A South Auckland Jobbing Shop specialising in the supply of high-quality sheetmetal components and fabricated assemblies to NZ’s leading manufacturers and retailers. They are looking for an experienced “hands on” CNC Punch Programmer with a flair for design to join their team.


With this role, there will be opportunities to advance within the company for candidates displaying a good aptitude, as they are also looking to incorporate some managerial duties with the potential of becoming the Production Manager once a sound knowledge of their processes & business is acquired.


Skill based requirements we are looking for:

  • Previous hands-on CNC Punch Machine Op experience
  • Creating & modifying CNC programmes for punching machines
  • Designing parts, creating drawings to customer requirements
  • Manufacture samples / prototypes from proof of concept using a range of machinery
  • Assisting with inspection and quality controlLiaise with staff and customers at a technical level
  • Continually look for & assist in making process improvements within company


Suitable candidates must have following skills and abilities:

  • Ability to read, create and interpret technical working drawings
  • Proficient user of CAD/CAM software (TruToPs Punch, FabriWIN and SolidWorks)
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing concepts
  • Strong knowledge of sheetmetal manufacturing processes
  • Able to work unsupervised, multitask and prioritise workload
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Currently living in and have the right to work in NZ (including NZ Work Visa)


Job Details:

Salary:            $70k – $75k/pa neg with skills, qualifications

Type:              Fulltime Permanent job

Location:        South Auckland

Start:               ASAP


To APPLY please send an up-to-date copy of your CV & covering letter to dennis@appts.co.nz

If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to give me a call:

Kimi Coleman or Dennis Mawhinney – Appointments Recruitment Specialists

021 888 500                 (09) 478 9954             0800 030 125             www.appts.co.nz