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Detail Connect Limited: Tekla Detailing Technician

Thursday 27th August 2015 - projects@detailconnect.co.nz - PH 027 408 1722

Familiar with Tekla? Does Clash Check, IFC, Model Organizer & BIMsight mean anything to you? Great then read on, we want to hear from you!

We are seeking an enthusiastic team member for a new role as Tekla Detailing Technician at Detail Connect Ltd in Mt Maunganui.

With exciting new projects in the pipeline for clients throughout New Zealand and beyond, a great opportunity exists to further your detailing expertise. You will bring your skills and experience to our small team, and run your own projects in a positive and supportive environment.

At Detail Connect Ltd, we pride ourselves on maximizing the use of Tekla Structures to provide an accurate shop drawings service to the construction industry in NZ.

We currently share 3D models with various Engineers, Architects and Fabricators, utilising BIM (Building Information Modelling) to its full potential; giving us scope to do more than just detail structural steel in the future and pave the way for an exciting future in the NZ construction industry.

To be successful in this role you will need to have:

At least two years experience on Tekla Structures V19 onwards, in the New Zealand market
A proven track record in providing shop drawings for fabricators
Microsoft office ? Excel, word, outlook, Office 365 an advantage
An understanding of construction engineering
Exposure to fabrication processes a huge advantage
Previous experience with other 3D modelling packages such as Solidworks, Inventor, 3D Autocad, Prosteel, Advanced Steel or Strucad
An understanding of the construction industry with experience in writing clear RFI?s
Good communication skills, both written and verbal
Self-motivation and be willing to continuously develop skills in all areas and grow with the company
An ability to take a leading role and make decisions as required
A professional manner at all times


The role is based at Mt Maunganui, Tauranga, Bay Of Plenty, and hours are 8am - 5pm Monday - Friday.
Remuneration package will depend on skills and experience.
You must be able to work in New Zealand (e.g NZ citizen or hold a valid work visa).

Please send your C.V with covering letter to admin@detailconnect.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Calder Stewart: Workshop Manager ? Structural Steel

Friday 14th August 2015 - sean.lloyd@calderstewart.co.nz - PH 03 417 9777


This business is a recognised leader in their chosen markets. With strong values and a proud tradition of providing quality services and solutions they continue to expand regionally and nationally.


They have developed one of the leading structural engineering facilities in the country and have clear ambitions to expand to be one of the leading national players servicing the construction sector.

Joining an experienced team you will take responsibility for the operational management and leadership of a busy steel fabrication workshop. You will ensure the operation is highly efficient & safe, foster a positive team focused culture which is committed to quality and delivering to client?s requirements.


The workshop has implemented leading systems and process (including ISO certification) and part of your role will be to utilise this and continually identify areas for improvement.


As part of the management team you will help achieve the ambitions of increasing production, recruiting and developing the workshop team, and building the profile of the business as one of the market leaders.


We are looking for a motivated manager wanting to develop and grow a business, you will have the following;

? Management of a structural steel workshop
? Understanding of steel construction methods
? Trade Qualifications preferred
? Excellent people management & leadership skills
? Advanced Health & Safety knowledge
? Proven team player
? Computer literate

We remain open to considering applicants from overseas with experience gained in a similar market to New Zealand.


This a critical position and the company will offer an above market salary to attract the right person. There is significant career growth and the real opportunity for you to make a real difference to a business nationally.

Located in Otago you will have some of the best of New Zealand on your doorstep, a cultural University City with leading educational facilities and very affordable housing which offers superb family living. With the incredible Queenstown Lakes and Central Otago high country on your doorstep, the region boasts excellent outdoor pursuits from skiing to biking, fishing and hunting.

This role is being recruited NOW. Apply online or for confidential enquiries contact:

Simon Field
Senior Recruiter, Technical Recruitment Solutions
T: +64 (0) 3 454 6030
E simon@trs.co.nz

Cadtec Draughting Ltd: Junior Draughtsperson

Thursday 13th August 2015 - a.beets@cadtec.co.nz - PH +64 9 2501313

3D steel detailer

Davis Ogilvie & Partners Ltd: Engineering and Surveying Vacancies

Monday 14th October 2013 - admin@do.co.nz - PH 03 366 1653

Please refer our website www.do.co.nz for current vacancies

Eastland Engineering 2004-Ltd: Workshop Foreman

Tuesday 28th May 2013 - info@eeltd.co.nz - PH 06 867 9266

We are currently seeking applicants for the position of Workshop Foreman - Fabrication.

This is a hands on role where you would be overseeing the day to day running of the workshop and smooth execution of projects. The successful applicant would need.
• Supervisory experience.
• High level of welding & fabrication skills
• Current weld certs
• Organisational skills.
• Minimum of 7 years qualified experience.

This role offers a great deal of variety as we undertake a wide range of engineering projects.
Gisborne is a lovely sunny place with affordable housing a strong community and beautiful beaches and countryside. Surfing, hunting and fishing on your doorstep, no traffic jams and short ten minute commutes to work.

E4 Engineering Ltd:

Monday 19th November 2012 - sam@e4engineering.co.nz - PH 03 348 8852

Patton Engineering Ltd: Workshop Team Leader

Monday 27th April 2009 - mike@patton.co.nz - PH 06 872 7120

We are currently seeking applicants for the position of Workshop Team Leader - Fabrication.

Reporting directly to the Factory Supervisor, the successful applicant will be responsible for assisting in the planning and controlling of production activities in our fabrication department. This is a “hands on” role and requires someone with the following attributes and skills:
• Previous supervisory experience
• Excellent welding & fabrication skills
• Must hold NZS4711 or equivalent
• Ability to plan and prioritize work flows
• Computer skills would be advantageous


For further information contact:
Operations Manager
Dave Blakey

Ph: 06 872 7120
Email: dave@patton.co.nz

Or forward CVs to:
PO Box 2140
Stortford Lodge
Hastings 4153