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Commercial Vehicle Diesel Mechanic

LocationTimaru, Canterbury 7910 - New Zealand
Work TypeFull time
Positions1 Position
  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Mechanic
  • Hydraulic Fitter
  • Transport
  • Diesel Fitter
  • Diesel Fitter Heavy Duty
  • Fitters Mechanical
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Mechanic Truck
  • Hydraulic Technician
Job no: 6DHK6
Category: Repair & Maintenance

The Timaru Opportunity

We are looking to employ someone who wants to expand their abilities, and work with some fantastic brands. Here at CablePrice, we are the exclusive authorised dealer for Hitachi Construction Machinery. Furthermore, we are also the authorised sales, parts, and service dealer for the full range of Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner and Fuso trucks in the South Island. This is the gear you will be working on.

If you consider yourself an enthusiastic and experienced Commercial Vehicle technician or a Heavy Diesel mechanic, you’ll want to join our work family here in Timaru. We are looking for someone that we can invest in, and we want to be a part of your professional development. In addition, you will be joining a supportive and professional team of like-minded people.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have the following:

  • Heavy Diesel or Automotive Qualification with 3 years’ experience or maybe 5 years + of heavy diesel experience (with no qualification)
  • Mechanical capabilities and technical skills for servicing of our heavy commercial vehicles
  • A wicked diagnostic ability with analytical thinking to navigate the complex issues that come up in our day-to-day challenges
  • Confidence in your computer literacy and a committed, customer-focused mindset
  • Healthy and Safety Commitment, It is our number one priority here at CablePrice. We look after ourselves and look after each other.  

Why join us at CablePrice:

  • Competitive pay rate: A rewarding pay rate ranging from $38.00 - $45.00 p/hour, dependent on skills and experience.
  • Company Health Insurance: We offer Southern Cross’s ‘Wellbeing One’ plan to our staff and have discounted premiums for your immediate family as well.
  • Overtime Rates: We offer daily overtime rates and weekend rates.
  • Career Development opportunities: We have a commitment to our employees to help them develop and become multi skilled in their career.
  • Tool Allowance: Our technicians get fortnightly tool allowance.
  • Boost Employee Benefits Program: ‘Boost’ connects all our employees with amazing discounts and offers from over 50 of New Zealand’s favourite brands and stores.
  • Uniform & PPE Gear: Customer-facing employees and technicians are supplied with uniforms; this includes PPE gear.
  • Stability: CablePrice Ltd is a well-established and reputable company. This is a permanent full-time position that gives you long term job security.
  • Company Culture: Included in this is a supportive management structure that values your input in finding new and improved ways to achieve successful outcomes for our customers.
  • Refer a Friend Bonus: On top of this, our employees can earn up to $2000, if the referral is successful. $2K is a good weekend away.

About us

CablePrice (NZ) Ltd is a subsidiary of Hitachi Construction Machinery Co. Ltd with a nationwide sales, parts, and service network. CablePrice is New Zealand's exclusive authorised dealer for Hitachi Construction Machinery, Bell Equipment, McCloskey International, HSC Cranes, Montabert, MB Crushers and Isuzu Industrial and Marine Engines. We are also authorised sales, parts, and service dealer for Isuzu Trucks in Wellington, and as of recently the full range offered IVECO from their light commercial, 4x4, right up to heavy duty on and off hi-way truck range in Palmerston North and Hastings.

If you want to work with the best, are passionate about excellent customer service and want a successful future with CablePrice then this is the perfect role for you. Apply now!