Maintenance Operative

Dependant of experience and qualifications

Job description

Maintenance Operative

In this position, you will undertake a mix of preventive and corrective maintenance tasks and a mix of other interesting duties that would require some training.

The role is responsible for maintenance and operations support, key tasks and responsibilities are as follows:

  • Maintenance of all plant equipment (Planned, Routine , Breakdown);
  • Mechanical works;
  • Fault finding and repairs to equipment.;
  • Monitoring of mechanical equipment;
  • Use of work shop equipment - operating lathe, mill/drill, welding equipment, tools;
  • Undertaking designated operations duties;
  • Monitoring of operations when tasked with this duty.


  • Provide hands-on mechanical experience;
  • Exposure to ‘process’ industry and basic understanding of various technologies and processes is preferable;
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain working relationships with colleagues and contractors;
  • Ability to fault find on mechanical equipment;
  • Proven problem solving skills.

Exposure to industrial plant or commercial buildings and associated services will be a distinct advantage;
along with and Engineering or Technical background.

For more details please submit your cv to: JOBsmith

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

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JOBsmith Recruitment
38 Waring Taylor Street, Level 10, Petherick Towers, Wellington city, New Zealand
Phone : (04) 499 5119 Company Profile Website :
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