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$75K/pa neg with relevant qualifications, skills & experience per year


Executive & general management, Manufacturing & operations, Trades & services

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Employment Type:

Full time

Job Description:

An established interior and exterior joinery and cabinetry manufacturing company in the Waikato area requires an experienced Aluminium Estimator / Production Manager. The company specialises in Kitchens, light commercial cabinetry and timber joinery.
The position would suit someone who’s been on the shop floor, knows how things work together, even an ex builder / joiner wanting to get off the tools and handy on a computer.
Summary of job - Client Consults, Design, Costing, Site Measures, Estimating, QS, Shop Production Drawings Cabinet Vision, Ordering Material, Stock Control. Tenders.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Client consults
  • Estimating / Costing (Cabinet Vision software design / costing system)
  • Costing of client supplied plans, generally light commercial (school type work)
  • Site measurements
  • Preparation of production job sheets
  • Administration of jobs
  • Stock control / material orders
  • Prep end of month job sheets for invoicing
  • Basic computer skills essential
  • Tenders to be received and analysed then set up the project files.
  • Distribute and organise materials for sub-contractor’s tender packages
  • Visit on-site to pre-arrange access for sub trades and to also measure variations and attend client site meetings as/when required.
  • Receive all the material pricings making sure that it is accurate and competitively priced.
  • Supply a competitive quotation which includes all the logistics of the building work, materials and joinery manufacture etc.
  • Once quote all signed off & confirmed you’ll need to obtain building consents for the project.
  • Organise project pre-start meetings with allocated staff members, ensuring project teams have current plans and job quotes.
  • Attend regular weekly production meetings.
  Job details:
  • Type - Full time permanent position
  • Salary - $75k neg with qualifications, skills & experience
  • Hours - Standard week 44 hrs 7:30-5:00 M-T & 7:30-4:00 Fri.
  • Based – Waikato Area near Hamilton
  • Start - A.S.A.P.
Important Additional Requirements to Note:
  1. A brief Cover Letter outlining your current work situation and all experience you have relating to the above Job Description is included in cover letter too.
  2. Your CV must be included & detailed with your relevant work experience to date.
  3. Please note the current notice period you required to give, on your cover letter too.
  4. If you have contacted Appointments Recruitment Specialists before, you are welcome to do so once again, and we would be pleased to hear from you.
  5. Eligibility to be able to work in NZ are very important, please note this in CV.
Patricia Mawhinney    Appointments Recruitment Specialists
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   0800 030 125 (from ALL phones within NZ)
Mobile                         021 500 653   or   (09) 478 9954 
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Appointments Recruitment Specialists P O Box 46-018, Herne Bay, Auckland 1147
New Zealand

Phone: 09 478 9954
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