Night Supervisor / Production line Baker – Auckland – The Recruitment Alternative

“WE NEED LEADERSHIP” – Can you manage a team and have the presence of a leader? Does your ability to think outside the square and muck in when needed come as second nature to you? Do you enjoy working nights and have a passion for food?

About the Business
Established in 1996 our client is a leader in the Auckland food industry. Specialising in high quality, handmade cakes, savouries, desserts and sweets the process of complete customer satisfaction starts in the factory. Based in Penrose and handy to the motorway, getting to work is a breeze. They have a supportive and flexible management team who have strong values and ensure their staff are well looked after.

About the Role
Your management and leadership skills will be vital to this role. Bring your passion for great tasting, high-quality food to this role. You will be a qualified pastry chef who understands the important of quality assurance and HACCP in an industrial / production environment. The hours are Sun – Thurs with an afternoon start time.

Reporting to the Production Manager your Key Responsibilities include
Supervision of Night Production to the required standards and consistency within set time frames
Developing and maintaining a good working relationship with the Night Shift Team.
Leading your team to work in a productive and efficient manner
Ensuring all production and the associated paperwork is compliant and meets the criteria set out in our HACCP base Food Safety Programme.
Quality control to ensure all orders are packed correctly for distribution
To be considered for this role you must have the following
Active leadership and problem-solving skills
Attention to detail and quick thinker
Ability to direct and lead your team
Qualified and experience in the Pastry / Bakery trade
Understand the science involved with cooking
Must have knowledge of and be able to enforce HACCP FSP
Ability to work with a wide range of people
Adaptable with a positive attitude
Ability to organise a kitchen and manage stock
Production line manufacturing in the food industry a definite bonus
This is a great opportunity to work for a highly regarded and well-established company. They offer great remuneration and a working environment for the right applicant. A long term commitment is required for this role.

Please apply with your CV in MS Word format.

Job ID : CLNS1
Contact Chrissy on 0211876614
Please note only candidates who meet our selection criteria will be contacted.
Chrissy Latimer