Deep Sea Fishing Factory Engineer # 2

Date: 18 Jun 2024

Location: NZ

Company: Sealord Group Ltd

Sealord is one of the largest seafood companies in the Southern Hemisphere.  And with more than 60 years of fishing experience, farming, processing, and marketing operations, our business consistently delivers quality seafood to our customers around the world.


Established in 1961, Nelson Sealord is half owned by the Māori people of New Zealand, through Moana New Zealand (Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd), and half owned by global seafood company Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd (Nissui).  Sealord is one of the largest quota holders in New Zealand with partners and subsidiaries around the world through Nissui’s global links.  Sealord Group has fishing operations, which include all deep-water fishing activities as well as international and joint venture deep fishing activities, in New Zealand and Australia.

At Sealord, we encourage an innovative, safe working environment and a positive culture. Our people are engaged, motivated and likely to tell you that Sealord is their employer of choice. Coaching, career development, succession planning and promotion from within, are aspects of every employee's career journey at Sealord. We have a performance-based culture and pride ourselves on reward and recognition initiatives that recognise top talent and outstanding performance.
Currently, we're looking to add to our team of 1,200 employees and have an opportunity for Deep Sea Factory Engineers #2.
Passionate about the sea, fishing, and developing your career in the industry, including gaining qualifications while you work ...then this opportunity is not to be missed!
Factory Engineers - if you have experience as a motor mechanic or small motor mechanical or engineering experience or just love nothing better than working on vehicles or machinery this job may be for you. The role will include maintining and optimizing the mechanical and electrical performance of factory machinery through innovation and continuous improvement and utilizing the preventative maintenance programmne. This will include maintaining all conveyor belts, trio skinning machines, hydraulics and pumps to their optimum capacity, monitoring electrical systems and stainless steel repairs. The role will also include maintenance in the fishmeal plant fishmeal plant and will involve assisting in the engine room when required. You will working under the direction of the #1 Factory Engineer.

A satisfactory pre-employment drug test and a physical medical assessment will be required to be considered for this role. Applicants must have legal entitlement to live and work in New Zealand.
If you are interested and able to fulfil the requirements, please apply online at