Maintenance Fitter

Urgently seeking experienced Dairy Maintenance Engineers for leading manufacturing facility. Taupo Based.

This leading manufacturer is a successful Maori business. Located on the edge of Taupo township and built on strong values of Excellence, Kaitiakitanga, Tikanga, Integrity and Innovation, which guides their business decisions. Our client is not just at the heart of New Zealand's dairy industry, but at the core of NZ culture. They have a global reach on the shelves in 23 countries with their products being sourced from local dairy farms. They pride themselves on being the only dairy factory to use sustainable and renewable geothermal energy to power their state-of-the-art manufacturing processes which includes a Powder plant with a spray dryer and a UHT plant.

On their behalf we are on the hunt for x2 Mechanical Technicians to join their in-house maintenance team. Your focus will be on preventative maintenance across mostly automated production as well as assisting on all breakdowns. To be successful in this role you will have strong fault finding and diagnostics skills, have excellent time management skills and have a proven work history within either the Dairy or Food & Beverage Manufacturing Industries.

To be suitable for this role:

  • Trade qualified Mechanical Fitter
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience Food Manufacturing Industry (Must include dairy exposure)
  • Experience with fast moving, highly automated production
  • Experience with a variety of processing equipment, such as canning/bottling high speed equipment
  • Positive attitude and excellent work ethic

What's in it for you?
You will be on a fantastic shift pattern, 4 x 4 shift roster, (two-days followed by two-nights, 12-hour shifts) and a fantastic package of base rates and overtime.
Our client is recent winners of the Outstanding Maori Business Leadership Award from the University of Auckland Business School and Maori Agribusiness Award at the MPI Good Employer Awards. They offer great opportunities to progress your career and even have their own haka and waiata.

If you are looking for a role that will propel your career, give you on the job training and allow you to be a part of an awesome working environment apply online today, send your CV to quoting ref HS66910 or call Holly on 09 601 8979
This role is open to ALL correctly qualified candidates both within NZ and Abroad.


Job Reference HS66910
Location Waikato
Type Permanent
Category Engineering
Immigration Requirements Has the right to work in NZ
Consultant Name Holly Southworth
Consultant Phone Number 096018979
Consultant Mobile Number
Closing Date 08/09/2019
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