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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.

 

FITTER 

Auckland

Job Reference #WWB/10025585

Advert closes on: 19/11/2018

Winstone Wallboards is New Zealand's only manufacturer and largest marketer of gypsum plasterboard, drywall systems, associated products and services.

 

About the role 

We are looking for an Industrial Mechanical Maintenance Fitter, for our Manufacturing Plant in Onehunga.  This is an exciting role working for New Zealand’s most dominant brand in the plasterboard market. You will be tasked with carrying out CMMS tasks/routines, maintaining high levels of plant reliability & availability, communicating with key internal & external stakeholders, identifying potential hazards/defects and the need for repair and most importantly contribute to our high standards for health and safety.

 

About you 
You will have a trade certificate in Fitting and Turning, Level 4 Maintenance and Diagnostics and/or other relevant trade qualification. Experience working in maintenance of continuously operating industrial plant and the ability to read and interpret technical drawings are a must. You will maintain a high level of organisational awareness, strong communication and stakeholder management skills. You have sound technical and mechanical aptitude, coupled with a strong understanding of machine and process safety. You will be a driver of continuous improvement and maintaining a successful innovative culture.

 

The opportunity 
As a full time employee part of the wider Fletcher Building family, you are entitled to numerous company benefits. You will also be joining New Zealand's only manufacturer and largest marketer of gypsum plasterboard.

For more information, please contact Bianca Vulinovich on 09 5259887 or apply online here

 


 

 

 

TECHNICAL TRAINING ADVISOR

Auckland

Job Reference #WWB

Advert closes on: 23/11/2018

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 

Reporting to the Technical Support & Training Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that our materials, systems and solutions are understood and used correctly by a range of market groups. Our technical support and training function plays a vital role, in conjunction with Sales and Marketing, in taking Winstone Wallboards’ offerings to market. Technical support, training and information are key brand differentiators and enable us to offer continued customer support. 

This role is a new addition to our current team of three where you will be responsible for providing technical support to a range of external customers such as Vocational Training Institutions, Builders, Fixers, Stoppers, Architect and Designers, and Key Customer Groups and Organisations. You will also deliver and support industry training programs which will allow us to ensure that we’re meeting our business objectives. A large majority of our customer support and technical advice is offered over the phone, so you will need to be comfortable working in this environment too.

 

About you 

This is a varied role where you will need to utilise your technical skills and expert communication skills. Experience in the commercial and/or residential building industry, preferably with GIB® Systems and Products. You will be working with a range of internal and external stakeholders and your ability to build rapport easily is essential. Your capacity to prioritise tasks and manage your time is key.

 

The opportunity 
This role will allow you to provide input  into a variety of company initiatives and exposure to senior stakeholders across Winstone Wallboards and the wider organisation. There will be ongoing training provided and the opportunity to leverage knowledge and skills from across the Fletcher Building organisation. 

If you’re looking for a role where you can continue to develop your technical knowledge, and training abilities please contact Aurelie at Aurelie.legall@fbu.com, or apply online here.