Golden Bay Whalery

Golden Bay Whalery

MacLab is proud to be a financial sponsor of the Golden Bay Whalery. There are few museums in New Zealand that have a whale skeleton on display, and the Golden Bay museum is exceptional due to its proximity to Farewell Spit, the country’s most significant whale...
A new vessel on the horizon

A new vessel on the horizon

To assist with our Golden Bay expansion and other marine farming operations, we have under construction in Whanganui a state-of-the-art vessel which will we believe will set a new benchmark in performance and capability in our industry. At 30 metres long, the vessel...
Factory Work

Location: Nelson / Tasman

Job Type: Full Time

Duration: Permanent

Division: Factory

MacLab leads the way in the nutraceutical market. We use sustainable practices to farm mussels in the top of the South for processing into high value products at our modern factory in Tahunanui. Our culture provides a great place to work where our people are valued, work is enjoyable and rewarding. As we ramp up our operations, we are seeking enthusiastic people to join our team in our Nelson factory.

We’re Looking for People Who Are:

  • Keen to learn new skills;
  • Have a good level of physical fitness;
  • Reliable with good work ethics;
  • Team players with a positive attitude;
  • NZ resident or have a valid NZ work visa;


We operate 24/7 with 3 shifts per day and offer flexibility around days and hours worked. Both permanent / fixed term and full-time / part-time positions are available.

Why Work for Us?

  • Attractive remuneration;
  • Great working conditions with a focus on health and safety;
  • Excellent on-going training provided;
  • Variety of work within a friendly team;
  • Excellent career opportunity.


If you are keen to be a valued team member of a successful company, please submit your application online or email to with Factory Work as a reference.