Heavy Diesel Mechanic

Manukau, New Zealand

Reference: 5788688

  • Work with a variety of hire plant
  • Provide valuable support to our Mechanical Apprenticeship Programme
  • Great team environment

At our workshops we maintain and repair wide variety of gear and we're currently looking for a Heavy Diesel Mechanic to join the team. You need to be experienced working with a wide variety of plant including compressors, excavators, rollers, loaders and other small and heavy diesel machinery. We'd also like your expertise in training oversight and mentoring of our mechanical apprentices'. This is a fantastic chance to join a busy industry with a real opportunity to build on your existing skills and develop your career.

What you'll do:

  • Diagnose and carry out repairs and preventative maintenance to hire plant
  • Attend breakdowns/scheduled maintenance on customer sites as required
  • Provide expert assistance and guidance either in our branches or on customer sites as required

What we can offer:

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • A great team-working environment
  • You'll be working for one of the most recognisable names in the Hire industry

What you need:

  • A full Driver Licence (other Classes and Endorsements an advantage)
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical information
  • Basic to intermediate computer skills and good record management techniques
  • Either a trade qualification or significant job experience working with heavy diesel engines and construction equipment

Join Hirepool direct from school or study

In 2019 Hirepool was asked by Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) to take part in a video case study about the Auckland CBD Jobs & Skills Hub (https://cbdhub.co.nz/).  The Hub connects people (including school leavers) with employers and jobs and career pathways that match their skills and interests.  Watch the video below and hear from two of our team who joined Hirepool direct from school/study.