Remembering Bill Broadbent

Remembering Bill Broadbent

Remembering Bill Broadbent We are sad to announce the peaceful passing of Bill Broadbent on 5 August 2022 at the age of 86. Bill, together with his brother Jim, founded Maclab in 1973. Bill had a particularly strong interest in Maclab’s production and processes and...
Environment Programme Gold Status

Environment Programme Gold Status

Environment Programme Gold Status We are pleased to announce that in recognition of our commitment to environmental management, the Marine Farming Association has awarded both Maclab (NZ) and Maclab Tasman a Gold Status rating under its environmental certification...
A need to re-think equipment for open ocean farming

A need to re-think equipment for open ocean farming

A need to re-think equipment for open ocean farming The scale of damage done to Tasman Bay mussel farms in the July storm is causing one major company to say there needs to be a re-think of whether technology and equipment designed for sheltered waters can cope with...
MFA Environmental Award

MFA Environmental Award

MFA Environmental Award​ Respect for the environment is a core to our values and as such it was a pleasure for Maclab to sponsor the 2020 Marine Farming Association Environmental award. The very deserving winner of the award was Vaughan Ellis who was recognised for...
Yard Hand / Driver

Location: Nelson, Nelson / Tasman
Job Type: Full Time
Duration: Permanent
Division: Yard

MacLab leads the way in the nutraceutical market.

We use sustainable practices to farm mussels in the top of the South for processing at our modern factory into high value oil products that are exported globally.

The government has ambitious plans for aquaculture to be a $3b industry by 2035, and we are proud to have committed substantial investment as part of this growth. As we ramp up our operations, we are seeking ambitious people to work on our state of art vessel “Vanguard” which operates from Port Nelson primarily in Tasman and Golden Bay.

We’re Looking for People Who Are:

- Holders of Class 4 truck and forklift license;
- Keen to learn new skills and 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 fulltime /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 jobs@maclab.co.nz with Yard Hand as a reference.

Factory Work

Location: Nelson, Nelson / Tasman
Job Type: Full Time
Duration: Permanent | Part Time |Fixed Term
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 at our modern factory into high value oil products that are exported globally.

The government has ambitious plans for aquaculture to be a $3b industry by 2035, and we are proud to have committed substantial investment as part of this growth. As we ramp up our operations, we are seeking ambitious people to work on our state of art vessel “Vanguard” which operates from Port Nelson primarily in Tasman and Golden Bay.

We’re Looking for People Who Are:

- Keen to learn new skills and 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 fulltime /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 jobs@maclab.co.nz with Factory as a reference.