laser operator in Christchurch

stephanie milnes, randstad
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christchurch, canterbury
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2 years
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job description

My client is a well-respected, market leader in their industry. They are currently seeking an experienced Laser Operator for a permanent position based in their newly built factory/warehouse.

This position is Monday to Friday day shifts with some flexibility around start and finish times.

The Role

In this role, you will be responsible for:

- Operating the laser machine including troubleshooting issues

- Preparing customer orders in a timely manner

- Working as part of a small team to prepare orders

- Occasional forklift and gantry crane operation will be required

- Stock management

Ideal candidate

Our ideal candidate has experience operating a laser cutter, and experience with a Trumpf 5040 6kw or similar would be extremely advantageous (please note: we will not consider any candidates who do not have experience in this area). In addition, you will also have the following skills:

- Ability to work to deadlines

- Comfortable working autonomously or as part of a team

- Great work ethic and positive attitude

- Full drivers license

- Will pass a pre-employment drug test

- Ability to use computers for emails, checking specifications, printing off orders, etc.


This is a great opportunity to work for a stable, financially healthy company that is well-placed for continued growth over the next 12 months. They truly care about their staff and try to ensure the best working conditions that they can. The premises are brand new, clean, and purpose built. An attractive hourly rate is also on offer for the right candidate. Long term there are opportunities to grow and develop your career with this business.

How to apply

If this sounds like you then please apply online today or contact Stephanie from Randstad on 03 338 6166 for more information.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Machine Operator, CNC Machinist, Laser Cutter, Engineer, Laser Operator, Machinist

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School