Light Fabrication - Furniture

ISSA Furniture
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Light Fabrication - Furniture
  • Creative manufacturer of Furniture
  • Excellent long-term career path
  • Great training

About the Employer

ISSA Furniture are a manufacturer and importer of commercial furniture based in Auckland.

They pride themselves on excellent service and quality of goods. You can check out their work here:

About the Opportunity

ISSA is looking for someone to step into a fabrication role who is keen to progress to an apprenticeship opportunity. This job is based in ISSA’s Penrose factory. Ideally, you will have a pre-trade qualification.

The type of work you will be learning and doing is:

  • Fabrication
  • Reading shop drawings
  • Understanding dimensions
  • Mig welding
  • Tig welding
  • Stainless welding
  • Tube Welding

If you have any prior knowledge and experience of fabricating machinery, this will be an advantage.

About you

You will be able to take instruction well and learn quickly. You will also have:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • An eye for detail
  • Exceptional workmanship
  • Excellent communication skills with a good command of English
  • Team player attitude and willingness to contribute
  • Reliability and commitment

Hours of work

The team at ISSA work a 45-hour working week.


NZ Apprenticeship in Engineering Fabrication (Light Fabrication), Level 4

  • Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
  • Apply an understanding of the relevant Health and Safety legislation and workplace safety culture in order to work safely and meet responsibilities in a commercial engineering fabrication environment.
  • Interpret drawings and/or specifications and select and use the appropriate fabrication materials, processes, tools, and equipment for the task being undertaken.
  • Apply relevant knowledge of fabrication principles and practices, and problem solving skills, to perform engineering fabrication tasks to industry standards.
  • Apply knowledge of welding to safely weld to an appropriate industry standard in a commercial engineering fabrication environment.
  • Apply an understanding of effective and efficient processes and principles, and quality systems to the fabrication of components and/or provision of services in a commercial engineering fabrication environment.
  • Practice effective communication within an engineering fabrication team and the wider workplace.
  • Recognise the limits of own ability and the importance of working with integrity and maintaining currency in the engineering fabrication field.
  • Produce a range of light fabricated products such as ducting, architectural fixtures, and balustrading from light gauge sheet, sections, and pipes using the appropriate tools and current relevant techniques

Ready to apply?

Date Posted
March 30, 2022
Full time
On application