A Commercial Kitchen Manufacturing Joinery Company, working on large commercial projects to home renovations, from inception to design to installation, are looking for a CNC Wood Machinist Programmer / Operator with a wealth of Industry knowledge and experience to join their team.


Key qualities of an ideal candidate:

  • Ability to setup, programme and operate CNC machinery
  • Proven Cabinetmaking / Joinery experience imperative for role
  • Working experience in 3D Software, able to design a programme from a drawing
  • Create shop drawings using company’s 3D Programme
  • Operating Edgebander machines including cutting and fabrication
  • Read and work from architectural drawings / blueprints
  • Mainly working in the commercial sector
  • Knowledge of commercial Installations


  • Previous hands-on working experience of CNC machinery in Wood Industry
  • Trade Certified an advantage
  • Proven 3D Kitchen / AutoCAD experience
  • Clean NZ Driving Licence required
  • Current Forklift License
  • Able to work unassisted
  • Meet deadlines
  • Produce a high quality of workmanship
  • HIGH attention to detail
  • Reliable & punctual every day
  • A team player with a good attitude
  • Be enthusiastic & not afraid of a challenge
  • Clear fluent English must be spoken in order to follow instructions
  • Follow all health & safety practices
  • Eligible to legally work in NZ



Type:              Full time permanent position

Wage:             $31 – $35/hr neg with skills & experience

Hours:            7.00am – 3.30pm M-F (flexible within reason)

Based:            South Auckland

Misc:               Flat rate overtime available & tool allowance

Start:               ASAP


What You Need to do Now:

If this job sounds like “the one” please email your current CV with a covering letter:

Patricia Mawhinney of Appointments Recruitment Specialists

Email:             info@appts.co.nz

Mobile:           021 500 653

Office:            (09) 478 9954

Free:               0800 030 125 (FREE from ALL NZ phones)




Important Additional Requirements to Note:

  1. Your CV must be included & detailed with your current relevant work experience to date.
  2. Please also note your required notice period at current job, on your cover letter too.
  3. Note your eligibility to work in NZ, this is very important and a requirement for certain jobs.
  4. If you have contacted Appointments Recruitment Specialists before, you are welcome to do so once again, and we would be pleased to hear from you.