Electrical / Mechanical Field Engineer/ Automation


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60-75K + per year


Engineering, Manufacturing & operations, Trades & services

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Auckland, Auckland 



Job Description:

Looking for a job that is full of technical challenges, trouble-shooting and breakdown prevention? We service a wide variety of automated mechanical and electrical, commercial door equipment. This is a very diverse commercial / industrial field maintenance / engineering role. 
Advantage Door Services is a progressive business locally owned and managed. We have a 23yr history and are into a new growth cycle. 
We have a strong emphasis on customer focus and delivering excellence in workmanship, so you'll not only stretch your thinking cap at times, but also your communication skills. There is a lot of autonomy in this position. 

The position involves a mix of breakdowns, routine maintenance, with some installation and “Standards” compliance reporting. The equipment ranges from Automatic Sliding Doors, Revolving Doors, Gates, Barrier arms, various Hydraulic closing systems and hardware, various types of Fire Doors, Access Controlled Electric Locking, Roller Grilles, Shutters and control equipment. This is suited to someone with both a Mechanical and Electrical skill base.

You will need the following attributes:
*Great communication skills (written and oral)
*Self discipline
*A strong electro mechanical background
*Preferably with some Electrical registration
*Health and Safety conscious
*Ability to follow technical instruction
*Can take ownership and accountability for your work
*You are well presented- we provide a uniform
*You hold a current clean driver’s license

We envisage a successful applicant will be an experienced tradesman from either, HVAC, Appliance Technician, Automotive Electrician, Elevator Technician, Industrial Electrician and have meaningful experience and expertise in their trade and preferably a sound knowledge of Auckland.
Initially, the successful applicant will be trained and “buddied up" with one of our Service Engineers so to get your head around our specialist field, additional training is on-going. As you will already be a time served competent tradesman in your field, we are not expecting this initial training to get you going will be found to be too difficult.

Given the training we undertake, we need applicants to be able to commit to us for at least one year.

If you fit the above criteria, come and join a positive, energetic, professional team. Excellent remuneration and in accordance with your level of ability and relevant experience. We have a very lucrative rostered after hours callout system, flexibility on start/finish times is possible. Service vehicle, uniform, mobile phone. Superannuation and leave enhancements can be negotiated. 

Applicants for this position must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.
Note that we will only make a job offers following a face-to-face interview. Candidates should already be in New Zealand when applying and closely fit the above candidate criteria. We are not looking for a graduate, but someone with  years of related work experience. If English is not your first language, it must be very good! Please note that only short listed candidates who closely resemble the above criteria will be contacted.
Company Info
Advantage Door Services Limited 2/38 Eaglehurst Rd Penrose Auckland 1060 New Zealand
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Phone: 09 570 9700
Web Site: http://www.advantagedoors.co.nz/

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