Maintenance Engineer

Engineering & Manufacturing

Seeking a Maintenance Engineer for the Lower part of the North Island.

This position will require someone who is not afraid of getting down and dirty doing long working days. You will typically need to work 6 days a week and possibly up to 60 hours. This will suit someone who is not afraid of hard work and has had previous experience working un supervised. You need to have a broad skill set as you will need to know how to repair conveyors, replace bearings, install / remove conveyors and ancillary machinery, have welding skills, be familiar and competent in the use of hand tools. Must have good communication skills to be able to liaise with other staff and be able to convey back to the supervisor progress of your task and any other items you have seen that may need repairs before they fail. Previous experience in doing repairs on a sawmill would be an advantage

The successful candidate must have a proven work history in the following areas:

– Be competent at doing repairs and maintenance on existing plant
– Competent at removing / installing new machinery
– Be able to remove and repair gearboxes. Reduction drives
– Able to work unsupervised
– Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
– Welding skills
– Machining skills would be an advantage
– Good skills at using hand tools
– Be Safety Conscious in all aspects of your work.
– Have previous experience in maintenance at a sawmill

Benefits of the job:

– Work for a well known successful company
– Become a proud team member of a close knit team
– Have job security
– Excellent remuneration

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

To apply for this job email your details to pwallis@advancedpersonnel.co.nz