Automotive Mechanic / Technician
Generous hourly rate + bonus - pending experience
Full Time, Automotive
Please Quote Reference Number 82742
  • Experienced Automotive Mechanic
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Join us at KAAR

  • Due to one of our valued team members retiring, an opportunity has arisen for a Mechanic to join our team.

    Are your talents going to waste?
    Are you wasting your life sitting in traffic?

    There are so many horror stories out there

    Work conditions that just suck
    And mechanical workshops are some of the worst!

    I asked our team why KAAR?:
    • We have more specialised tools than most workshops inc dealerships. The tools are maintained and no missing bits.
    • The workshops are well organised, we can find what we need.
    • You can tell Kelvin appreciates our effort; he is continually looking for ways to make our job easier.
    • The workshops are very clean and light
    KAAR is a people focused business, no matter what phase of your career you may be in, whether you are an A tech, B tech or a C tech, our workshop team will make you welcome and help you achieve your goals even if it is just a sustainable future.

    Here is a Testimonial from two of our team:
    • I should have moved years ago, it's great to be appreciated and not taken advantage of, and to top it off, I get a bonus every month! Kelvin I'm here till I retire. Thanks.
    • Its nice to work for an employer/manager who I work with not for, and don't feel like I'm just production, thanks Kelvin

    It's time for a change....

    It would be great if you are the best mechanic in NZ....
    But we hire on attitude (before skills)

    Ideally, you will be:
    • At the level of being able to work unsupervised
    • Focused on turning out quality workmanship
    • A driven individual
    • Expecting to be rewarded well, for a hard day's work
    • On the lookout for training opportunities
    • WOF certified or have the suitable experience to achieve it
    • Familiar with latest repair techniques and testing/diagnostic equipment
    Key responsibilities include:
    • Diagnosis of vehicles faults
    • Repair & service of vehicles to a high standard
    • Use of electronic equipment and software
    What's more
    Because you have a great attitude - you'll be thanked each day, It's a simple thing, But we know it carries a lot of weight, Basically, we treat people the way we want to be treated

    If you want to work with a team 
    Who are rewarded with respect as well as a fair pay packet
    Then you should apply.

    We hope to talk with you soon! Please APPLY NOW, To Kelvin with a cover letter including references/referees.

    All applicants and information will be kept in the strictest confidence.

    Please Quote Reference Number 82742

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    (Q1) Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?

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