Mechanical Fitter - Rail Plant

Job title : Mechanical Fitter - Rail Plant
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Peter Henderson
Job reference : PH71714

About The Role

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Fitter to work within Rail Services division in either Auckland or Wellington. We are seeking reliable and motivated candidates who are looking for a long-term career in a rapidly growing industry. This is an amazing opportunity to develop new skills and become part of an award-winning team.

The key responsibilities & skills essential for the role are:

Maintain various items of rolling stock and mobile plant used within the rail industry including:

  • Resurfacing machines (Ballast Tampers / Regulators)

  • Track re-sleepering and renewal equipment

  • Road Rail Vehicles

  • Mobile Flash Butt Welders

  • Light vehicles and trucks

  • Elevated Work platforms

  • Small plant

  • Conduct fabrication, machine overhauls, servicing & repairs

  • Conduct hydraulic & electrical troubleshooting and repairs

  • Ability to work from technical drawings, electrical & hydraulic schematics

  • Hold a Certificate in Heavy Plant Mechanic or Mechanical Trade or Automotive Electrical trade certificate/s or equivalent

  • Ability to write maintenance reports

  • Ability to undergo pre-employment medical including drug & alcohol testing

  • Computer literacy and Microsoft office programs

  • Previous experience Plant equipment hazard assessment or technical assessment and report writing

What's On Offer

  • Engaging and inclusive learning and flexible work environment

  • Excellent pay rate

  • Opportunity to work on state-of-the-art rail plant

To apply, click apply or send your CV to quoting reference PH71714. For more info or a conversation about the role, call Pete on 04 917 0855