Heavy Fabricator – Nelson

At Brightwater Engineering we truly believe that our people are our greatest asset. We want hard workers but also believe you should have the time to play hard too. We are a family oriented business and encourage spending time with your family, getting outdoors, sports or any of your other interests, however if overtime is an incentive we’ve got that covered too. 

We are looking for highly skilled and experienced fabricators and welders to help us drive improvements and growth.  We are willing to pay an extremely attractive rates and generous overtime rates and relocation packages for the right people. If you believe you can tick the below boxes, get in touch to discuss the exciting career opportunities as part of the Brightwater team.

  • Hard Working
  • Commitment to safety
  • A good fit within our great team
  • Skilled Fabricator or Fitter
  • Quality driven
  • Solution focused,
  • Proven experience running successful workshop jobs an advantage 
  • Relevant Trade Qualification 
  • Effective mentor to today’s apprentices to grow the very best future tradesmen

About Us:

Brightwater Engineering is one of the largest fabricators in the top of the south, with branches and employment opportunities in Nelson, Greymouth and Auckland our facilities include on site blasting and painting, machine shop and an in house CAD design team. The work we do is varied and interesting with many established clients throughout New Zealand and a high degree of repeat business.

Brightwater Engineering has a strong focus on the Health and Safety of its people.

About the Nelson, Tasman region:

Here in the top of the South Island, you’ll discover a place to experience life beyond the ordinary. A place where all the best bits of New Zealand are distilled into a single destination, with a palpable energy, vibrant culture and arts scene, and an array of stunning natural landscapes to explore. A place where it’s easy to connect, but where disconnecting is valued too, with beaches, rivers, lakes and mountains located just a stone’s throw away. A place where affordable living meets city working, where connection breeds creativity and innovation and where there is time for life balance to become a reality.

You must be physically fit with the ability to pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol test.

How to apply:

Submit your CV and cover letter via the Seek Job Application process. 

Applicants will only be considered and acknowledged where they have a New Zealand or Australian passport.

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