Jobs Listing Branding
Location Timaru, Canterbury
Pay & Benefits Competitive Pay!
Listed Fri 2 Feb, 3:41 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 33765ET
- Are you looking for that next step in your career?
- Do you have strong people management skills?
- Have you got experience with heavy earthmoving plant maintenance and repairs?

Due to a vacancy, a promising opportunity has arisen for a Workshop Manager to join one of New Zealand’s leading multidisciplinary civil contractors based in Timaru. You will be managing a team of dedicated field service technicians and in charge of planning and co-ordinating the busy workshop. You will be expected to interact with a wide range of stakeholders and complete personnel management. Working with an extensive fleet of heavy machinery you will have the opportunity to continue to develop your technical skills and experience.

To be successful in this role you will need to have-
• Trade Certification with heavy equipment experience within the New Zealand or International market
• At least 5 years’ experience as a field service technician or in a leadership role; however this position would also suit an experienced mechanic looking for the next step in their carer
• Heavy transport licences would be advantageous
• Excellent communication, planning, organising and reporting skills
• Proven leadership experience/skills
• Excellent understanding of KOMATSU and CAT equipment

You will be working for a family owned and operated company who provide services in farming, earthmoving and irrigation. As an employer this company has strong values and they have a great company culture. This opportunity will provide an excellent stepping stone for achieving your professional goals while working for a stable company who have a strong market profile.

To apply, or if you would like to know more about the role or about other opportunities that we have then please contact our specialist maintenance recruiter today.

Ellie Thomas
035 955786

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.