Heavy Diesel Mechanics - Wanaka

About Transport Repairs

We are the Cummins Engine Dealer for Marlborough, Otago and Southland, we are a SouthPac Trucks Ltd Dealer, supporting the premier brands of DAF, Kenworth and TRP products in Marlborough, Canterbury, Central Otago and Southland. Our workshops are modern, with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, including the latest diagnostic tools. Our parts department provide diverse products and high stock turn over, leading the industry. We support the road transport industry, are growing rapidly, and we are part of the Dynes Transport and HW Richardson Group.

The Job

Like the outdoors?? skiing in winter, boating in summer? We are opening a new 4 bay workshop 10 minutes outside of Wanaka to support the road transport industry in the central Otago region. Transport Repairs will be sharing this site with Upper Clutha Transport where there will be a brand new workshop and a new Allied fuel stop. This branch will also be supporting our busy Cromwell workshop so there will be plenty to do. We are willing to pay up to $5000 for each new qualified diesel mechanic we hire as a sign on payment*. Also, we offer relocation assistance* but in return for all this, we are looking for keen, motivated, qualified individuals who seek a long and rewarding career in the heavy automotive industry. 

Skills & Experience

Min of 4 years heavy diesel experience with Trade certification or nearing the end of certification.

Good ability diagnosing faults. Experience with diagnostic equipment (JAL test) would be an advantage but not essential as training will be provided.

Experience in breakdowns and call outs.

DAF and Kenworth experience would be an advantage but not essential.

Experience in looking after a fleet would be ideal but not essential.

Demonstrate a passion for working on heavy diesel vehicles.

Ideally have a class 5 license or would be willing to obtain through our company training programme.

A positive work ethic with the ability to work as part of a team and independently.

Be prepared to work within Transport Repairs H&S guidelines and policies at all times.

What we offer

Excellent remuneration package that will be based on your skills and experience.

Company incentive laden training programme.

Modern workshop, working on modern trucks and trailers.

Sign on fee*

Relocation fee*

Discount fuel*

Discounted tyres*

If you feel like you need a change of scenery, what are you waiting for - apply now and come join us at Transport Repairs.

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