Manufacturing Team Member - Dunedin

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Dunedin
  • Job Reference:PMK AD/20218
  • Closing Date:28 May 2021


Help us build New Zealand! PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s commercial and residential construction markets. Part of New Zealand’s largest listed company, Fletcher Building, we employ more than 2,100 people in over 60 locations across the country and stock more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard.

We have a number of sites across the country with the important job of manufacturing frames and trusses. These timber structures create the walls, roof & ceiling support for people’s homes and a whole variety of buildings, from offices to business blocks to apartments!

Our Dunedin based plant has a busy workload and we are looking at taking on new team members who would like a start with a business who is able to offer a stable on-going workload and opportunities to progress. Working Monday to Friday 6am – 3.15pm with occasional overtime on Saturday’s when required

We are looking for people with a great work ethic, people who are willing to listen and work hard to meet deadlines and are keen to find a meaningful job in an industry which offers lots of potential. We have plenty of examples of people who have developed into Supervisors, Factory Managers, Detailers and other interesting jobs across the PlaceMakers business.  

You will need to be someone who takes pride in what you do, and be willing to put in the effort because we have customers we need to deliver orders to. We want you to appreciate how your job can make a positive impact on them!

We are also looking for the following in the successful applicants:

  • The job will require you to develop hammer hand and nail gun skills, so any practical experience relating to a trade, construction or building would be great but isn’t essential
  • Must be physically fit
  • Exceptional attitude towards health and safety
  • A great ability to work as part of a team

What can we offer you?

This is an exciting time to join our journey as we grow our people and business. You will be offered a competitive hourly rate, genuine opportunities for career development and a range of benefits that come with being part of PlaceMakers and the wider Fletcher Building Group.

Please note: A pre-employment medical, including drug test is required as well as the legal right to work in NZ.