Waipa Sawmill, Rotorua
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  • Qualified maintenance Fitter / Technician
  • Previous team leadership experience preferred
  • Join the team at Red Stag in Rotorua!

  • An exciting opportunity has arisen in the site's Energy Centre for a qualified maintenance Fitter/Technician to join the team, working on a dayshift roster. This role will provide leadership to a dedicated Maintenance Fitter and specialist mechanical contractors required to maintain the plant.

    The preferred candidate will have previous Team Leadership experience and possess a minimum L4 Mechanical Engineering qualification or similar, and have sound heavy industrial experience.

    The role reports to the Energy Centre Coordinator and is expected to take a hands-on and proactive approach to achieve plant reliability. A key focus will be the efficient co-ordination of boiler-related maintenance, in conjunction with the Operational Team members.

    For a high performing candidate, this role offers a unique training opportunity to become fully qualified in Boiler Operations. A career path towards fulltime Boiler Operations, working rotational shifts once fully qualified is the aim.

    Preference will be given to candidates who have made some progress towards an ENCHEM qualification, and who have some understanding of wood waste fuel systems, steam generation and prior work experience in similar plants.
    A pragmatic and committed approach to safety in the work environment is essential.

    A pre-employment drug test and medical also applies.

    Apply online via our website

    Applications including a brief CV and copy of relevant qualification should be received by Friday 29th October 2021.

    For all enquiries contact Kelly Robinson, HR Advisor Ph. (07) 349 5831 or email
    Red Stag Timber Ltd
    Please Quote Reference Number 82826

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