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Plasma/Brake Press Operator Vacancy



We currently have positions available for machine operators at varying levels of experience, to join us in our fast-growing company in our brand new, custom-built workshop. 


Cut Fold NZ is a family owned and operated business based in Te Awamutu and runs alongside it’s brother company – Edwards Engineering Services Ltd. 

The owners, Brian and Kirsty Edwards, strive to create a fun, hard working environment for all employees.  

“It's all about working hard while still having a great time.”  

Our team is passionate for growth within the business, and we are excited to bring operators on board with the same drive and determination as the Cut Fold NZ family. 

Cut Fold NZ has potential for huge growth within 2023, including a big move to our new 1850m2 purpose-built workshop. 

We are looking for a superstar candidates with a can do attitude to help us succeed in this. For the successful applicants Cut Fold NZ provides potential for career development opportunities. 


Duties will include: 

  • Operation of plasma, and/or brake press machines  

  • Ensuring deadlines are met 

  • Machine Maintenance 

  • Ordering consumables 


For this position you will need the below attributes:

  • Good people skills 

  • Good computer skills 

  • Great attention to detail and finishing 

  • A positive attitude and great communication skills 

  • Experience operating a plasma/brake press machine would be an advantage, but training will be provided for the right person 


Benefits for working for Cut Fold NZ 

  • Work with a fun, enthusiastic team 

  • Unlock your potential - we encourage and assist with professional and personal development  

  • Well compensated hourly rate  

  • Free lunch Friday 😊 every Friday we provide a BBQ lunch  

  • Work in a modern, brand-new workshop  


We operate a busy fast-paced workshop, with clients who expect top quality workmanship and deadlines that require the extra mile from our staff. 

Please note: only applicants who are permanent residents of NZ will be considered for this position.

Please email your CV and cover letter to [email protected]  Subject line: Plasma/Press Brake Operator Vacancy 

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