New Zealand Steel, a wholly owned subsidiary of BlueScope, manufactures and markets a range of flat rolled steel products for the building, construction, manufacturing and agricultural sectors. You may know us for our flagship COLORSTEEL® brand or the AXXIS® steel for framing brand.
About the role
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and reliable Operator to join the Metal Coating Plant. Reporting to the Metal Coating Plant Supervisor the primary function of this position is packing, forklift operation and product despatch.
The normal working hours for this position is 48 hours per week (12 hour / 4 shift rotating pattern) however to ensure that operational requirements are met, you may be required to work additional hours when needed.
About the person
To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong team focus, excellent communication skills, an uncompromising attitude to safety and be able to embrace change. You will have a strong work ethic, solid analytical skills and be able to trouble-shoot with a problem-solving approach.
Other key skills that would be an advantage include:
Previous experience of shift work
Excellent mechanical aptitude
Forklift driving experience
Whilst previous experience in a steel manufacturing environment is advantageous it is not essential; You will be fully trained in the principles of the steel process.Being part of the BlueScope brand makes us a strong and successful global company offering connections throughout the world, and providing access to resources and tools from the wider business. We believe our people are our strength, and embrace diversity and inclusion as we aim to have the right people in the right roles to move us into the future. If you enjoy working with people who are practical, put your safety first, and care about the communities in which they work, then New Zealand Steel is the place for you.
Permanent Full Time
Job no: 6501
Closing Date: Friday, 27 July 2018