Team Leader Positions
Geraldine, Full Time, Production
Please Quote Reference Number 70670
  • Strong Leadership, with ability to inspire
  • Customer focus and a can do attitude
  • Ability to problem solve & a willingness to continually improve

  • Nestled at the foot of the Four Peaks Mountain Range in Geraldine - South Canterbury, Barker's has been on the corner of the original family farm since 1969. With the constant desire to explore new and innovative ways of doing things, we never stopped respecting, fostering and growing our business.

    With 230+ employees at our busy head office and factory, the job opportunities are diverse and exciting. We are now seeking two experienced Team Leaders to join our motivated production team within our Glass and Bulk lines which provide high quality and innovative products to some of New Zealand's most iconic brands.

    Our Team Leader positions ensure that the day to day operations of the production lines run smoothly and without disruption, while both developing and supporting an experienced team of production staff.

    We are looking for individuals who can build respect and credibility with their team, peers and colleagues. You will need to understand the needs of your internal and external customers, and have excellent leadership skills.

    In order to be considered for this role you will have:
    • A "Safety First" attitude
    • A quality and food safety mindset
    • Strong communication and influencing skills
    • Proven track record in continuous improvement and ability to look for opportunities to streamline processes
    • A customer centric focus and approach
    You will be inquisitive, hands on and people focussed and have both a willingness and ability learn and grow. Ideally you will also have gained leadership experience within an FMCG/manufacturing environment.

    In return we offer our employees a dynamic and supportive culture with training and development opportunities.

    Does this sound like you? If so please apply through the online application form.

    Please Quote Reference Number 70670

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