WineWorks is the leading contract wine-bottling operation in New Zealand with three plants based in Auckland, Hawke's Bay and Marlborough.
Kiwi-owned, we pride ourselves on being Trusted to bottle New Zealand for the World" by supplying manufacturing and logistics services to our valued clients, the winemakers.
Packaging of our clients’ product is an essential part of what we do. The bottle, labels, cap and carton that make up wine packaging are a visual representation of the winery’s brand.
Our clients, the winemakers, demand that the fruits of their labour, the wine, is packaged to their rigorous specification.
To ensure the packaging meets our clients’ expectations, is the role of the Packaging Manager. This will entail packaging expertise, liaising with all Suppliers, and working with the Quality team to resolve packaging issues that contribute to the overall goal to achieve RFT (Right First Time) results.
You may come from a manufacturing background, but the ideal person will have packaging knowledge and an appreciation of packaging quality requirements.
What is essential is excellent communication skills and the ability to influence and negotiate, developing relationships with clients and suppliers.
To succeed in this role, you will need to be able to make quick decisions and have confidence in your knowledge and expertise.
Other key attributes are :
All applicants MUST be a New Zealand Citizen or have Permanent Resident status as determined by New Zealand immigration department.
WineWorks has a drug and alcohol policy and the successful applicant will be required to undergo pre-employment screening.