Extrusion Operator

Job title : Extrusion Operator
Location : Hamilton
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Amy Pleasants
Job reference : AP70827

If job security and the culture of your work place matter to you, this is the place to work. This NZ Manufacturing Co. make large and essential products that are installed across NZ towns, cities, rural places. They keep the water coming out of your taps & going down your plug-holes and drains. The product range is in huge demand. Infrastructure spend in NZ is only going to increase and so your job here will be rock solid and the company will only grow over time. The company is still family owned after 100 years because everyone who works here matters and is a valued part of the Co. culture.

We are seeking an experienced Machine Operator who has experience within the manufacturing environment. The successful candidate will secure a permanent position and competitive rate, with a well established, New Zealand owned company within a stable and secure industry. You will have a set roster of 34.5 hours per week from Friday to Sunday from 6am to 6pm. Over the weekend you will be paid 1.3 times your base rate for these shifts, and any overtime is paid at 1.5 times your base rate.

What we need from you:

  • Minimum of 3 years working as a machine operator - ideally in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience working with plastic extrusion or similar would be a bonus

  • Current Full Class 1 Drivers licence

  • Forklift licence preferred

  • Sound knowledge of basic mechanical engineering principles

  • Ability to cope with high pressure and high-volume work

  • Good levels of fitness are required as you will be on your feet for all of the shift

  • The right to live and work in New Zealand

What you will get in return:

  • Full training on products and operating machines

  • Set hours each week

  • A chance to grown and enhance your skills within the manufacturing industry

  • Weekly pay

  • A role within a NZ family owned company with a good culture

If you would like more information on this role, get in touch with Amy on 04 917 0858. Alternatively you can apply directly online or e-mail jobs@roblawmax.co.nz quoting ref number AP70827