Coach Builder

Job Description

Global Bus Ventures NZ Limited is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic person to fill the position of Coach builder.

You would be working in a modern purpose built bus manufacturing plant with the rest of our team to produce high quality, world class buses and coaches.

What we are looking for:

  • Someone with a strong work ethic, a high level of focus on detail and who demonstrates initiative.
  • At least 1 year of experience in our industry is essential.


  • You will be responsible for the production of buses and coaches to manufacturers' specifications.


  • Carry out assembly of components and finishing on commercial transport buses.
  • Apply knowledge and experience, selecting tools to fit and assemble fabricated parts in the manufacture of vehicles.
  • Layout, position, align and assemble parts using a variety of hand tools to finish a vehicle.
  • Plan sequence of operations, measure and mark dimensions and reference points for manufacturing and installation of parts. 
  • Make jigs, tools and fixtures as required for production of vehicles
  • Work with a range of metals, plastics and fiberglass for fabrication, assembling reshaping to manufacture a vehicle.
  • Repair vehicles and components by dismantling, straightening, reshaping and reassembly
  • Maintain production plant and equipment, being responsible for hand tools and equipment supplied by the company.
  • Carry out other duties as directed.
  • Have an eagerness and passion to help the company move forward
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team as well as on individual projects.

We are a dynamic company and for the right candidate we offer on-going training, a clean and tidy workshop, friendly work environment and a great team of skilled, experienced and like-minded people to work with.

Coach Builder

Global Bus Ventures

Job type:

Full Time, Permanent

Hours of work:

Hours are variable


Christchurch City, Selwyn