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Electrical Maintenance Engineer Taupō

Lawson Williams Specialist Recruitment

Lawson Williams Specialist Recruitment Taupō New Zealand

3 weeks ago

• Food manufacturer producing quality products to the local and global markets.
• Play an essential role in this reliability focussed business.
• Enjoy the benefits of living and working in a genuine lifestyle location.

The company

Our client has been manufacturing high-quality food products from its site for 10 years. Using their complex and advanced plant, they produce high-volume products for local and global markets.

From day one, they have been focused on sustainability and innovation. They are also a values-based business and seek to build partnerships with customers and suppliers who share the same long-term vision.

Their sustainable business journey is multi-faceted, everyone plays a part, and the role of Maintenance Technician is considered critical in enabling the business to build on its success.

The opportunity

The business provides their technicians/engineers opportunities for growth, and you will contribute to a positive, collaborative culture which actively... encourages opportunities for teamwork.

It continues to invest in state-of-the-art equipment and provides ongoing training and support to keep engineers up-to-date on the latest techniques and best practices.

The remuneration package is competitive offering salary plus other benefits including allowances, healthcare, life insurance, and fuel allowance.

Importantly the business supports a healthy work-life balance, and the engineering team shares common interests outside of work. The location also offers a full range of outdoor activities.

Key responsibilities

As Maintenance Technician - Electrical, you will be responsible for ensuring the maximum operational availability and efficiency of all utility supply, processing and packaging equipment.

This will include carrying out preventative maintenance, ensuring all assigned planned work is completed on time, reporting critical spare parts inventory, supporting process improvement initiatives, contributing to the achievement of Maintenance Best Practice, and ensuring compliance with all regulatory and manufacturing requirements. You will also be responsible for promoting quality achievement and performance improvement throughout the factory.

Skills and experience

To succeed in this dynamic and fast-paced environment, you will:
• Be a registered electrician or hold a current Electrical Trade Certification with NZ Practice licence.
• Demonstrate sound experience with electrical repair and maintenance.
• Ideally have some FMCG manufacturing experience however other industry experience will be considered
• Strong process aptitude and skill would be beneficial.
• Be experienced in using a CMMS system.
• Have the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships.
• Be an innovative thinker with robust solving skills.
• Have the desire to be part of the Company’s culture to continuously improve.

How to apply

Please use the apply function on this page or you can call Theo Lawson on 0231 710 743 to find out more
Taupō New Zealand

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