Jobs Listing Branding
Company Silver Fern Farms
Location Christchurch City, Canterbury
Listed Tue 13 Feb, 10:04 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 3882
Silver Fern Farms is New Zealand's leading marketer, processor and exporter of premium quality lamb, beef, venison and associated products. We are a regionally significant business: with annual revenue in excess of $2bn, 7,000 employees, seven offshore offices, 14 processing sites in New Zealand and exporting to over 60 countries.

'Inspirational Food created by Passionate People' is our vision as a food company. We are committed to excellence with a level of skill, expertise and care that allows us to bring the very best of New Zealand to the world.

We have an excellent opportunity at our Belfast plant, located on the outskirts of Christchurch, for a highly motivated and skilled Tradesperson. Reporting to the Services/Maintenance Engineer, this position is critical in providing engineering and mechanical services to the plant, including the maintenance of industrial equipment.

The successful applicant will have the following skills and attributes: -

  • Relevant Mechanical Trades Certification.
  • Excellent general knowledge of engineering repair and maintenance.
  • Ability to analyse problems and implement effective solutions on a timely basis.
  • Be self-motivated and capable of working both independently and within a large team.
  • Organised, with the ability to plan and prioritise workload in a challenging environment.

The Shift Maintenance Fitter will undertake repairs, maintenance, alterations and additions to processing and processing related plant, equipment and systems. If you are interested in using your mechanical skills on a large industrial site, and like the idea of working for one of New Zealand's largest food exporters, we look forward to hearing from you.

To apply, click on "apply now" below to submit your interest.

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