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Heavy Parts Interpreter

Heavy Parts Interpreter

Job Title: Heavy Parts Interpreter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Auckland
Reference: 621317 1
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Job Published: November 05, 2020 10:45

Job Description

Job reference - 621317
  • A rare opportunity to train into heavy transport if you are not already
  • Opportunity to join a specialist heavy parts organisation
  • Excellent package and career prospects for the successful applicant

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About the company
Our client is looking for either a heavy or light parts specialist to join a company that supplies the heavy automotive sector in New Zealand.
This is a global company offering an abundance of opportunities and a rare chance to make the transition from a light automotive background to heavy transport.
The role
This role is split into 2 key areas: spare parts and logistics / planning. In this position you will be in regular contact with clients ensuring excellent service, product knowledge, and product supply.
The duties for this position include: 
Logistics / Planning (20% of the role)
  • Managing the client order process from order confirmation through to completion of the order
  • Oversee production orders and build programmes as required
  • Ensuring orders match quotes and technical specifications
  • Check stock availability for work in progress
  • Manage the back-order process
  • All relevant invoice and administration paperwork
  • Picking and packing stock in conjunction with the warehouse
  • Stock take and stock control
Spare Parts (80% of the role)
  • Attending to counter sales
  • Be able to read parts catalogues
  • Handling all email and phone orders
  • Maintenance of effective parts library
  • Following pricing guidelines
  • All other parts duties 
The ideal applicant will have the following skills, experience, and attributes: 
  • Above all, the successful candidate should have the right attitude and personality to fit into the already successful team
  • Experience in the heavy road transport truck and trailer industry is preferred however we will consider candidates with a light automotive background
  • Strong planning and logistics capability
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Good computer literacy
  • Sales and product focused
  • A flexible proactive worker
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Must pass a drug and alcohol test
  • Have no criminal record
In return
  • This role will enable the successful applicant to join a busy and productive team in the East Auckland area
  • The salary is highly negotiable dependent on previous experience and level of skills
  • Career potential is excellent as the role is planned to develop further
  • An excellent opportunity to secure an interesting and varied role
How to apply
This vacancy is only open to NZ citizens, residents, and those with Open Work Visas.
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For more information contact the team at Automotive Employment NZ Ltd for a confidential discussion.
Phone during NZ business hours: Freephone 0800 67 57 47 from landline and mobile. The international landline is +64 9 271 3200.