Maintenance Fitter
Please Quote Reference Number 67388
  • Experience in a production maintenance/workshop role?
  • Global leader in on-farm technology and productivity
  • Mt Wellington location

  • We help farmers produce the high-quality protein the world needs and make their everyday better. Tru-Test Group is a leading New Zealand manufacturer of hi-tech agri-business products that have been established for over 50 years. We help improve farmer productivity and profitability through delivering the world's best livestock tools and systems.

    We are looking for a Maintenance Fitter to join our Maintenance Engineering team at our busy Mt Wellington site. You will work within a team that maintains our infrastructure and equipment.

    The ideal candidate will be a tradesman with experience in a production maintenance/workshop role in a lean manufacturing environment. Preference will be given to those with experience in pneumatic and hydraulic systems. You will also complete tasks with a high degree of autonomy and have good communication skills, machining skills (lathe and mill), and welding skills (gas, arc, MIG, and TIG).

    Key responsibilities include:
    • Maintain plant and equipment through published PM plans so process standard times can be achieved
    • Respond to equipment failures in a timely manner applying diagnostic approach to eliminate repetition
    • Installation of new plant and machinery
    • Design and manufacture of jigs and fixtures
    • Keep accurate records of machine maintenance and equipment calibration
    • Make recommendations for improvements to products and processes
    • Participate in improvement programmes
    • Have a focus on health and safety
    • Trade Certificate or similar
    Flexibility to work additional hours as required to meet changes in demand would be advantageous.

    If you believe you meet this profile and want to join a forward looking company, we would like to hear from you. Please apply by attaching your cover letter and CV.

    Tru-Test Ltd
    Please Quote Reference Number 67388

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