer :
Competitive remuneration including Southern Cross medical cover
Be part of a values focussed and supportive environment
Career, learning and development opportunities
This position offers a unique career opportunity and challenge that you won't find anywhere else in New Zealand.