Job details.

Location
Wellington
Salary
NZD30 - NZD40 per hour, Benefits: $30 - $40
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
283101
Posted
about 1 month ago

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Diesel Mechanic

Job details.

Location
Wellington
Salary
NZD30 - NZD40 per hour, Benefits: $30 - $40
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
283101
Posted
about 1 month ago
Diesel Mechanic Opportunities with Tradestaff

Are you an experienced Diesel Mechanic looking for a new challenge? Do you want a change of scenery?  

APPLY NOW

Tradestaff are looking for skilled and experienced Diesel Mechanic across Wellington. Wellington will be the predominate area of work for this role – however you may also be required to work in Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Bay of Plenty and Waikato. This will be discussed further with the successful applicant.


We are looking for Diesel Mechanics with background knowledge and experience (but are not limited to) with the following:
 
  • detecting and diagnosing mechanical and electrical faults in engines and parts
  • dismantling and removing engine assemblies, transmissions, steering mechanisms and other components, and checking parts
  • repairing and replacing worn and defective parts and reassembling mechanical components, and referring to service manuals as needed
  • performing scheduled maintenance services, such as oil changes, lubrications and engine tune-ups, to achieve smoother running of vehicles and ensure compliance with pollution regulations
  • reassembling engines and parts after being repaired
  • testing and adjusting mechanical parts after being repaired for proper performance
  • diagnosing and testing parts with the assistance of computers
  • may inspect vehicles and issue roadworthiness certificates or detail work required to achieve roadworthiness
  • may respond to vehicle breakdown service calls

Ideally, you will be or have:
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience
  • Trade qualifications preferred however scope and length of mechanical experience may substitute for the formal qualification
  • Your own tools
  • Own reliable transport
  • At least 2 work references
  • 100% commitment to Health & Safety
  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Class 1 preferred but not essential

In return we offer competitive rates of pay, varied and challenging work, regular hours with a guaranteed minimum of 30 hours per week, as well as long-term opportunities.

Minimum pay range $30-$40 depending on experience
 

About Tradestaff:
Tradestaff is also a member of the Recruitment & Consulting Services Association (RCSA) of Australia and New Zealand, demonstrating our commitment to professional standards.