Quality Assurance & Environment Technician

Juken New Zealand (JNL)

Juken New Zealand (JNL)

Quality Assurance
Kaitaia, New Zealand
Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023

About Us

Juken New Zealand Ltd (JNL) manufacture high quality solid wood & laminated veneer lumber products. With production plants located in Gisborne, Kaitaia and Masterton we service local and export markets. Working extensively in the NZ forestry and wood processing industries for over 30 years, we are key employers in the areas in which we operate.

About the role

We have a great opportunity for a motivated and experienced Quality Assurance and Environment Technician to be based at our Triboard Mill in Kaitaia. You will report to the Compliance and Environment Supervisor and will be part of our national team of Compliance and QA&E professionals. You will support the Compliance & Environment Supervisor to undertake a variety of Quality and Environmental related activities that assist the achievement of JNL compliance requirements.

This is a fulltime role working 40 hours per week Monday to Friday.


$45-60K per annum

Key responsibilities:

  • Contributing to maintaining the quality process and systems, manufacturing processes, environment, and environmental processes and systems certifications and compliance
  • Preparing for and carrying out sample testing to ensure compliance with relevant standards, or organise for external agencies to do so
  • Providing site quality and environmental non-compliance reports to relevant parties and monitor resolution and closeout

Our ideal candidate:

  • Previous experience in a Quality Assurance role, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Focus on continuous improvement
  • The ability to work as part of a team or independently
  • Ability to think innovatively and analytically
  • Ability to communicate effectively and convey information to a range of audiences

What we offer:

  • A flexible working policy
  • A friendly and supportive team environment
  • A competitive salary in line with your experience and qualifications
  • Company Superannuation Scheme (in addition to Kiwisaver)
  • Discounted Southern Cross Health Insurance
  • Access to a generous JNL workplace savings scheme, leave entitlements and other benefits
  • Relevant learning and development opportunities to support your career development

If this sounds like you, look no further and apply now!

For more information on our business please visit

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. The successful applicant will be required to undertake pre-employment drug and medical tests, as well as a criminal record check.

Closing Date: 30 September 2023

We will be interviewing prior to the closing date.