Chiel Van Asch

Recruitment Consultant – Manufacturing and Trades

Area of Expertise

Production Engineers | Trade and Professional
Foundry Engineers | Operators | Tool makers
CNC Setters & Programmers / Operators
Machine Operators | Production staff.
Quality Assurance | Health & safety | Logistics
Management and Leadership
Technical Sales | Business Development
Fitters | Turners | Fabricators
Maintenance Engineers / Fitters
Service Technicians: Electrical and Mechanical


Sector Knowledge

Chiel has operated exclusively in technical sectors in New Zealand since 2012, he has accumulated extensive knowledge of the industry and has held management positions within manufacturing environments. Over the past 5 years he has recruited on behalf of New Zealand’s most iconic brands whilst giving equal attention to smaller start-ups and specialist organisations. Chiel is perfectly poised to operate in his sector, having once worked alongside the very people he now recruits for.

Outside of work, Chiel can be found huffing and puffing on his mountain bike as he explores the scenic New Zealand landscape.

“Chiel has guided me in the entire recruitment process providing me with the advice and frank answers on his opinion so that I can have an informed information to make my decision. Thank you Chiel!”
– Serene, Placed Quality Manager

Selection of Chiel’s Jobs

CNC Programmer

  • Manufacturing & Trades
  • Fitters, Machinists & Fabricators
  • New Zealand

This Petone-based manufacturing company need a CAD-savvy CNC Programmer to keep the laser cutter and folding machines humming

Maintenance Engineer | Night Shift

  • Manufacturing & Trades
  • Maintenance Engineers/Fitters
  • New Zealand

Keep production humming! This packaging manufacturer needs an all-rounder for a preventative maintenance role on the night shift.

Operating Maintenance Engineer

  • Food & Dairy
  • Production
  • New Zealand

Operate, Maintain and Optimize – Keep the high-speed canning line humming in this newly created role in one of NZ’s leading nutritional dairy companies