Job Description

Moddex New Zealand has an exciting opportunity for a steel fabricator /boiler maker to join us based in our North Canterbury based production facility.

This is a highly dynamic and structured work environment in a young and energetic business.

This position has become available due to Moddex NZ’s continued growth.

Here’s an opportunity for you to grow and learn with the business, in a brand-new facility set up with all new equipment.

Moddex NZ shifted into a brand-new purpose-built facility in Flaxton, Rangiora in December 2019. Here’s your chance to get out of the rat race commute into the city.

As a primary function of your role, you will be working with the Production Coordinator completing cutting, bending and preparing of parts to fabricate into balustrade and other required items.



  • Operation of Pipe Saw
  • Cut pipe & other materials to specific lengths as shown on production drawings. Pack cut lengths in a way appropriate for the next process stage
  • Operation of CNC Mandrel Pipe Bender
  • Bend pipe to specific details as shown on production drawings.
  • Pack bends in a way appropriate for the next process stage.
  • Fabrication/Welding
  • Assembly of balustrade panels as shown on production drawings.
  • Welding of balustrade panels as per company weld procedure & specification.
  • General “as needed” fabrication for workshop improvements or testing purposes.
  • Dimensional & Quality Checks
  • Checking of outgoing parts to other departments.
  • Factory Cleaning
  • Ensuring all areas of the factory & kept in a neat and tidy fashion ensuring a “Tour Ready” level of cleanliness.

Key Performance Indicators


  • Job Costing
  • Allocated times for each process are met
  • Adapt and apply the principles of lean manufacture to your work processes.
  • Defects
  • NCR’s are kept to a minimum
  • rganisation
  • Adhering to 5S requirements
  • Communication
  • Advising management of any safety, quality or any other issue.
  • Preferred skills and Experience
  • Fabrication/Welding tickets preferred
  • Warehousing
  • Ability to read drawings
  • Use of hand & power tools
  • Forklift License

Company Perks and Incentives

  •  Anniversary Leave - On your work anniversary, take the day off on us!
  • EOM Celebration - Cooked Lunch at the end of the month on us
  • Monthly Mini Game prizes to celebrate meeting department targets.
  • 5 for 5 - We reward and recognise longevity and commitment to Moddex. At every five year anniversary we give you an extra week’s leave

Salary Package approx $55,000-$80,000 based on experience, negotiable for the right candidate

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How to Apply

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