Strength by Nature

Current Vacancies

Listing Title: Maintenance Fitter
Location: Whenuapai, Auckland
Type: Full time permanent
Pay & Benefits: Competitive wages + medical + building products staff card
Approx. Pay: $25 to $35

Work out West and miss the traffic.

We are currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Fitter to join our team to carry out general maintenance of our sawmill and treatment plants.
Our ideal candidate will be an experienced engineer with a proactive, solutions focused approach to work who is comfortable working alone and as part of a team.

You will be self-motivated with good communication skills and be able to demonstrate the following.
- A safety-first attitude
- A strong mechanical and engineering background
- The ability to proactively follow scheduled maintenance
- Be trade qualified
- A full driver licence

Your responsibilities will be but not limited to:
- Preventative maintenance
- General fabrication
- Machining
- Pneumatic and hydraulic repairs
- Fault finding
If you are passionate about machinery and maintenance, we would love to hear from you.
We are a drug free workplace and successful applicants will be required to pass a drug screening test.

Apply now by sending your CV and covering letter to our Maintenance Manager, Andrew Stuckey here.


Pinepac Roundwood is currently looking for mill hand who has a desire to be upskilled with machinery, fork hoist and log loader operator qualifications.

You will need...
• A positive attitude
• To be reliable and fit
• To work 10-hour shifts Monday to Thursday with Friday overtime if available.
• To work well in a team environment
• Current full driver’s license

What we can offer in return...
• A competitive starting rate with annual reviews and career path
• 100% medical cover
• F,W and Class 2 licence training
• Staff purchasing discounts on building materials

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test.

Apply now by sending your CV and cover letter here.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


We are currently seeking a Mill Hand to join our team at our Whenuapai Site to carry out general duties in our sawmill.

Our ideal candidate will have a proactive, solutions focused approach to work who is comfortable working alone and as part of a team.

You will be self-motivated with good communication skills and be able to demonstrate the following:

• A trustworthy & responsible member of the team.
• An open and honest communicator.
• Show respect for and appreciation of other people’s knowledge and ideas.
• Have a can-do attitude.
• Actively demonstrate care for and commitment to Pinepac.

Your responsibilities will be but not limited to:
Assisting operators in production cut plan, grading and volume expectations by sorting, stacking, strapping & wrapping product as directed by Supervisors & Manager.
Assisting our Maintenance team with our preventative maintenance programme (TPM) which includes keeping equipment and machinery well maintained and housekeeping.
To be an active participant in all health and safety initiatives, policies, procedures and practices. Demonstrate a commitment to your own, and others, health and safety at work, and ensure that health and safety is given first priority at all times.
Assist in ensuring Quality standards are achieved in accordance with ISO procedures, visual grading standards and size checks. Compliance with all company Quality policies and procedures.

If you are passionate about manufacturing, we would love to hear from you.
We are a drug free workplace and successful applicants will be required to pass a drug screening test.
Apply now by sending your CV and cover letter to the Production Manager:

Aaron DeJonge here

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.