Machinist Fitter


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Engineering, Manufacturing & operations, Trades & services

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Employment Type:

Full time

Job Description:

Busy little machine shop with 3x lathes, 1x milling machine and a radial arm drill + portable line borer + Horizontal Borer, working with a team of engineers and hose technicians carrying out break down jobs and some project work for the Forestry, agricultural, sawmill and factory industries.

Successful Applicants need to hold a Full Drivers License and be:

  • Honest, reliable, flexible, punctual.
  • Trade qualified in maintenance & diagnostics OR General machinist / engineering or similar will be an advantage. (Being able to weld would be an advantage but not a necessity).
  • Be able to work unsupervised with good communication skills.
  • Be able to liaise with customers regarding work and time frames and organise work load + materials where required.
  • Must be able to fit in and work well in a team environment (fabrication and hydraulic work is carried out in the same workshop).

Common jobs / scope of work.

  • Machining hydraulic ram components - rebuilding hydraulic + pneumatic cylinders.
  • Machining flywheels.
  • Machining pins, bushes, and bosses for various types of equipment.
  • Machining shafts to close tolerance's for various types of equipment.
  • Some breakdown/shut work at various factories/sawmills.
  • Some line boring on site or at the workshop (skills can be taught if never used before).
  • Some small welding jobs where required.

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

Company Info
Armoured Engineering Limited
Waikato, New Zealand

Phone: (07) 378 1660
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