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Nelson Truck Repairs & Spares Ltd requires a new Diesel Mechanic or 3rd year apprentice to join our rapidly expanding family business which is locally owned and operated and run on family values.

We operate a full mechanical truck workshop and parts department located in Nelson. Our new Diesel Mechanic or 3rd year apprentice will be part of a small but valued team in our busy workshop.

This role involves servicing and repairing a wide range of trucks, trailers and light commercial vehicles. We also service forklifts and other vehicles, such as cars, vans, motor homes, buses and earthwork equipment – our new Diesel Mechanic or 3rd year apprentice won’t be bored!.

Our new Diesel Mechanic or 3rd year apprentice will have:

  • Ability to competently diagnose faults and make repairs with a positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Experience with hydraulics would be an advantage
  • Ability to work efficiently, independently and as part of a team
  • Understanding of workplace health and safety
  • Honest, hardworking and have your own tools (some supplied)
  • A mature ‘people’ person – someone who has a fantastic sense of humor
  • Willing to work Saturday mornings as required
  • Hold a full clean NZ drivers’ licence. Preferably up to Class 5 or be willing to obtain one

We offer:

  • Competitive remuneration based on experience and qualifications
  • Trade discounts
  • Tool allowance
  • Guarantee 42.5 hrs per week (full time, permanent role)
  • Modern workshop
  • Well supported and friendly team where your efforts will be recognised
  • Ongoing training opportunities to support the role and your personal development
  • Work/Life balance
  • Annual health and well-being check-ups

We operate a drug free workplace and have annual health and well-being checks. Pre-Employment drug testing will be required.

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and CURRENTLY LIVE IN NZ.

If you have a positive attitude, are proactive and wish to work somewhere AWESOME – then we would like to hear from you!

Apply now for this role or get more information by emailing Kay Bradley at [email protected]

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