Maintenance Fitter

Our client, a well-known food processing company is looking for a trade qualified maintenance fitter to join the engineering team at their plant in Rolleston due to increasing productivity and manufacturing demands.

In this interesting role you will be responsible for carrying out plant and machinery maintenance, running repairs on machinery and the overhaul of light and heavy industrial equipment. You will play an integral role in ensuring the smooth operation of the plant’s production machinery and minimising down time. In this fast moving environment, you’ll need to be able to hit the ground running.

Whilst food experience is not essential, you will need to possess good, all around mechanical skills in hydraulics and pneumatics and excel at mechanical fault-finding. A background in FMCG manufacturing would be ideal. 

In summary, the requirements of this role are, 

  • Trade certificate in a mechanical trade
  • Mechanical fault-finding skills
  • Industrial/ production experience 
  • Welding/ fabrication skills
  • Physically fit
  • Flexible to work weekends if required
  • Current work visa or NZ residency

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