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Company Waste Management NZ Limited
Location Auckland City, Auckland
Listed Tue 13 Mar, 6:12 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference LMAK73581
About Us

Waste Management NZ Limited is New Zealand's leading resource recovery, recycling and waste management provider. We're committed to safeguarding our beautiful environment through sustainable management of our valuable resources. Put simply, sustainability is what we do.

We are leaders in the transport industry in NZ and recently announced our move to electric trucks as part of our commitment to sustainability:

About The Role

We are currently seeking an experienced Diesel Mechanic to cover our night shift in the Penrose branch. In this role, you will make sure that our vehicles and associated equipment are maintained according to the company policy and vendor recommended programmes through regular technical inspections. This is a role which provides 24hr 7 day call-out response on a roster basis.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring that vehicle and unit servicing is conducted in accordance with the company Preventative Maintenance Programme.
  • Liaising with Operations Supervisors for availability of vehicles for maintenance.
  • Maintaining vehicle records by annotating all inspections, servicing and repairs on the job sheet and the in-cab Vehicle History File.

To be successful in this role, you will need to hold a National Certificate in Heavy Auto Engineering and have experience in the maintenance of heavy road vehicles. It is beneficial if you hold a valid NZ Driver's license. Preference will be given to those with hydraulic systems diagnostics and maintenance experience and/or experience in automotive electrical/electronic fault diagnosis.

A Qualification in welding to AS/NZS 2980 would be an advantage as well as your experience in Computerised Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).

We understand that our people are our biggest asset. At Waste Management we will invest in your personal development and provide future career opportunities. We also offer a great company culture and you will get to work with a strong team of like-minded individuals.

How to Apply

Applicants should currently be in New Zealand and hold a current work visa / residency or NZ citizenship.

If you believe you have the skills and experience to be a part of this exciting and growing business, please click'apply now'.

WM is an EEO employer and promotes drug and alcohol free workplaces. Only applications from those with the legal right and ability to work in New Zealand will be considered for this position.

Where to find us?

If you like to learn more about our business and services please check us out or

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