Job details.

Location
Dunedin
Salary
NZD30 - NZD40 per hour, Benefits: $30 - $40
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
283387
Posted
21 days ago

Job SearchTrades/Engineering

Sheet Metal Worker

Job details.

Location
Dunedin
Salary
NZD30 - NZD40 per hour, Benefits: $30 - $40
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
283387
Posted
21 days ago
Sheetmetal Fabricator/Engineer – Opportunities in Dunedin

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Tradestaff have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Sheetmetal Fabricator/Engineer in Dunedin.

We are proud to be recruiting experienced Sheetmetal Fabricators.

The successful candidate will have experience manufacturing and fabricating Sheetmetal products; Welding with Mig and Tig and working with a variety of steel unsupervised and accurately.

Pay rates range from $30 - $40 starting rates depending on experience.

We are looking for Sheetmetal fabricators/engineers with background knowledge and experience with the following:
 
  • Studying blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine job requirements – the ability to follow and work from plans accurately and unsupervised is essential
  • Mig and Tig Welding – from 1.2mm through to 3mm
  • Selecting, cleaning and preparing metal stock and components
  • Fabricating custom pieces of stainless steel, aluminum and mild steel
  • 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
  • Aligning parts to be joined using hand tools and measuring instruments
  • Examining welds for width of bead, penetration and precision
  • Finishing products by cleaning, polishing, filing and bathing in acidic solutions
  • Cleaning and smoothing welds by filing, chiseling and grinding


Ideally, you will be or have:
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience in the Sheetmetal industry
  • Experienced with Mig and Tig Welding on a variety of stainless, aluminum and mild steel
  • Trade qualifications preferred however scope and length of experience may substitute for the formal qualification
  • Your own welding/fabrication 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.