Jobbing Manager


Job description

Engineering Jobbing Manager   
Mt Maunganui

Did you come to the Bay of Plenty for your holidays?
Did you considered living and working here?
Want to live where most people can only dream of holidaying?  

Come live in a part of the country that offers a wonderful life style with sun, sea, surf, sand, great outdoor activities, award winning cafés, great opportunities, good schools all close by.  

  Our Client in Mt Maunganui a well-established and diverse engineering company, is seeking a Jobbing Manager / Supervisor to manage the day to day activities of their busy and varied engineering workshop and on-site activities.

The ideal candidate will have good hands on engineering experience along with QUOTING residential and light structural manufacture and installation as well as workshop jobbing work in both Sheet metal and Heavy wall materials.  

This is an ideal opportunity to move your career to the next level.

  This is a hands-on role encompassing:
Liaising with clients,
Site measuring
QUOTING from drawings
Procurement and manufacturing administration
Quality control requirements.
Client relationship building
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong problem-solving abilities
Workshop and site management experience  
You will pride yourself on your work ethic and of leading and motivating a diverse team to deliver excellence 1st time every time.  

  Essential requirements include:
NZ experience essential (min 3 yrs at a senior level)
Eye for detail and ability to maintain consistent quality from a team
Experience in Fabrication and Welding in Structural Heavy wall and Sheet metal applications
Ability to understand Cad engineering drawings and ensure all products meet the client’s requirements
Estimating/quantity surveying
Motivating the team to ensure exceptional workmanship maintained within time constraints  

Advantageous Skills and Experience :
Preference to a Trades Qualified Fabricator Welder with leadership experience • Experience in H&S and systems implementation
Experience design and drawing in cad  

It is essential you will have had extensive NZ experience in a wide range of engineering disciplines with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proven strong problem-solving abilities, and delivering projects on time and budget in both workshop and on-site situations.  

 In return, our client can offer a competitive remuneration package dependent on your demonstrated productivity.    

Due to Covid and current border restrictions we can only accept applicant’s currently resident in and eligible to work in NZ  
 If you want to be part of this company’s success story, work in a business where the boss knows your name and H&S is practised and not just because you have to then we urge you to APPLY ONLINE now to 1st Call Recruitment.


Attach your CV and cover letter outlining why you will attract our client’s attention and tell us about your motivations to move to the beautiful, sunny Bay of Plenty.  

1st Call Recruitment
Peter McKenzie  

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