Mechanical Engineer Apprentice

Huhtamaki New Zealand
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Mechanical Engineer Apprentice

About the Employer

Mō Te Kaitukumahi  

Huhtamaki Fiber Packaging is a global player producing and supplying fiber and pulp based packaging for fresh food and beverages. In New Zealand they operate from Otahuhu, Auckland.

As the global specialist in sustainably produced moulded fiber packaging, they produce the highest quality of food packaging for their customers.  They turn recycled paper and/or virgin pulp into egg trays, egg cartons, fruit packaging, cup carriers and wine dividers.

About the Opportunity

Mō Te Huarahi  

This is opportunity where all work is on site where you will be preparing tools, helping tool changes, machine lubrication, assist in breakdowns and on from there as you progress through the apprenticeship.

About you


For this opportunity you will need –

  • A relevant pre-trade qualification is required for this apprenticeship role
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • A team player mind set
  • NCEA Level two in Maths and English
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving skills
  • An outstanding work ethic
  • Reliable, Self-motivated and keen to learn and continuously improve

Hours of work

Ngā Hāora  

This factory currently runs 24/7 Monday to Friday and the day shift starts at 6am and the evening shift 6pm.

Hours will be discussed with you at interview stage with the client.


Te Tohu  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Trade) (Level 4) with strand in Fitting and Machining

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Date Posted
March 6, 2023
Full time
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