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Laminex New Zealand
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Laminex New Zealand forms part of the Building Products division of Fletcher Building Products Ltd, and we are a trusted business partner for decorative surfaces and panel products, offering expert knowledge and exceptional value to our customers. With market leading brands in our portfolio including Strandfloor, Formica, Seratone, Melteca, Lakepine MDF and Caesarstone, Laminex NZ offers residential and commercial solutions for all interior spaces, from benchtops and cabinetry, through to structural flooring, wall lining and commercial joinery.

The Opportunity!

We are looking for a new team member to join our Custom Manufacturing team in our Taupo plant. Primarily you’ll be manufacturing our re-cut panels and bearers, operating a board cleaning machine and a tongue & groove and machine. An integral part of your role will be demonstrating your initiative to perform tasks and duties vital to the smooth operation of our site as and when needed.

6am-4:30pm - Mondays and Tuesdays

6am-4pm Wednesdays and Thursdays

6am-12pm - Fridays

About you

  • You have some experience operating production machinery and performing basic administration tasks in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to show initiative, work independently and without supervision.
  • Be a team player by showcasing willingness to help team members, respectful to cultural diversity and committed to ensuring the team succeeds with all tasks.
  • A strong health & safety focus and the ability to adhere to and champion health & safety best practice.
  • Forklift licence would be an advantage. If you have a Full Class 1 – Light Motor licence, we can assist with your F endorsement.

Why work for us?

Laminex New Zealand empowers its employees to initiate change and consistently contribute to our success through:

  • A healthy combination of participation and autonomy
  • Cultural openness to innovation and acceptance of change
  • Access to training and development programs
  • Personal accountability for results
  • Encouraging and supporting each other in providing a safe and proactive environment.

You will be joining a well-respected company offering fantastic culture, real opportunities for career advancement and a range of benefits that come with working for New Zealand’s largest listed company.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our flexible working arrangements and career pathways.