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Company Description

At Wade Group, we are a high-quality design and manufacturing business and have been successful in the niche market of high-quality speciality vehicles. Leading in many areas of the transport industry from both one off custom design and build to production run type projects. Wade Group builds a vast range of custom built vehicles for our client’s unique needs.

We have opportunities for experienced or qualified Coach Builders or Motor Body Builders with a good eye for quality to join our team.

Job Description

  • Constructing framework sections in metal, wood, fibreglass and other materials using shaping machines and cutting and welding equipment
  • Bolting, screwing, riveting and welding sections together to form complete frameworks
  • Cutting and shaping panels of sheet metal, aluminium and reinforced plastic and attaching to frameworks using hand and power tools
  • Modifying assembly line vehicles to special requirements
  • Preparing new vehicle trim work according to drawings and sketches, removing old coverings and fittings from vehicles and taking new measurements
  • Installing internal trim in vehicles
  • Attaching door trims, rubber seals, locks and handles

Qualifications

  • Experience in constructing purpose built vehicles for example: buses, coaches, horse floats, ambulances, fire trucks or other similar vehicles
  • An aptitude for mathematics the ability to interpret plans and instructions
  • An interest in design and fabrication of metals
  • High technical skill
  • Trade qualification or equivalent time served
  • Experience with an array of workshop tools including welding, cutting and shaping machinery
  • Strong work ethics and a focus on quality
  • The ability to problem solve and make suggestions
  • Great English communication skills and a 'can do' attitude
  • High energy levels and the ability to work autonomously

Additional Information

This is a great opportunity for skilled tradespeople to join a fantastic team manufacturing a world class product. We offer immigration and relocation assistance, a competitive remuneration package, personal development and excellent working conditions.

 

To apply for this position contact Carl Fitzwater

carl (at) wadegroup.co.nz

For unsurpassed quality, drive a Wade

Contact our team today