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Location
Wellington
Salary
$28-$35 per hour
Job Type
Full Time
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262469
Posted
23 days ago

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Fitter/ Welder

Job details.

Location
Wellington
Salary
$28-$35 per hour
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
262469
Posted
23 days ago
Fitter/Welder – Opportunities in Wellington
 
Are you an experienced Fitter/Welder looking for a new challenge? Do you want a change of scenery?  
 
APPLY NOW
 
Tradestaff have Fitter/Welder jobs available across Wellington 
 
We are looking for Fitters/Welder with background knowledge and experience with the following (but are not limited to):
  • studying drawings and specifications to determine suitable material, method and sequence of operations, and machine settings
  • fitting fabricated metal parts into products and assembling metal parts and subassemblies to produce machines and equipment
  • checking fabricated and assembled metal parts for accuracy, clearance and fit using precision measuring instruments
  • forming metal stock and castings to fine tolerances using machining tools to press, cut, grind, plane, bore and drill metal
  • cutting, threading, bending and installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines
  • preparing pattern mechanisms to control the operation of textile machines used to spin, weave, knit, sew and tuft fabric
  • diagnosing faults and performing operational maintenance of machines, and overhauling and repairing mechanical parts and fluid power equipment
  • may erect machines and equipment on-site
  • cutting marked-out metal sections and shapes using hand tools, flame cutting torches and metal cutting machines
  • shaping and bending metal sections and pipes using hand and machine tools, and by heating and hammering
  • repairs to metal products and structures using various welding techniques.
  • joining metal sections using various welding techniques, bolting and riveting
  • examining welds for width of bead, penetration and precision
 
Ideally, you will be or have:
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience
  • Trade qualifications preferred however scope and length of experience may substitute for the formal qualification
  • Your own tools
  • Own reliable transport
  • At least 2 work references
  • 100% commitment to Health & Safety
  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug test
 
In return we offer competitive rates of pay, varied and challenging work, regular hours with a guaranteed minimum of 30 hours per week, as well as long-term opportunities.
 
About Tradestaff:
Tradestaff is also a member of the Recruitment & Consulting Services Association (RCSA) of Australia and New Zealand, demonstrating our commitment to professional standards.