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Fabricator / Welder

$25.00 – $31.00 hourly


Last Updated: 23/09/22

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Job Description

We are hiring a fabricator/welder for a locally owned and operated company that offers a full range of residential and commercial steel fabrication services.

You'll be assisting in engineering structural steelwork and fabrication of architectural metalwork using a range of welding techniques.

Our client does everything from manufacturing to on-site project management and installation. They have a relaxed but professional culture and emphasise high-quality products and services.

They understand that the people within a business ensure its success - that's why they invest time and money into developing employees' skills. They work hard during the week and get together on Fridays at the end of shifts.

About the role:

  • Read drawings and specifications, and select appropriate steel stock.
  • Draughting plans
  • Cut, shape, layout and join metal sections using various welding techniques.
  • Examine the quality of welds and finish the product by filing, chiselling, and grinding.
  • Straighten fabricated items after welding distortion.
  • This is a 3-month fixed-term position that can turn into a permanent placement for the right person

About you:

  • You will apply your understanding of government standards, specifications and processes to all projects to ensure quality
  • You take workplace health and safety seriously
  • You hold the appropriate welding tickets
  • You use initiative and think strategically
  • You show a positive approach to change and support the team you work with.
  • Your organisational and time management skills are second to none, and you can work under pressure.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy with measurements
  • Clean driver's licence Class 1

What's on offer:

  • 40 hour weeks
  • Ongoing development programmes
  • End of the week get-togethers
  • $25-$31/hr and upwards, depending on your experience and skills - what are your skills worth?

If you have relevant practical experience in the steel industry, apply now!

Company Details

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Canstaff is a specialised recruitment and labour-hire agency for New Zealand construction, civil construction, engineering, manufacturing and logistics sectors. We’re here to help you do your business better by removing the risk, hassle and paperwork of having full-time employees.