Fitter Welder


Job ID:


Reference #:

FLD-FW 004


per hour


Automotive, Driving, Manufacturing & operations, Trades & services, Transport & logistics

Job Views:



Auckland/ Palmerston North, Manawatu / Wanganui 



Employment Type:

Full time

Job Description:

Fruehauf NZ Ltd. are leaders in the heavy transport industry with the design, manufacture, service and repair of heavy transport equipment. Fruehauf NZ Ltd work on building to standard trailer specifications as well as customised trailers that could range from small builds to 23m and 58 tonne capacity, diverse gated curtain-siders, walking floors and sliding bodies to name a few.
  • You will work from engineer drawings to manufacture high quality truck and/ or trailer units
  • We take pride in all our products and our commitment to quality and customer service ensures only the best trailers carry the Fruehauf brand
  • A Southern Cross Medical Insurance package is available to all staff and you can drive your income with ample opportunity for overtime benefits

Job Requirements:

Due to our growth we are looking for Fitter Welders now!
Key Responsibilities
  • Fabricate and weld as instructed by the Team Leader/ Manager
  • Follow welding and engineering standards and procedures
  • Follow engineering drawings to use correct parts and materials
  • Meet and exceed standard build/repair times
  • Ensure accurate recording of inventory against jobs and accountability of hours on time/job cards
  • Operate and maintain all workshop tooling and equipment in line with manufacture instruction
Skills and Experience
  • Medium to heavy welding and fabrication (5 years)
  • Mig Welder – with current AS/NZS 2980 Welding Ticket
  • Using all basic workshop tools and machinery
  • Interpreting engineering drawings
  • Have attention to detail with quality output
  • Working as an individual or part of a team
  • With a great attitude and a good work ethic
  • You can think outside the box when finding solutions
  • Strong focus on Health and Safety
Have you got what it takes as a skilled welder to work with excellence in a diverse and challenging environment? Apply now to work in Feilding by sending your CV to

Fruehauf NZ Ltd are dedicated to a safe working environment and all successful candidates will undergo a pre-employment medical inclusive of a drug and alcohol test. To apply for this position, you will legally be entitled to work in New Zealand and be available for an interview in person.
Company Info
Fruehauf NZ Limited 21 Hobill Ave, Wiri, Manukau, 2104
New Zealand

Phone: 0274421015
Web Site:

Company Profile

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