Silver Fern Farms is New Zealand's leading marketer, processor and exporter of premium quality lamb, beef, venison and associated products. We are a regionally significant business: with annual revenue in excess of $2bn, 7,000 employees, seven offshore offices, 14 processing sites in New Zealand and exporting to over 60 countries.
'To become the world's most successful and sustainable grass-fed red meat company' is our vision as a food company. We are committed to excellence with a level of skill, expertise and care that allows us to bring the very best of New Zealand to the world. We are proud that the Colmar Brunton Corporate Reputation Index has recently ranked Silver Fern Farms in the Top 20 New Zealand businesses for reputational excellence for the second year running.
With equal weighting in computer assisted maintenance and project management disciplines, this is a great opportunity for a professional engineer to lead a capable team of engineers through capital asset management to deliver on relevant parts of our company strategy.
With capital projects already in progress and more in the pipeline, this is an exciting time to join Silver Fern Farms. We are seeking an experienced engineering manager with project management experience combined with a passion for lean principles, to join our plant management team.
We're currently on a continuous improvement journey, your ability to build strong relationships will be crucial to success as you work closely with our production teams to diagnose and plan preventative maintenance in a busy, dynamic context.
Essential skills required for this role:
If you have the skills we're looking for, if you are a team player and are excited to be part of the journey we are on, we invite your application.
Applications close 19 May 2019.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency for a valid NZ work visa.