Fitter - Nelson

We're seeking self-motivated individuals with an engineering trade background and experience in heavy industrial manufacturing to join our team.

Great lifestyle and good rates!

Carter Holt Harvey - Woodproducts are seeking self-motivated, quality focussed individuals with an engineering trade background and experience in heavy industrial manufacturing. Knowledge and experience with computerised maintenance systems and maintenance best practices would also be an advantage.

You will be reporting directly to the Maintenance Supervisor, so you will have the opportunity to get involved in all day-to-day projects from repairs to preventative maintenance.

  • We offer access to training and career development
  • Our team recognises talent and supports you to succeed!
  • Bring your experience to our role, and shine

Rosters available:

  • Thursday – Sunday, 10- or 12-hour shifts, 5am start
  • Friday – Sunday, 10- or 12-hour shifts, 5am start
  • Rotating day rosters, 12-hour shifts

Successful candidates will need to have the following:

  • A relevant trade qualification/NCME Level 4
  • Understand drawings
  • The ability to deliver results on time to meet customer expectations
  • Strong safety and compliance values
  • Team player who sets high standards for themselves
  • Good numeracy, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • A high level of accuracy to ensure product quality as per specifications
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • A continuous improvement focus, and initiative
  • Analytical troubleshooting ability
  • The ability to work within time restraints

This position would ideally suit a person who has worked in a similar, deadline driven production environment.

Carter Holt Harvey - Woodproducts has been proudly manufacturing New Zealand made building products for over 140 years. Across our manufacturing sites in Whangarei, Kawerau and Nelson we produce our range of structural and outdoor timber products using sustainability grown New Zealand pine.

You will be rewarded with competitive rates including overtime, a comprehensive benefits package including a medical care plan, personal insurances and a generous superannuation scheme with CHH contributions.

Interested? Then apply now!

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 Applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test.

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: GZDH229403

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Saturday, 27 August 2022