Assistant Operator or Experienced Machine Operator

Job Description

You will either be an experienced Roofing Machine Operator or ready to take on a new challenge, as full training will be provided. Either way, we are seeking a focused and reliable individual who takes pride in their work to join our Feilding 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 the flashing/steel folding machinery
  • Programming the machine for efficient and effective use of materials
  • Operating the machinery with care and expertise
  • Manufacturing products to the highest standard in the required time frames
  • Performing accurate preparation of materials
  • Assisting with regular stock takes
  • Operating the fork hoist
  • General housekeeping duties

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

  • Roofing manufacturing and steel handing background desirable, but not essential
  • Fork hoist experience and license would be an advantage
  • Warehouse/production environment experience
  • Experience loading and unloading the trucks
  • Some manual handling of the steel products will be necessary, so you will need to be psychically fit and capable
  • Quality control experience
  • Reliable and takes pride in own work

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.

For the right person, 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

Assistant Operator or Experienced Machine Operator

The Roofing Store Ltd

Job type:

Full Time, Permanent

Hours of work:



Palmerston North


$20.00 - $25.00 per hour