Mechanic - Diesel & Equipment

Job title : Mechanic - Diesel & Equipment
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Holly Southworth
Job reference : HS69377
  • Work for a leading contractor with guaranteed hours

  • Great team culture & working conditions through winter

  • Fantastic employee benefits

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Mechanic to work for a leading contractor based in their south Auckland workshop. We are looking for someone who has the skills and experience behind them to hit the ground running.

This role is workshop based and required you to have experience on a range of heavy diesel agricultural & earth works equipment as well as automotive.

The ideal candidate:

  • Trade Qualified mechanic (or time served - bonus points if you have Diesel Experience)

  • 5 - 10 years experience

  • Full license preferably Class 2

  • Knowledge of diagnostics, auto electric's and hydraulics is an advantage

  • Can comply with and understands the critical nature of Health and Safety laws and policies

  • Can manage work given to them by their manager and be relied upon to get it done and in an acceptable time

  • Has initiative and can see what makes things tick and therefore know how to fix things that don't tick right

  • Is flexible and reliable with strong problem-solving abilities

  • Understands the importance of teamwork and is not afraid to muck in and help the team achieve

  • Strong communicator with a great sense of humour

  • Understands and can demonstrate attention to detail

As an employer this company is known for investing in its staff through training and progression opportunities. The hourly rate is great, overtime is available they also offer other staff benefits, including use of company holiday homes across NZ & tool benefits.

They have an excellent company culture, where family always comes first, in an incredibly stable industry, great rates with guaranteed hours, have regular social functions and Friday BBQs.

This company is also looking for a junior / TA/ Apprentice mechanic, someone who is mechanically minded and would like to start ground up - possibilities to lead to an apprenticeship for the right candidate with the right attitude.

If this is ticking the boxes for you, Apply online, send your CV to quoting reference HS69377 or call Holly Southworth on 09 601 8979