Trades Assistant

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to join our Maintenance department at the Tangiwai Sawmill. This is a permanent, fulltime position working approximately 48 hours per week, Monday – Friday between the hours of 6.00am – 4:30pm, with the opportunity to work overtime as required.About youAll candidate requirements include;§A genuine interest in and aptitude for mechanical maintenance.§Demonstrated work experience in a mechanical trades assistant or similar role; heavy plant and equipment. §Competent in the use of hand tools would be advantageous.§Physically fit, able and mentally alert, including the ability to work in confined spaces.§Demonstrated awareness of, and utilisation of workplace Health and Safety systems.§Hold a Full Class One New Zealand driver’s license, and preferably hold or be able to obtain a Forklift endorsement.§Available to work overtime.§Achieved NCEA Level One (or equivalent) at minimum.About usWPI is committed to ensuring a safe and healthy work environment. As part of the selection process applicants will be required to pass an independently conducted pre-employment health and medical assessment which includes drug testing.Please note applicants must be currently located in New Zealand, and legally entitled to work in New Zealand on a permanent basis at the time of submitting their application.