Careers

We are always looking to expand the family here at Dad’s Pies and we have plenty opportunities for you to join a fast-growing, innovative family business. If you are the type of person who can follow the recipe, understands that what goes around comes around, has the courage to speak the truth, sees areas for improvement and acts on those while consciously deciding to adopt a “can do” attitude then you will enjoy working within this high performing team.

Our well connected, privately owned New Zealand Food Manufacturing business, is leading its industry segment in all areas of manufacturing and quality standards. We have been in business since 1981 where it began in a single store, to now 36 years later, in a purpose-built bakery with over 90 staff with plenty more room to grow.

Please send your CV to careers@dadspies.co.nz

  • Maintenance Engineer (Fitter / Fabricator)Engineer / Electrical Fitter

    Take this opportunity to join a fast-growing, innovative family business in a key tactical role. If you are the type of person who can follow the recipe, understands that what goes around comes around, has the courage to speak the truth, sees areas for improvement and acts on those while consciously deciding to adopt a “can do” attitude then you will enjoy working within this high performing team

    This is a chance to combine your outstanding Mechanical and Electrical skills with a Kiwi success story.

    About the Role

    Do you have a “can-do” attitude, seeing problems and speed bumps, not barriers? To succeed in this role, you will be open to forever changing and challenging environments, be a strong team player and willing to support a program of continuous improvement. You will be required to do routine repairs and preventative maintenance, improve your skill base and perform professionally and efficiently. Good communication & personal interaction is essential while ownership of projects and tasks is encouraged. The ideal person for this role will need to have flexibility in their availability for training, project work and to facilitate across a two-shift pattern.

    Key duties and responsibilities include Skills & Experience

    • Pro-Active Preventative Maintenance
    • Assisting in technical and feasibility studies
    • Develop innovative solutions for problematic areas of the facility and implement
    • Ensure all projects run on time and within budget.
    • Resolve design/development problems and implement change
    • Bring a positive approach to work and be willing to assist the team and colleagues where and when required.
    • Undertake work in accordance with New Zealand standards including mechanical safety regulations.
    • Advanced Mechanical skills
    • Good Fabrication Skills
    • Fault Diagnosis
    • Experience in Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Refrigeration equipment
    • Computer/system literacy
    • Strong/friendly interpersonal skills
    • A good sense of humour, and
    • Relevant Trade Certifications
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  • We are always on the lookout for keen individuals to join our casual staff team. This can include packing containers and filling in absentees when required. Please download the application below and send it to careers@dadspies.co.nz if you are interested.