Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Salary: NZD90000 - NZD100000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-01-25
Reference: 75162
Contact Name: Bruce Jordan
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 19, 2017 03:38

Job Description

Operations Manager

Electrical Industry

New Plymouth Based (beat the rat race)


Jean Müller GmbH Elektrotechnische Fabrik is a leading manufacturer of low voltage switchgear and power reticulation products with headquarters in Germany and subsidiaries in 11 other countries.


Taranaki has been voted the second best region in the World to visit by Lonely Planet and on top of this it offers a fantastic lifestyle, superb beaches, picture perfect mountain and is highly sought after as a location to live and to bring up families.


This role is a fantastic career opportunity to join Jean Mueller (JMNZ) in a management and technical hands on position reporting directly to the New Zealand Managing Director within their small and dedicated New Plymouth team.


The successful applicant must have an electrical qualification and ideally knowledge within the NZ electrical distribution utilities and or a willingness to learn

Key responsibilities of the position include:
  • Managing the day to day activity of the workshop panel shop (including hands on duties), warehousing and order handling
  • Design of JMNZ panels and also providing relevant technical support to customers
  • Developing professional relationships with key customers
  • Providing quotations
  • Contribute to the increase of profit and turnover for JMNZ
  • To identify opportunities for new products and services not presently supplied by JMNZ or 3rd party’s
  • Stock management including assisting with stock takes and audit reports.

JMNZ Ltd is based in New Plymouth but selling throughout New Zealand and the Pacific Islands so the position will offer variety and opportunities to advance your career and some travel may be required.  General hours of this positon will be working Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm.


To be successful in this role you must have excellent communication and computer skills, enjoy an autonomous work style and have brilliant organisational ability.  You will also have a proactive and innovative approach to work and demonstrate a willingness to acquire new skills.


Reward for your commitment will be in the form of an attractive remuneration package as well as the opportunity to work for an organisation with strong core values and ethics as well as being highly regarded within their assigned territories.has a great reputation for providing the very best in customer solutions.  This role is an excellent chance to expand your career.


If you feel that you have the relevant experience then please apply with an updated copy of your CV and Covering Letter or phone Bruce confidentially on +64 21 247 7311 for further information.