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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

  • Day Shift , 45 Hour Week +5-week rotating roster basis, + On-call
  • Competitive hourly rate + On Call Allowance
  • Pt Chevalier Location
Are you a highly skilled Industrial Mechanical Maintenance Technician with a passion for driving efficiencies in a manufacturing setting? Do you thrive in a busy work environment where teamwork and innovation is key?

If so, this may be just the opportunity you’re looking for.

Our client specialises in precision maintenance of laundry technology and production lines for the laundry industry, and we now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join the team, based in Pt Chevalier, Auckland.

A bit about the role
Reporting to and supporting the Engineering Operations Manager, we are seeking a highly motivated hands on practical Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join our client’s Pt Chevalier operation.  This role is responsible for the maintaining and repairing of all equipment and machinery within the industrial laundry facility, ensuring that all equipment is operating efficiently and effectively to minimize downtime and ensure production targets are met.

This role requires someone who is comfortable working across both mechanical and electrical maintenance, to assist the head electrician and provide cover for the wider team. 

Key responsibilities are:

  • Performing electrical and mechanical reactive and preventative maintenance and repairs on all equipment as required adhering to AS/NZS 3000 standards
  • Responding promptly to on-call requests
  • Coordinating with production staff to minimize downtime and ensure smooth production flow
  • Maintaining accurate and up-to-date maintenance records/schedules for all equipment
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations and standards
  • Identifying and supporting opportunities for continuous improvement in equipment maintenance processes and procedures.

A bit about you

  • Trade Certification in mechanical maintenance
  • 3 years’ experience in a mechanical industrial manufacturing environment
  • Experience with automated control systems (e.g., PLC, SCADA, VSD & Servo Drives) 
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings
  • Strong aptitude with problem solving and hands-on fault finding/diagnostic skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good communication skills and a desire to work as part of a team
On offer is an opportunity to work in a very flexible and supportive working environment that will cater to, and get to know you with a competitive hourly rate, experience dependent. Your expertise is vital to us, even during off-hours. Our on-call schedule ensures that your skills are valued around the clock, with appropriate compensation.

If this sounds like you please APPLY NOW! Or, for further information please call Debbie during business hours on +64 9 200 3123 for a confidential discussion or email Debbie@scitexgroup.com.

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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