Diesel Mechanic

Location: Auckland
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200244749_1705534736
Salary: NZ$40 - NZ$45 per hour + Health Insurance, Phone
Bryar Metcalfe
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A well-established family-owned business based in East Tamaki is seeking a qualified Heavy Diesel Mechanic. This role will be varied within their maintenance team to assist in servicing and repairs of heavy plant and equipment, small plant and equipment, and trucks. We need someone who can work not only within a team but also works well autonomously.

As part of your role, you will be:

  • Servicing of diesel engines - both manual and automatic gearboxes
  • Pre-checks and road worthiness checking
  • Maintenance of service machinery as and when required
  • Servicing of Tractors, Farm Machinery, Forklifts, Diesel Engines and Road Diesel Engines
  • Be able to use hand and power tools

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • You must be a trade qualified diesel mechanic
  • Minimum 3 years' experience servicing diesel engines including Japanese and European engines
  • Minimum 3 years' experience servicing heavy civil machinery, including Caterpillar
  • Can think on your feet and confident in decision making
  • Confident in carrying out mechanical vehicle checks
  • Knowledge of auto electrics advantageous
  • Recognise problems and diagnose issues
  • Excellent communicator
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

What's in it for you:

  • Permanent position
  • Competitive hourly rate up to $45 per hour
  • Monday to Friday work - Hours will be 7.00am until 4.00pm, every second Saturday morning shift but some flexibility could be required at times
  • Working within a family owned and operated business
  • Phone allowance
  • Health insurance
  • Working with a dedicated team that ensure your Health and Safety are our number one priority

If you're interested in applying, hit apply now or give us a call on 09 526 2635.

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