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Auckland, NZ

Category:  Manufacturing & Engineering Jobs

Production Supervisor

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.

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Position overview

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Production Supervisor to join our Construction Plant, based in our Penrose site. You will be responsible for all aspects of production in a batch manufacturing environment, this will include supervision and training of a small team of production workers, planning, and scheduling.

This is a fast-paced, results-driven role so enthusiasm, initiative, and drive are essential. If you know you have what it takes we look forward to hearing from you.


Reporting to the Site Manager, your role is to:

  • Set production schedules to meet orders and stock levels
  • Supervise and organise staff for the effective and efficient flow of manufactured products and materials through the plant
  • Ensure that the product is manufactured and available to the customer within agreed timeframes
  • Review orders and stock levels on a regular basis and report changes to the production schedule
  • Ensure compliance with allnex's Safety, Health Environmental Quality Policies, and Procedures

Required skills and experience

  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment, Surface coatings or similar preferred
  • Strong commitment to safety standards and customer service, with a sound understanding of manufacturing processes
  • General computer literacy/competency and use of business systems and processes
  • Capacity to work accurately, with attention to detail, and make decisions on competing priorities
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong work ethic and focus on teamwork, quality, collaboration, and support 
  • Previous experience with dangerous goods and understanding of Health and Safety Regulations would be advantageous 
  • Able to work under high pressure


  • College or above
  • Major chemical engineering is preferred

We offer

We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.

Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.

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