Apprentice Hydraulic Tecnician


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25-30 per hour


Engineering, Transport & logistics

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Auckland, Auckland 



Job Description:

We are looking for an apprentice or experienced hydraulic and mechanical engineer who can work with our experienced tecnician on EWP or Insulated Aerial Devices.

If you are mechanically minded then this could be your opportunity to be an understudy to our experienced mechanics who complete installations and testing of our aerial device equipment and off-engine drive air compressors.
Driving is involved in this role, be it in our work truck, ute or the forklift and assisting our engineers with on-time stock deliveries and supplier relationships.
  • Must have a 'can do', positive attitude
  • An understanding of hydraulic and/or electrical schematic drawings would be an advantage
  • Have an excellent interpersonal manner and the energy and personal drive.
  • Ability to prioritise and have excellent time management
  • Excellent listening and learning skills – open to new ideas and coaching
  • Be drug-free and pass a screening test.
  • Be engaged and participate in our company Health and Safety policies, and with the rest of our team.
Experience in driving a forklift is a must. 

Previous experience with EWP or aerial devices would be preferable.

Class 2 truck driving would be a big advantage (Training can be provided)
We are offering the potential for you to progress to a senior mechanic within the company, so you will bring idea’s to the table to help progress the business.

Ready to take advantage of this great opportunity, then your first step is to send me a cover letter by email and attach your CV (with 2 references) to us through the apply button.

Or call Kane and don't forget to mention you have seen this ad on Myjobspace.
Kane Metcalfe
(021) 2233481 
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Company Info
OTEL - Onehunga Transport Engineerin­g Ltd PO Box 13-816, Onehunga 1643 New Zealand.
Auckland, New Zealand

Phone: 09-634 8190
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