About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Department: 06 - 07 - Production Operations

Date Published: 23-May-2022

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

  • Provides direction- leadership- development and support to direct reports through empowerment- team-work- on-the-job assignments- and continuous improvement projects and initiatives.

  • Provides Management and leadership to deliver business results and operational improvements through both individual and team contributions.

  • Responsible for the day-to-day manufacturing needs for their assigned area.

  • Leads areas of change management and accountability.

  • Coach- Lead and Engage in Operational meetings.

  • Develops- implements and promotes safety programs and safe work practices through involvement in plant safety team programs and initiatives.

  • Actively participates in team safety efforts to achieve/exceed plant goals.

  • Insures the quality of our products and our workplace by following all procedures and guidelines.

  • Comply with all established GMP- HACCP guidelines- Housekeeping responsibilities and QRMP operating procedures.

  • Assists in the implementation of the QRMP program- by Owning and Leading the implementation of the QRMP (Quality Risk Management Process) standard they are assigned as outlined in the plant accountability list.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity