Saw Doctor – Nelson

  • Learn from some of the best in the Sawmilling industry

  • Solid hourly rate + benefits – Superannuation & Health Care Scheme

  • Highly supportive team

Set yourself up for a successful long term career and learn from some of the best in the industry.

Our Nelson saw milling operation is comprised of green mill, kiln drying, planer mill, remanufacturing and timber treatment production processes. With a history of success and a proven track record manufacturing high quality wood products, our Nelson team are looking to further increase operational performance in 2017.

We are offering qualified Saw Doctors, who hold a level 3/ 4 Trade Certificate in Saw doctoring, the opportunity to join our business in Nelson permanently and grow their career with us. Bring your enthusiasm and motivation to the position! Your strong work ethic and personal drive to meet targets are essential along with excellent communication skills. Experience with high strain handsaws would be an advantage. 

You’ll report to the Head Saw Doctor and work with an experienced team. The hours of work are 5am to 3:30 pm Monday to Friday with overtime requirements. You’ll work and be trained on the day shift but should also be willing to do night shift work as required.

You’ll receive every day coaching and development from your manager and the leaders and the team around you. You’ll be rewarded with a market competitive base salary, a comprehensive benefits package including medical care plan, personal insurances and a generous superannuation scheme with CHH contributions. For more information on working for us please go to

Permanent Full Time

Job no: CHHW638

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Open to Filled