On-farm Diesel Mechanic

We need an on-farm diesel mechanic in Temuka, South Canterbury.


About Our Client

Our client runs large-scale arable and vegetable operations in Mid and South Canterbury, including an almost 3,000-ha one in Temuka.

Originally a small family farm, their business now spans multiple farming districts, uses state-of-the-art machinery, and innovative agronomy-related R & D.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an employer that’s known to have employees who stay long-term; 20+ years!


About the Role

You'll be working on-farm as a diesel mechanic servicing a range of machinery and responsible for providing maintenance, diagnosing issues and fixing breakdowns.

A full-time position within a small friendly team, along with excellent remuneration and employment conditions, would be offered to the right person.

  • Service and maintain implements, machinery, and vehicles
  • Diagnose issues
  • Fix breakdowns


About You

You're a highly-skilled diesel mechanic with solid experience in maintaining a range of diesel engines and machinery. You show a strong focus on safety and possess excellent communication skills.

Proven mechanical skills, including diagnostics, good organisation and the ability to work unsupervised are required for this position.

Skills & Requirements

  • Relevant trade qualifications
  • Experience in mechanical servicing, repairs and mechanical engineering
  • Agricultural experience is a bonus


What's On Offer
  • Full-time, permanent role
  • A wage to match your skill set; $30 - $40+ per hour
  • A wide variety of work
  • Relocation assistance for the right person


How to Apply

If you have the mechanical ability we are looking for, then please APPLY NOW.  In return, our client can offer you the opportunity to fully utilise your mechanical skills in a challenging and rewarding job.

Please note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

On-farm Diesel Mechanic
New Zealand
Timaru ~ Canterbury
Job Group:
Automotive / Transport & Logistics
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