Trade Assistant Apprentice - Fitter / Welder

Job title : Trade Assistant Apprentice - Fitter / Welder
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Holly Southworth
Job reference : HS70445
  • No previous experience require, full training available including Apprenticeship

  • Role would suit someone who wishes to change trades or new to engineering

  • Amazing company, culture & progression

Due to expansion of the current team we are after a welding apprentice for a leading mechanical engineering firm in East Tamaki. My client is a market leader with over twenty years experience in providing sales, engineering and services to the saw milling and bulk power handling industry. They are also well regarded within the petro chemical & heavy haulage industries. A locally owned and operated company, run by Kiwi’s they pride themselves on growing their employees through the business and are a preferred service provider across New Zealand and Australia.

You don't need welding or fitting experience to put your hand up for this role, what you do need is an excellent attitude a good sense of humour, the willingness to learn and grow along with the ability to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in is a must. Ideally you will have a few year real world work experience under your belt and a knack for engineering - or you may be looking to change trades / up skill.

This industry is skill short, by taking up a welding apprenticeship within this particular industry will allow you to set up a career that will see you become an absolute expert in your field. The team is epic, you will be trained by seasoned engineering professionals, you will be invested in and encouraged to develop. This role will see you travel & get out of the workshop to site too!

Duties will include:

  • Welding – MIG, TIG (Steel, Alloy, Stainless)

  • Maintenance / Servicing

  • Medium Fabrication

  • Site work /TA work

  • Cleaning

  • Deliveries

  • General workshop duties

You will be remunerated well, have a really good boss who has a wicked sense of humour, work in a supportive work environment with great culture and have an hourly rate that will progress as you do. If this sounds like how you want to start 2021 - get in touch with Holly 09 601 8979, apply online or send your CV to quoting reference HS70445