Truck and Trailer Manufacture - Wiring and Piping


Fruehauf NZ Ltd


Fantastic work-life balance with a supportive team, looking for experienced installers for pipe and wiring and installation of axles and brakes.

Fruehauf NZ Ltd are leaders in the heavy transport industry with the design, manufacture, service, and repair of heavy transport equipment. We take pride in all our products and our commitment to quality and customer service ensures only the best trailers carry the Fruehauf NZ Ltd brand. The finishing process is where it all comes together

You are mechanically minded wanting to develop experience in electrical wiring and pneumatic brakes. Ideally, you have experience with heavy vehicle braking systems. You will have a practical experience in a workshop environment. This can be automotive, repair, and/or manufacture, ideally with heavy diesel axels and running gear. We provide good equipment, quality tools and a well organised and fun working environment.

We are looking for a standout and motivated Fitter (Final Assembly) to join our experienced Finishing team. This is a dynamic hands-on role; it will suit someone who likes to work as part of a team and is highly motivated.

FINAL ASSEMBLY essential (must-have) skills, knowledge, and qualifications:

  • Minimum 3-years in a workshop environment
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Experience with electrical wiring (automotive/heavy transport equipment)
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Experience operating a range of engineering power tools
  • Competency using basic hand tools

Desirable (nice to have) skills, knowledge, and qualifications:

  • Experience with Knorr or Wabco systems is an advantage
  • Heavy diesel axels and running gear experience
  • Current AS/NZS 2980 Welding ticket
  • Current NZ Driver’s License – Class 5
  • Current Forklift Operator License

Fruehauf NZ Ltd works on building to standard trailer specifications as well as customised trailers that could range from small builds to 23m and 58-tonne capacity, diverse gated curtain-siders, walking floors, and sliding bodies to name a few, this is a fantastic opportunity if you are passionate about the Road Transport Industry.

Apply now and use the reference code: AKL-FA007

This job listing will expire on 23 December 2022 at 14:43

Contact Information:

Miriam Hutchings