Site Manager



People & HR, Operations
Kawerau, New Zealand
Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Manage and develop the Oji maintenance contract at the Tasman site to ensure McKay is the labour provider of choice supplying both the full-time site, variable and shut labour. Develop business to exceed budgeted contribution while actively working to minimise costs. 

About the role

We are searching for a Site Manager to join our Tasman Mill site, based in the beautiful region of Bay of Plenty.

This is a permanent full-time (42.5 hours per week) position managing a team of 18 - 20 staff. Whilst the days of work will predominantly be Monday to Friday, weekend work may be called for on an as and when required basis. As part of the remuneration package, a company vehicle will be provided.

Based just 20 minutes outside of Whakatane and 45 minutes from Tauranga and Rotorua, this is a great opportunity for an experienced Manager who is looking for a new challenge and to get out of the big city ‘rat race’. 

Our ideal candidate will be an experienced (5+ years) manager, have excellent networking skills to maintain and grow client relationships, the ability to work effectively with a variety of different personalities, and have excellent communication skills (written and verbal). Electrical experience is preferred but not essential to this role. 

In addition, the following skills and attributes will allow the candidate to be successful in this role:

  • Proven and effective people management skills
  • Be values driven and act as a role model to their direct reports and colleagues
  • The ability to achieve the objectives they’ve been set and stay ahead of the game.
  • Strong computer skills
  • Effective and positive performance management skills
  • Project management skills
  • A clear understanding of resource management

If this is an opportunity that appeals to you, apply now!

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand. If you are not a NZ or AU citizen, you must have the right of permanent residence.