JOB VACANCY: Assembly Worker (Day Shift)

Hands for the Virtual World

StretchSense is on a quest to ensure everyone has the opportunity to play, create, socialise, collaborate, work, and connect in virtual worlds. Hands are the key to unlocking this. Our hand tracking solution uses a bespoke sensor technology combined with a machine learning pipeline that is the best in the market. Our first product is a stretchable motion capture glove that accurately digitises finger movement to animate characters in movies, games, or drive metahumans in virtual worlds.

We are looking for a production assembler to work on all stages of our sensor production line. Your tasks will include preparation, batch production as well as finishing of our soft stretchy sensors. You will work closely with a great team and engineers to help us create our main product. The work you will be doing is detailed and requires a passion for “getting it right”. Your attention to detail is paramount as you help finish of our remarkable sensors and ensure our customers receive the same exciting experience every time.

StretchSense is proud to design, develop and manufacture our products in our Auckland Factory.

Our Factory operates from 8 am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.

We are a funded company of 60+ employees, with R&D/Manufacturing in NZ, and a presence in both USA and UK.


Role and Responsibilities

  • Preparation of components required for producing sensors
  • Assembly of Sensors
  • Quality control and testing of sensors/components
  • Following instruction as per standard operating procedures
  • Work towards goals set in the production environment
  • Reporting issues on the line and providing feedback to management



  • Holds health and safety to a high standard
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Punctuality, reliability and exceptional work ethic
  • Can-do attitude and willingness to learn our production processes
  • Time management skills
  • Awareness of hazards in a factory environment
  • Soldering experience
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Basic Computer literacy


StretchSense (Sensor Holdings Ltd) is an Accredited Employer with Immigration New Zealand.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.


Role Type
In-house • Permanent • Full-time • Associate


Pay Rate
23.75 NZD – 28.85 NZD (Hour)


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