Assistant Machine Operator / Folder Operator

Job Description

We are seeking a reliable and physically fit individual who takes pride in their work to join our Wellington branch. If you are ready to join a company that is growing at a rapid rate and has a great reputation, apply now!

What you will be doing:

  • Marking jobs for production
  • Operating or assisting with operating various machinery
  • Supporting product manufacturing to the highest standard in the required time frames
  • Performing accurate preparation of materials
  • Assisting with loading / unloading, regular stock takes and machinery maintenance
  • Operating the fork hoist
  • General housekeeping duties

Our ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience/attributes:

  • Experience in machine operating or manufacturing roles (or eager to learn)
  • Roofing / steel handling background preferred but not necessary
  • Fork hoist license and warehouse experience is an advantage
  • Physically fit and capable of manual handling
  • Reliability and ability to think on their feet

For the right person for this role, we are offering a competitive hourly rate plus overtime allowances. The role is Monday – Friday hours with some occasional weekend work required. We also offer great staff benefits including an insurance package to those eligible!

The Company:

The Roofing Store is a New Zealand owned and operated company, producing superior high-quality lightweight roofing solutions. We are one of the leading suppliers who manufacture and create long run roofing, metal tiles, architectural steel roofing, cladding systems, rainwater products and all the accessories required.

Assistant Machine Operator / Folder Operator

The Roofing Store Ltd

Job type:

Full Time, Permanent

Hours of work:



Lower Hutt, Wellington


$20.00 - $25.00 per hour