Extrusion Machine Operator

Job Title: Extrusion Machine Operator
Contract Type: Temp/Contract
Location: Hamilton, New Zealand
Salary: $20 p/h
Reference: 6478-1543-200-CT
Contact Name: Chris Tylee
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 29, 2021 11:21

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced extrusion machine operator to join our client who is one of the largest privately-owned companies in its field - they have been operating for over 100 years!

They provide a comprehensive product range to their clients including but not limited to steel, piping, fencing, fittings, fastenings, engineering supplies, duct iron, and valves.

This is an exciting and unique job offer and would be a great career move for someone who is looking to join a company with a fantastic culture and diverse opportunities.

Your responsibilities in this job:

  • Setting up and monitoring machine performance
  • Troubleshoot on simple machine problems
  • Support maintenance engineers when required
  • Minimizing machine downtime, flagging issues as they arise to keep the production running
  • This is a VERY PHYSICAL ROLE involving a great work out whilst loading materials onto the production line
  • Conform to all health and safety in the workplace
  • General duties to support day to day activities
  • Requires high attention to detail, ensuring the products are manufactured to a high standard

    More details about the role:

  • Full time Monday - Friday
  • 8am - 4.30pm
  • $20 p/h starting rate
  • Employee KiwiSaver contribution
  • Permanent opportunity on offer after 3 months

    What we need from you:

  • Minimum of 6 months Machine Operating experience
  • Preferably experience with operating an extrusion machine
  • OSH license would be preferable and very advantageous
  • You MUST be able to keep up with the fast-paced environment
  • Be confident - if you see something wrong, we want you to speak up
    Hard-working, reliable, and a drive to be the best
  • A minimum of restricted driving license is a MUST to be considered for this role!
  • You may be required to use other machinery such as chainsaws from time to time so will need to be mechanically minded
  • You also must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and have a satisfactory criminal check.

    APPLY NOW to be considered for this role!

    At Agoge, we're different to other recruitment agencies, to us you're not 'just a temp', you're our onsite staff. We are committed to providing ongoing support, even during your placement, to help you secure a permanent position and get you into the industry you've been dreaming about. Let us help you secure your dream job today.

    Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
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