Production Welder (Steel)

Job Description

We are looking for a motivated, time served Production Welder (Steel) to join our friendly team, based in Horotiu, Waikato. In this role you will be undertaking high quality Tig and Mig welding to agreed standards, manufacturing high quality products for the Agricultural/Dairy sector in NZ and overseas markets


  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience MIG (TIG advantageous)
  • Practical operational engineering experience; with a keen eye for detail
  • Knowledge of metals and their properties
  • Be physically fit
  • Be customer focused
  • Be comfortable and proficient with hand tools and handling metals
  • Be committed to quality and continuous improvement
  • Be a good communicator and want to be part of and contribute to a great team environment
  • Be honest & hardworking
  • Drivers Licence and own transport

Additional Information

Benefits of joining the team:

  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Great team environment
  • Family orientated/flexibility
  • Modern facilities
  • Supportive training environment and cross skilling opportunities
  • Overtime (with penal rates)
  • Recognition of Long Service
  • Annual Flu vaccinations /hearing testing

Company Description

Waikato Milking Systems is one of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers of dairy systems and technology. Our focus is on high performing milking solutions and dairy technology including rotary milking systems, herringbone and parallel systems, dairy automation, milk yield recording, cow identification, animal heat and health systems, sorting and animal management, dairy management systems and milk cooling. Waikato Milking Systems global headquarters and engineering divisions are located in Hamilton, NZ with offices and Warehouses in Australia, USA, UK, Ireland, and China, with agents and customers in every dairying nation in the world.

How to apply:

If you think you have what it takes, then we would love to hear from you.  Applicants must have the right to live and work in NZ. Please note our pre-employment process includes a ministry of justice check. Apply online today!