Plastics Technician - Team Leader
Greenlight Recruitment
Christchurch , Canterbury
10d ago

About the Company

Our client has been operating for over 60 years in the production of rigid plastic packaging, with sites across New Zealand and Australia.

From extrusion and thermoforming to blow moulding and injection moulding, our client is a leader in the industry, changing and adapting to trend and production changes.

About the Role

As Plastics Technician Team Leader, you will be required to operate and oversee the manufacturing of plastic packaging using injection moulding, so experience in this field would be desirable, however training can be given for the right person.

You will be operating state-of-the-art machinery in a clean environment, producing quality packaging for a well-known brand.

Please note, training for this role will be provided on the Day Shift, lasting between 3-4 weeks.

We are looking for : Experience


We are looking for candidates with a natural mechanical aptitude and a background in plastics (preferably injection moulding).

As an experienced technician, you will bring knowledge and initiative to the team to oversee the packaging production. You will be Health & Safety conscious, abiding by the strict rules and regulations of the production area.

Commitment & Reliability

You will be working on an exciting new long-term project, so we are looking for reliability. During night shift you will have sole charge of the plant floor.

This means, if you are someone who arrives late or doesn’t show up, then do not apply. Own reliable transport required.

A team Player

The team need to know you have their back.

For You :

  • Great remuneration on offer
  • Parking onsite
  • Great team environment
  • Every second weekend off
  • Full training given
  • Please note, you must be able to pass a pre-employment drugs test. You will also need to have no criminal convictions to apply for this role.

    Only those with the current, legal right to work in New Zealand will be considered.



    Apply via the link or can call Craig Stephenson (03) 963 1110 to discuss your suitability for the role.


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