Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Location: Wellington Central, Wellington
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200127499_1566252476
Salary: NZ$28 - NZ$29 per hour + competitive overtime allowances

Are you a Lvl 4 or 5 Mechanical Maintenance Technician/Engineer after a permanent opportunity that offers development, training and a chance to learn a rare skill set, then look no further!

You will be responsible for undertaking various maintenance inspections as set out in manuals, fault finding and planned maintenance, service and repair of essential parts of a fleet of heavy vehicles (not trucks).

You will need the following:

  • Level 4 or 5 Trade qualification (or NZQA recognised qualifications for overseas applicants) within a mechanical discipline *** Unfortunately candidates on lower or higher level qualifications will not be able to qualify for this role ***
  • Minimum of 6 months prior experience in a mechanical maintenance environment
  • Ability to analyse and interpret hydraulic, pneumatic controls and electrical circuit diagrams
  • Proven fault finding abilities.
  • Proven experience of relevant engineering specifications, standards and practices
  • Adherence to health and safety compliance and regulations in a safety critical environment
  • Strong self-starter and a desire to grow and progress career
  • Committed to playing an active role as port of a Zero Harm culture
  • Solid understanding of how to be part of an efficient and "well oiled" team, all working toward a common goal.

What you'll get in return

  • Work with a stable employer who offer a variety of work and truly look after their employees
  • Working within a rapidly expanding workshop with a team of like-minded people
  • Your expertise and opinions will be valued and respected.

If you feel you are the right person for the job, or would like further information, please call Daan Heeneman on 04 473 99 15 or apply directly through this site.

Please note that applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a current, valid NZ work permit, and need to be available for an immediate start here in Wellington.

A pre-employment drug screen is part of our recruitment process. We will also need to be able to contact 2 relevant -workplace- referees.

If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please call us for a confidential chat about your career.