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Diesel Mechanic - Construction and Forestry

  • Work on construction and forestry equipment 
  • Opportunity to work in Whangarei
  • Field service role for trade tested technician

Job reference - 3019

We are looking for a versatile technician who can work on construction, forestry, and forklift equipment.

The company

Work for a nationally represented organisation. You will be part of a friendly and productive team in Whangarei.

The role

You will work in a field service position attending to breakdowns and service requirements at client premises.

Duties will include:

  • Maintenance and servicing a range of construction and forestry equipment as well as forklifts
  • Diagnostics
  • Minor repairs on site
  • Workshop based major repairs
  • Customer liaison
  • Ensuring all paperwork is accurate and up to date


The successful applicant will have the following skills, experience, and qualifications:

  • Trade qualified diesel technician
  • Experienced in working on a wide variety of diesel equipment
  • Prior logging experience is an advantage but training will be provided for technicians with a wide variety of other diesel equipment experience
  • Good customer service skills and experience
  • A team player
  • Current full drivers license
  • Currently in Whangarei or willing to relocate to this beautiful cost effective part of New Zealand

In return

  • You will be part of friendly, productive team and based in an affordable part of New Zealand
  • An excellent package is on offer as well as ongoing training and support of a nationally represented organisation

How to apply

Applications are welcome form local technicians, New Zealand based applicants looking to relocate to Whangarei, or offshore migrants looking to secure their first role here in New Zealand.


We are recruiting for 100+ current vacancies across the board.


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.

30 Jan 2019

Work Type:
Full Time
Whangarei Central
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