Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Level 4-5 NZQA

Contract type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Specialisation: Trades & Labour
Date: 2022-04-20
Salary: NZD31 - NZD62 per hour
Reference: JO-2112-19220-3
Contact name: Daan Heeneman
Contact email:

Job description

- $31 - $62 an hour

- Free parking

- Company holiday homes

Are you an automotive mechanic keen to work on something BIGGER than light vehicles? Want to use your experience to unlock a raft of benefits? Do you have a NZQA level 4 or 5 and tired of working on small vehicles?

Benefits and perks:

•            Industry training + development into a level 5 qualification

•            Earn your base rate plus up to double time with overtime allowances

•            Free parking

•            Central Wellington location

•            Discount on company holiday homes, medical bills etc

•            Free rail travel to and from work

•            Reputable brand who offer a variety of work and truly look after their employees

•            Your expertise and opinions will be valued and respected

Are you a level 4 or 5 Mechanic/Maintenance Technician/ Engineer after a permanent opportunity that offers development, training and a chance to learn a rare skill set? If you enjoy hydraulics, pneumatics and engines then look no further!

In this role you will be carrying out various scheduled preventative maintenance checks, report failures, follow pre-set task instructions and use your fault-finding skills to perform and repair corrective maintenance on Wellington's trains.

What you'll need to be successful:

•            Level 4 or 5 trade qualification (or NZQA recognised qualifications for overseas applicants) within a mechanical discipline **Unfortunately candidates on either lower or higher-level qualifications will not be able to qualify for this role**

•            Ability to analyse and interpret hydraulic, pneumatic controls and electrical circuit diagrams

•            Diagnostic and fault-finding capabilities preferred

•            Minimum of 6 months prior experience in a mechanical maintenance environment

•            Adherence to health and safety compliance and regulations in a safety critical environment

•            Proven experience of relevant engineering specifications, standards and practices

•            Committed to playing an active role as part 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.

If you are interested in having a no obligation conversation about this amazing opportunity, please call Daan Heeneman on 027 299 2515 or apply now and we will get back to you within 1 working day.

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

A pre-employment drug screen and medical is part of the 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 us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Daan Heeneman
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