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Maintenance Engineer

  • Fulltime and permanent role
  • 40hrs work week / 7am-3:30pm
  • Northshore, Auckland

The Company

Our client is a pharmaceutical company that has been developing and producing innovative supplement formulations from the highest-quality ingredients right here in New Zealand for more than 30 years. We are seeking a highly skilled Maintenance Engineer to join their dynamic team. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the maintenance and optimisation of their state-of-the-art facilities.

The role will require the successful candidate to work closely with other departments to ensure the smooth running of all operations across this multi-site organisation.

Key responsibilities of the role includes:

  • Develop and implement maintenance programs to ensure maximum uptime of all equipment
  • Drive and manage the company’s CMMS system to ensure accurate asset management and preventative maintenance
  • Conduct regular inspections and preventative maintenance to identify and address potential issues
  • Utilise your fantastic hands-on troubleshooting skills, enabling you to diagnose equipment problems, providing effective solutions
  • Ensure all maintenance work is completed in compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Work closely with other departments to ensure effective communication and collaboration
  • Manage and maintain equipment documentation and maintenance records

Qualifications and Skills: 

  • Impressive hands-on maintenance engineering skills
  • Relevant trade qualifications in mechanical engineering
  • Proven experience as a Maintenance Engineer in a pharmaceutical or similar manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of GMP or MPI, and other relevant regulatory requirements is desirable
  • Proficiency in troubleshooting and repairing industrial equipment.
  • Experience in filling machines is an advantage
  • Excellent communication and great interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Fulltime permanent role with 40hrs work week
  • Healthcare insurance for yourself & subsidised for your family
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement
  • A collaborative and innovative work environment.

If you are a motivated Maintenance Engineer looking to make a difference in the pharmaceutical industry, this is the perfect time to join a well respected and successful organisation and be part of our client’s mission to improve global healthcare through innovation and excellence.

How to apply:

Click APPLY NOW we would love to see your CV.  If you require further information please contact Clarence at clarence@scitexgroup.com for a confidential discussion. 

To apply for this vacancy you MUST be a New Zealand citizen, resident, or have already secured the right to work in New Zealand and therefore hold a valid visa.

Scitex specialises in permanent, contract and temporary recruitment – and has done since 1987. We are here to engineer better Mondays. We love connecting talented people with great work opportunities in workplaces where you can thrive and make a meaningful difference. 

Profession: Engineering
Location: Auckland
Work Type: Permanent

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