Diesel Technician - Mt Wellington, Auckland New Zealand - 16178

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Job #: 16178
Title: Diesel Technician
Job Location: Mt Wellington, Auckland - New Zealand
Employment Type:
Salary: $28.00 - $40.00 - New Zealand Dollars - Hourly
Other Compensation: 28-40 hr-depending on skill set, guaranteed 40hr week
Employer Will Recruit From: Worldwide
English written and oral required
Relocation Paid?: NO


Fully Qualified diesel technicians, must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience, franchise / brand  trained.

Need proof of certificates and training.

Would like full heavy truck license.

Would look at diesel road truck, or earth moving equipment and forklift/container handling technicians.


Day to Day Duties:
•    Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
•    Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures.
•    Corrects vehicle deficiencies.
•    Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
•    Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
•    Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.
•    Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
•    Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
•    Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
•    Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
•    Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications.

•    Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.




-    Maintains diesel equipment operation by completing inspections and preventative maintenance requirements;
-    Correcting vehicle deficiencies;
-    Making adjustments and alignments;
-    Keeping records
-    Electrical diagnostics
-    Engine and gearbox internal knowledge
-    Have the ability to work on all faults of the vehicle bumper to bumper.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
-    Qualified through and apprenticeship
-    Franchise training
-    Mechanical breakdown knowledge
-    Ability to work autonomously
-    Tooling
-    Supply Management
-    Mechanical Inspection Tools
-    Technical Understanding
-    Attention to Detail
-    Dependability
-    Thoroughness
-    Verbal Communication