Maintenance Engineering Apprentice - Mechanical
Wiri, Full Time
Please Quote Reference Number 86766
  • Work towards becoming a fully qualified tradesperson
  • Excellent opportunity working for a large progressive company
  • Join our Visy Board team in Wiri Auckland

  • Join a market leader with an overriding commitment to people, culture & the environment.

    At Visy, our people make us stand out from the crowd. We're always seeking solutions, opportunities and possibilities. We look for people who see what's ahead and run towards it. These people are helping us to achieve our vision to become the global leader in sustainable packaging solutions. Together, we can create a better world.

    The opportunity:

    Visy are a global leading, privately owned company in sustainable packaging and resource recovery, worldwide. Visy Board specialise in manufacturing innovative corrugated cardboard packaging solutions using highly automated production machinery. Visy Board Wiri site was established in 1997 and has continuously grown and developed since. We are committed to producing and delivering high quality cardboard packaging throughout New Zealand.

    What we're seeking is a Mechanical Apprentice and an energetic individual who is enthusiastic to learn the skills of the trade alongside fully qualified maintenance engineers. You will be learning and working towards becoming a fully qualified tradesperson in Maintenance Engineering achieving National Certificate in Mechanical Engineering Level 4.

    You can expect to (with guidance):
    • Carry out routine repairs and maintenance on plant equipment
    • Attend to unplanned maintenance tasks, including breakdowns
    • Monitor equipment condition, diagnosis and fault finding
    • Develop maintenance procedures and related documentation
    • Follow and assist managing safety systems
    • Assist in setting up and using the Preventative Maintenance Program
    • Attend classes as and when required and complete all training assignments accurately and on time
    Skills & Experience

    Your toolbox of skills and experiences; you will have:
    • Previous work experience
    • Previous maintenance or production work experience (preferable, but not essential)
    • Full driver's license (or working towards full licence)
    • Minimum of 3 years secondary education
    • NCEA level 2 in English and Maths (required)
    • NCEA level 2 in Science, Graphics and Technology (ideal)
    This is an opportunity to be grow and learn and to progress your career in a company experiencing strong growth. Apply now to be considered for this great opportunity.

    When you join Visy, you're joining a global leader dedicated to making serious progress in the sustainable packaging and recycling industries. We want to find solutions, make an impact and grow our business. If you can help us, you'll fit right in. There's never been a better time to join Visy!

    Please apply now via the link below.

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    You will be required to meet Visy's employment criteria which will include a criminal history check and pre-employment medical (including drug & alcohol testing).

    Visy is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

    Please Quote Reference Number 86766

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