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Maintenance Fitter

  • Immediate start at this Mt Wellington location
  • Great rates of pay on offer.
  • Ongoing position for either a contractor or temp contract.
Join New Zealand’s leading manufacturer and supplier of packaging and printing solutions! We are currently looking for a skilled Trade Qualified Fitter to join our day shift team at our facility in Mount Wellington, Auckland. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a diverse range of equipment in a progressive and dynamic organization.

Position Overview: As the Trade Qualified Fitter, you will play a critical role in providing engineering and mechanical services to our plant, focusing on the repair and maintenance of production equipment. Troubleshooting experience, particularly with packaging and printing machinery, will be highly advantageous.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Hold a Level 4 Trade certificate in Fitting and Turning or Mechanical Maintenance and Diagnostics, or possess a relevant trade qualification.
  • Demonstrate strong problem-solving skills with a sense of urgency towards production breakdowns.
  • Have a minimum of 4 years of experience in mechanical plant maintenance.
  • Proven ability to execute maintenance according to published PM plans.
  • Exhibit excellent mechanical aptitude, including proficiency in lathe, milling, general machining, and welding/fabrication.
  • Familiarity with pneumatics, hydraulics, and the ability to read and interpret drawings will be beneficial.
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills, with a collaborative approach to teamwork.
  • Be able to work autonomously, driven by self-motivation and a commitment to meeting targets and schedules.
  • Be available for on-call duties every 2 weeks and willing to work overtime when required.
  • Adhere strictly to health and safety protocols.

Qualifications: Ideally, you have experience in a similar fast-paced production environment.

What we offer:

  • A positive, supportive, and professional work environment.
  • Competitive hourly rate.
  • Available for an immediate start.

Note: This position will be offered on a contract basis. As an independent contractor, the candidate will need to consolidate and register their own company, and manage their own taxes, annual leave, insurance, and other related responsibilities.

Additional Information: Only candidates currently in New Zealand and eligible to work in New Zealand will be considered for this role. Applications that do not meet these criteria will not receive a response.

Employer question.

Profession: Engineering
Location: Auckland
Work Type: Temp

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