General Manager

Southland - Invercargill

A proud, family owned business, JK’s & WBe believe in building long-term relationships with clients by continuously manufacturing and supplying the highest quality products. JK’s & WBe provide heavy fabrication and structural steel, has a comprehensive design and engineering department, and run a well-equipped CNC machine shop. Our facilities have state of the art technology and are operated by skilled professionals. What we seek is an innovative and progressive General Manager to lead our capable team.

As General Manager, you will be responsible for the overall management of the organisation. With a high level of autonomy, you will have the opportunity to manage the fundamentals of running a profitable business. The General Manager will promote the company, scope work, assess financials and assist with design. Health and Safety is an essential part of our business strategy. The General Manager will be expected to drive and maintain the strong H&S commitment that is evident at all levels of the organisation. Most importantly you will be responsible for managing and leading the JK’s & WBe team and ensuring we attract and develop top talented staff who are invested in what they do and who they work for.

So, what are we looking for?

  • Strategic, visionary leadership!
  • Results driven!
  • Practically minded!
  • Solution focussed!
  • An excellent communicator!
  • Experience in a senior or general management role.
  • Engineering industry experience would be an advantage.

In return for a successful candidate, JK’s & WBe will offer a remuneration package commensurate with a management position at this level. For the right General Manager, there may be the potential of future ownership opportunities!

If this is you and you are keen to join this tight knit working environment, don’t miss your chance to apply online!

For a confidential discussion, contact Maggie Fea on 03 218 1854.

Job Description

Applications close: 22 Feb 2018