Maintenance Fitter

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Tasman Insulation
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:TINZ20565
  • Closing Date:17 Jun 2021


Tasman Insulation is the market leading manufacturer of residential and commercial insulation products in New Zealand. We have been in business for over 50 years, and we are well known for our iconic Pink Batts brand.

About the role 

You will provide safe and efficient maintenance services completing the tasks scheduled by the preventative maintenance service program, and where required, support timely and well-conceived maintenance repairs. You will be supported in this role by the site electrical service contractors, and you will guide and supervise team works when assigned to you as required. You will also participate in problem solving activities, offering a significant maintenance lead in such 

This role requires a strong partnership with the Manufacturing team.  You will be required to establish and maintain positive working relationships with your immediate team, and the wider production team, assisting with effectively resolving any maintenance concerns, and from time to time, providing your personal help and efforts to the team when there’s a lot going on.

You will be working a rotating 12 hour shift that will involve weekends and public holidays, to provide for adequate support across a 24/7 rotating shift operation.

About you 

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a strong team focus will be key to your success in this role! In addition, we are looking for:

Mechanical fitting trade or similar background - Mandatory
Trained or equivalent skills in: Machine fitting, Trouble Shooting, Extrusion industry and Automation are preferred
Exposure to machinery of a high net value and the actions required to protect investment
High attention to detail
Ability to understand clear direction with a team approach
Work with minimal supervision

The opportunity

We believe in maintaining a supportive environment for our employees where you will be encouraged to develop your technical skills. There is a high level of remuneration for this role as well as a clear pathway to move in to more senior roles throughout the business. We also offer employees a range of benefits including access to our employee education fund for yourself our members of your family, subsidised health care and a range of discounts for retail stores across NZ.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our flexible working arrangements and career pathways.

How to apply
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