Senior Diesel Mechanic

Urgently looking for senior Diesel mechanic with leadership qualities for our client based in Wiri.

Your new company :

Our client a New Zealand owned and operated transport company is a market leader in the industry since the last 50 years and is continuing to grow their employee strength. They are currently looking for a senior diesel mechanic for their workshop in Wiri for trucks only.

Your new role:

The overview of your position is to execute and deliver a high standard of performance in all the duties that you undertake in relation to vehicle mechanics, to be carried out in a competent, timely and safe manner using best standards industry practice.

What you'll need to succeed :

  • Appropriate automotive industry certification
  • Knowledge of automotive and heavy equipment diagnosis and repair
  • Perform preventative maintenance and tune ups with the view to prevent future breakdowns.
  • Perform necessary inspection and repairs to bring vehicles into compliance with all relevant legislation and certification
  • Skill in operating and using industry related tools and machines
  • Pre – COF inspection/maintenance checks
  • Oil changes and grease trucks/Utes/vehicles.
  • Clean full driver’s licence up to class 5
  • Attend all trainings, inductions, health and safety meetings and any other meetings as requested
  • Complete all daily timesheets, job cards and truck maintenance sheets
  • A great attitude goes a long way
  • No previous or pending convictions
  • Must be able to pass a drug test
  • Must be physically fit and strong
  • Be able to provide us with at least 2 professional references.
  • You must be currently living in New Zealand and hold a New Zealand Drivers licence to be eligible for this role

What you'll get in return

  • Permanent employment which is classed as an essential service and remains operational
  • This role is full time working Monday – Friday and Saturdays on a roster
  • Day and Night shift options subject to availability
  • Working in a fast-paced environment
  • Be a part of a growing team
  • An opportunity to innovate and implement new ideas
  • Be able to exercise continuous and process improvement
  • Provision for growth depending on performance and meeting K.P.I’s
  • Learning and development

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Supply Chain & Logistics
South Auckland

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Dornford Goves, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in South Auckland
Level 12, HSBC Tower, 188 Quay Street

Telephone: 098841540

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