Operations and Technical Manager

Do you have experience in Chemical Process and Engineering? Keen to make an impact in NZ’s Agri and Horticulture industries? Ready to lead a design and build team towards operational excellence?

  • Excellent opportunity for a technically minded person wanting to lead a team within a small but growing water treatment business
  • A role offering diversity and challenge across all aspects of production, inventory, pricing, R&D and workshop management
  • New role due to expansion and growth / increased market awareness around water quality issues
  • Based on capability and ability to grow the business this opportunity  could potentially lead to an ownership stake

We’re looking for an Operations and Technical Manager is a systemic thinker, who can take our water treatment system production levels to the next level. A problem solver by nature, you’ll know how to develop a talented production team to find optimum solutions for customers in a timely manner and to the highest standard.

As a ‘hands on’ type, you will have comprehensive experience working directly with pipe work, pumps, filters, hydraulics, water treatment and/or electrical control before. As well as working interdependently, you’ll have no trouble working autonomously and you know how to manage your own time effectively.

To succeed in this role, you’ll need great communication skills as well as exceptional organisational skills to bring all of the different elements together that go into a Temple Water Treatment Solution. You’ll be passionate about delivering honest product solutions that work, and provide bucketful’s of value to our agri-sector customers.

Ideally you will be tertiary qualified in Chemical Process and Engineering with a minimum of 5 years work experience in product/process design within either the water, waste water, manufacturing, hydraulics, dairy, energy or environment sector.

Call Robyn Lonsdale on 09 836 4301 for an informal and confidential discussion. Alternatively, you can send your CV with a cover letter to robyn@templewater.co.nz.