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Vehicle Mechanics – Diesel & Petrol – for NZ Vehicle Inspection roles

Are you a NZ mechanic with a desire to come home for sun, lifestyle, and Pavlova? Or maybe you’re a UK mechanic seeking to relocate to NZ? If so, we have a job, career and lifestyle move for you too!

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Are you a NZ mechanic with a desire to come home for sun, lifestyle, and pavlova? Or maybe you’re a UK mechanic seeking to relocate to NZ?  If so, we have a job, career and lifestyle move for you too!

Drop the tools, become a Vehicle Inspector and apply your expertise and qualifications in a career move to sunny, safe and secure NZ!

VINZ are trusted experts in NZ vehicle inspection, passionate about what we do and the outcomes we achieve. Due to growth we require career minded automotive mechanics to train as vehicle inspectors for roles in our NZ wide locations: Careers

The role: You’ll be inspecting, depending on your qualifications and experience small (domestic cars) to large vehicles (truck & trailer) to identify faults, assess road worthiness and ensure vehicles are safe on our roads. You’ll issue Warrants/Certificates of Fitness, or for vehicles that fail inspection – document why and explain the reasons for failure to our valued customers.

We will: Train and support you to gain the required New Zealand Transport Authority (Waka Kotahi) Authorities, and in the process you’ll gain more skills and progress your career. Relocation support is available including the 14-day compulsory COVID quarantine accommodation, on a case by case basis. Terms and conditions apply.

To inspect all classes of vehicles you will be:

A Diesel Mechanic with either NZ Trade Certificate, National A-Grade Registration, or NZ Advanced Trade Certificate or equivalent, such as City & Guilds and 3 years relevant workshop experience performing heavy motor vehicle maintenance and repair work.

OR

Have worked in full-time employment carrying out repairs and maintenance to heavy motor vehicles for at least five years continuously within the last six years. A clean motor vehicle and truck drivers’ licence.

To inspect ‘light’ classes of vehicles you will be:

An Automotive Technician with either NZ Trade Certificate, National A-Grade Registration, NZ Advanced Trade Certificate or equivalent, such as City and Guilds and 3 years recent relevant work experience.

OR

Have worked full-time carrying out repairs and maintenance to light motor vehicles for at least five years continuously. A clean motor vehicle driver’s licence.

We offer development for today’s world, and tomorrows future.  

To Express your Interest: Please complete the brief questionnaire and attach your CV.

Come on home or come on over – Join us in Aotearoa – New Zealand!

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Required skills
To be successful in this role, you will need to have the following skills & attributes
  • Safety first approach
  • Ideally Truck Driver’s Licence (UK or NZ)
  • Full clean driver’s licence (UK or NZ)
  • 3+ years relevant workshop experience performing motor vehicle maintenance and repair work
  • Automotive Trade Certificate or equivalent, such as Diesel Motor Mechanic

Location
New Zealand
Job reference#
5286251

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If you are interested in this role and feel like you have the right skills & experience, please submit an online application.

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