Technical Training Advisor

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Environmental Health and Safety
  • Business Group:Winstone Wallboards
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:WWB19571
  • Closing Date:27 Oct 2021


Like You, We’re Proudly Building New Zealand! It’s something we are proud to have been a trusted part of, for over 90 years and counting. Every day, passionate and dedicated people come together as an industry to help build healthy, sustainable homes, creating a better future for all New Zealanders.

GIB® Plasterboard is the number one choice by customers in New Zealand.  Our quality and reliable products, along with our unparalleled service and support is what sets us apart. When you start with us, you will learn that we are all brought together by the passion we have for putting the customer at the heart of everything we do.  

The role
Our technical support and training function plays a vital role, in conjunction with Sales and Marketing, in taking Winstone Wallboards’ offerings to market. Reporting to the Technical Support & Training Manager, you will join a close knit team of 5 and be based in our Penrose offices when not meeting with outside market groups. Your role will involve;
  • Ensuring that our materials, systems and solutions are understood and used correctly by a range of market groups
  • Providing technical support to a range of external customers such as Vocational Training Institutions, Builders, Fixers, Stoppers, Architect & Designers and Key Customer Groups & Organisations
  • Delivering and supporting industry training programs
  • Providing customer support and technical advice over the phone, so you will need to be comfortable working in this environment too

About you
  • Experience in the commercial and/or residential building industry, preferably with GIB® Systems and Products
  • Strong technical skills, attention to detail and expert communication skills
  • The ability to build rapport easily is essential
  • Your capacity to prioritise tasks and manage your time is key
  • Team player who enjoys working in a close knit team with collaborative work

On offer
  • Opportunity to provide input  into a variety of company initiatives
  • Ongoing training provided and the opportunity to leverage knowledge and skills from across the Fletcher Building organisation
  • Competitive remuneration including a company vehicle

The opportunity
This is a career opportunity that offers challenge, variety and scope! The role is designed to attract candidates of superior calibre and it includes some awesome benefits and perks that comes as part of a large construction and building materials company. If you would like to join a second to none culture in a Kiwi icon, multi award winning business, please apply by visiting