Industrial Coatings Painter

Babcock International Group has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around $9 billion in 2016/17, we improve the capability, reliability and availability of our customers’ most critical assets across Marine, Land and Aviation sectors.

Nothing is more important to Babcock than the safety of its people, customers and the community in which we work. With the motto of ‘Home Safe Every Day’, we have an uncompromising commitment to health and safety.

As part of the Industrial Coatings team, you will be preparing and applying coatings to a high quality standard using brush and roller as well as air or airless techniques. As a large portion of your work will be based on ships and commercial building structures you will need to be familiar with preparing these surface structures, determining appropriate methods of application, and ensuring coating meets specifications. You will also be comfortable working at heights and on occasion working in confined spaces.

You will be trade qualified as a Painter with expertise in Industrial or Specialist Coatings and certified to operate mobile plant such as Fork Hoist and Elevated Work Platforms. You will impress us with your track record for being reliable and trustworthy with impeccable timekeeping. Additional skills and experience in Signwriting techniques would be advantageous.

We are based in Devonport, arguably we boast the best view in the city! Add that to that employee share schemes, a fascinating naval marine environment and you’ve got the recipe for a lot of fun.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and capable of obtaining a New Zealand Defence Force(NZDF) Security Clearance.

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Job no: KZCJ70521

Location: Auckland - NZ

Closing Date: Friday, 28 September 2018