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Jobs Listing Branding
Company Personnel Placements
Location Ashburton, Canterbury
Pay & Benefits Up to $30 per hour (negotiable), vehicle + phone
Listed Thu 23 May, 2:14 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference JJ123J
  • Opportunity for career development
  • Up to $30 per hour (negotiable)
  • Vehicle plus phone
  • Well regarded company with low staff turnover

Do you enjoy variety, challenge and working outdoors? Do you have a mechanical mind and are good with tools and machinery?

An opportunity has arisen for a mechanically minded person who enjoys problem solving, has good attention to detail along with servicing and fault finding experience, to join a locally owned irrigation company in Ashburton.

This role is a permanent position involving the maintenance, fault finding and repairs of centre pivot and lateral irrigators throughout the South Island and offers future career development with suppliers in USA. On occasion there will be the requirement to stay away from home but all accommodation, meals and drinks are paid for along with the supply of a vehicle. The days are Monday to Friday and rostered Saturdays 1 in every 4-5 weeks, with hours varying during seasonal peaks. The successful applicant will need to be mechanically minded, have some electrical knowledge and have a maintenance background.

Skills or experience should include:
  • A proven maintenance, electrical, mechanical or engineering background
  • Diagnostic and problem solving ability
  • Pump knowledge or understanding
  • High level of communication
  • A full driver’s license

If you are looking for a change, enjoy variety in your work and prefer to work outdoors then call Jo today on 03 308 9675 or email your application to

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