Laser Cutting Operator


Makibe Australia is currently seeking an experienced Laser Cutting Operator with Programmer experience to join our clients team in Narellan (NSW). The successful candidate will be someone with a flexible approach towards both operation and programming of the machine. This position would suit an experienced person with a background in the metal industry.

– Great Work Environment

–  $35 – $40 p/h depending on experience

– 3 Month project with the view for permanency for the right candidate

To apply for this role, you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience using Trutops
  • Reading and interpreting drawings and/or specifications to determine job requirements.
  • Working on Trumpf 5040 Fibre Laser Machine
  • Review work orders and blueprints
  • Operate machines to produce metal work pieces
  • Read routing sheets to determine specifications
  • Loading materials with forklift as required,
  • Placing metal blanks or work pieces into bins, boxes, etc.
  • Ability to work independently as well as contribute as a team member.
  • Sound knowledge of WHS


You must have:

  • 1-3 years’ experience as a Laser Operator ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • Programming experience
  • A current Forklift license and experience operating a forklift
  • Ability to work safely and efficiently
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience setting and programming machines
  • Be reliable and demonstrate a stable work history.
  • A very strong safety awareness
  • Willingness to learn Profile Programming and Plate Cutting


*Please note that all applicants must be willing to undertake a full background check process including a pre-employment medical and security check.

To be considered for this role, please submit your application including your resume and a brief covering letter to:

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