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  • Technical Finger Jointer & Optimisation skills
  • Experience in Remanufacturing plant operations
  • Join the Red Stag team in fabulous Rotorua

  • Located 5 minutes south of the Rotorua CBD, Red Stag Timber operates Waipa Mill, New Zealand's largest timber manufacturing site. Using leading edge technology the Mill is currently producing 550,000m3 per annum and is focused on providing quality structural timber for the NZ domestic and overseas export markets.

    An opportunity has arisen within our Remanufacturing plant for an experienced Finger Joint Operator and/or Optimisation Technician. This is a fulltime position with hours of work being 40hrs/week Monday to Thursday from 5.00am to 3.40pm, plus Friday overtime/maintenance as required.

    The preferred candidate will be a hands-on and capable person who will:
    • Hold NZQA L4 Finger Jointing or related qualification, or has technical skills in configuring and operating optimised docking lines using Woodeye or Luxscan equipment.
    • Have minimum 5 years recent work experience in a similar Remanufacturing plant operation
    • Have experience operating a high-speed (120 lug/min) Western pneumatic lug jointer or a Grecon Turbo S batch jointer
    • Be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of machine and workplace safety
    • Has experience using industrial adhesives
    • Possess an excellent eye for detail and accuracy, and knowledge of quality systems
    Reliable, physically fit team players with a "safety first" attitude are sought to join the Red Stag team. Pre-employment drug testing and medical screening applies.

    Application forms are available on or by emailing Jamie Brosnahan, HR/HS Administrator Ph. (07) 349-5806.

    Completed application form and brief CV, including copies of relevant qualifications.

    Red Stag Timber Ltd
    Please Quote Reference Number 65378

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