Careers at Breakwater Metaland



Breakwater Metaland is looking for an experienced steel fabricator / sheet metal worker

 Experienced in:

  • Light fabrication, welding RHS frames & gates, 1.6mm thick sheet toolboxes etc.
  • Structural & heavy fabrication
  • Operating guillotines, folders, rollers & press brake
  • MIG, TIG & ARC welding in mild steel & aluminium
  • Oxy & plasma cutting

Position Requirements:

  • Must be fit (Manual handling & lifting required)
  • Reliable & conscientious
  • Able to work in a busy team environment & demonstrate good communication skills
  • Able to work accurately, neatly, & efficiently to set timelines
  • Settled & looking for long term employment


  • Forklift licence
  • Overhead crane experience


Storeperson / Steel Processor Full Time 

We are seeking a reliable, conscientious & self-motivated person to join our steel processing team.

Our store staff are primarily responsible for preparing customer orders of steel & other metals.  This involves moving/handling lengths & sheets of material, cutting to size & bundling.   Loading outgoing customer orders & ensuring the correct items are supplied as stated on a picking list.

Other tasks include re-stocking the steel racks using the overhead crane and keeping things in order and clean & tidy.  The applicant will be mainly operating cold cutting saws, aluminium saw, bandsaws, overhead cranes and forklifts.

With previous experience or further training other processing such as cropping, punching, guillotining, oxy cutting, etc. may also be included.  Applicants that hold a heavy rigid truck licence have the potential to do some relief delivery driving.

The applicant will have the ability to concentrate and remain focused in a busy environment, cope with being interrupted, changing priorities and then returning back to their original job.

Position Requirements

  • Customer Service / People Skills
  • Must be fit (Heavy lifting & Manual handling required)
  • Able to fit into a team with good communication skills
  • Settled & looking for long term employment
  • Abide by Breakwater Metaland’s OH&S Standards and drug/alcohol policy
  • Demonstratable Mathematics and Measuring Abilities


  • Forklift Licence
  • Steel Trade Experience
  • Overhead Crane and Steel Handling Experience
  • Mechanically Minded
  • Heavy rigid truck licence and/or crane truck experience


This is a job that requires a person who takes pride in their work, concentrates, checks and does not like making mistakes. Generally a person who has a trade background or makes things for themselves in steel, timber etc. who knows and understands the importance of cutting a material list accurately to size with the correct quantities and from the right materials.

This is a job that suits a conscientious person who wants to learn and become a valuable member of our team.


To Apply Please Email a Resume to

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