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GIB® is an iconic New Zealand brand, its heritage tracing back to early manufacturing in New Zealand in 1927. Since then, regular innovations in the wall and ceiling market have kept Winstone Wallboards at the forefront of the New Zealand building supply companies. Our employees work in a variety of roles across New Zealand.

See below for the latest jobs available. We'd love to hear from you.

 

HEALTH AND SAFETY ADVISOR

Auckland

Job Reference #WWB/13945

Advert closes on: 27/09/2019

Winstone Wallboards is the only manufacturer and largest marketer of gypsum plasterboard within New Zealand. We’ve been around for 90 years and are proud to be part of the Fletcher Building family. With manufacturing and distribution sites in Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington we’re known for our customer leading approach and our quality products.

 

About the role 

We currently have an opportunity for you to drive Health and Safety initiatives to ensure we maintain the highest standards of professionalism and compliance across the function. Safety is at the forefront of everything we do and as Health and Safety Advisor you will form an integral part of our team. You will play a key role in championing H&S initiatives for our Auckland manufacturing site in conjunction with the managers, team leaders, team members and H&S colleagues. You will work to enhance and develop a proactive, safety focused culture where employees play an active role in the health and safety of the organisation. You will also take the opportunity to contribute to initiatives across the wider Fletcher Group. You will be an expert in the field with a consultative approach enabling safety to be everyone's business.

 

About you 

We're keen to speak to Health and Safety experts capable of being a key advisor to our site leaders and team members. You can influence at all levels and are passionate about driving a culture where everyone has an innate sense of their responsibility. Our culture is one of accountability and delivery, so you will be passionate about driving the health and safety initiatives. You will ideally have significant H&S experience within a manufacturing/industrial or construction based organisation working across multiple sites.

 

The opportunity 

If this sounds like you we'd like to talk. We're proud to have an industry leading world class safety culture, and we're interested in speaking to people who can make a positive contribution. To apply for this role, email Aurelie Le Gall aurelie.legall@fbu.com or apply online here.

 

 

 

 

LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

Auckland

Job Reference #GIB10031166

Advert closes on: 04/10/2019

Winstone Wallboards is the only manufacturer and largest marketer of gypsum plasterboard within New Zealand. We’ve been around for 90 years and are proud to be part of the Fletcher Building family. With manufacturing and distribution sites in Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington we’re known for our customer leading approach and our quality products.

 

About the role 

We are currently looking for an eager Laboratory Technician to join our team. This role is based in Onehunga, Auckland.

Day to day you will be required to assist with the monitoring, inspection, sampling, evaluation, testing, reporting and maintenance of raw materials, plasterboard product and plant equipment, and in accordance with industry standards. Tasks will also include testing the strength, rheology, viscosity, and setting mechanism of plasterboard and associated products.

 

About you 

You will be able to work in a diverse team, be personable, and display good lab etiquette. This isn't your typical Laboratory Technician role, you must be prepared to get your hands dirty as you will be required to work on the front line from time to time.

You will either have or be able to quickly attain a sound working knowledge of all laboratory procedures, quality processes and customer service with a focus on providing feedback to the operational teams.

The successful person will ideally come from a science or engineering background, will need good computer skills and most importantly a can-do attitude. You will have a methodical approach to your work, and be able to follow written test procedures and produce reports.

 

The opportunity 

If this sounds like you, or you would like more information, please email Kavita: kavita.prema@fbu.com, or apply online here.