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Ka pūkekotia a Rongomātāne, ka poho kererū a Aotearoa 

About the Role

We’re looking for a skilled Plant Operator to join the team at our Napier Works site in the Acid Plant. This could be your chance to learn a new area of the business and build upon your existing skills and experience. You’ll work alongside the Acid Plant Engineers to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the Sulphur Melter and Acid Plant, meeting the required sulphur quality and production levels. You’ll also co-ordinate with maintenance staff to proactively maintain the plant. Once orientated in the role the successful candidate will be expected to commence study towards the Enchem Certificates to operate the steam boiler.

The role is on a rostered shift basis, and will include some rostered weekend work.

Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role, you will ideally:

  • Have process plant experience
  • Be mechanically minded and computer literate
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Have experience operating loaders and forklifts
  • As a minimum you’ll have a current class 1 drivers licence, but a class 2 licence will be an advantage


For all that you’ll bring, you can expect plenty in return, including:

  • Medical insurance
  • 5% Superannuation
  • Ongoing training
  • Excellent development opportunities across the co-operative

How to Apply

Please apply Rachel Wix, HR Advisor, by emailing your CV and cover letter to

Applications close on Wednesday 24th September.

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