Day Crew Electrician

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Trades
  • Business Group:Laminex NZ
  • Location:Taupo
  • Job Reference:TLG/16131
  • Closing Date:17 Jul 2020




          Permanent Full Time

About Us:

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 Formica, Laminex, 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.

About the role:

We are seeking an experienced Industrial Electrician to join our Taupo Site Maintenance Team on a permanent basis.  Reporting to the Reliability Engineer, this position is critical in providing electrical services to the plant, including the installation and maintenance of industrial equipment. You will be responsible for:

          Providing reactive and preventive electrical maintenance

          Troubleshooting and providing hands on solutions for repairs and modifications

          Working on improvement projects

          Performing safety checks and inspections

To be considered you must possess:

          Current NZ Electrical registration and practising license, 2 years post qualification experience (preferably in a manufacturing environment)

          Able to analyse problems and implement effective solutions on a timely basis.

          Familiarity with VSD’s, PLC logic, and basic Mechanical skills as well as being computer literate would be an advantage

          A current fork lift licence, along with working at heights and confined space training would be beneficial, though training will be provided to the successful candidate.

          Safety focused with a great attention to detail

          Self-motivated with a can do and positive attitude, and capable of working both independently and within a large team.

Please note a reference check from your current manager will form part of this recruitment process. You may also be required to undergo a full medical, including drug test and other pre-employment checks.