Careers with Able Axcess

If you're ready to make a positive difference in the community, Able Axcess are keen to hear from you. We are welcoming interest in the following positions to join our growing team - helping Kiwi's that need safe access.

Currently Able Axcess Ltd employs 32 staff with 12 installation technicians. We are enjoying steady growth in the business across our three main depots in Auckland, Manawatu and Christchurch. We are looking experienced builders/tradesmen to join the team and boost our Installation capacity.

Installation Technician - Manawatu based - 1st May 2022

Position Description


Able Axcess is an established nationwide supplier of aluminium modular wheelchair ramps. Currently we employ 34 staff with 12 installation technicians. We are enjoying steady growth in the business and need another installer to keep up with the workload in the North Island.

The main responsibilities of the position are:

  • Installation of our modular ramp system and constructing timber platforms at clients homes.
  • Liaising with client's over phone to organise ETA's and delivery routes.
  • Loading of van with all products, tools and accessories from our Feilding workshop.
  • Driving our vehicles to a safe standard.
  • Maintaining a high standard of workmanship in all duties.
  • We may need you to assist with site measures and preparing plans for quoting purposes. Training will be provided for all aspects of the job.

We will provide you with a late model Toyota van, a cell phone / tablet and supply all tools / equipment required to perform the job with efficiency.

Each installation can take up to 5-6 hours, and can be based anywhere in New Zealand. Generally you will be working sole charge and installing the assembly on your own. The job will require overnight travel approx 2-3 nights per week, with accommodation and food allowances.

Our Installers are our prized resource for building strong relationships and delivering outstanding results for our clients.


We require someone with a tidy presentation and excellent communication skills.

Our installers build confidence with all clients, with the goal to exceed expectations.
Some building experience and power tool experience is essential.

We use battery tools primarily but knowledge of Angle Grinders, Circular Saw, Drills and Nail Guns is helpful. Level Timber platforms are constructed where our ramps can't fit in patios and porch spaces etc.

A clean, full NZ driving license is essential. All servicing and maintenance of the vehicle is the responsibility of the installers.
You must show an ability to problem solve, be flexible and comfortable working alone or with a team.

If you have applied in the past, please feel free to apply again - we are keen to hear from anyone looking for a positive career change in the community.

The position is salary based for 45 hours per week.

Click the Job listing above to apply for the role or send your details, CV and Cover Letter to gareth@ableaxcess.co.nz