Heavy Diesel Mechanic


Employing over 1200 staff in 13 locations across New Zealand, C3 Limited is a market leader in New Zealand’s port related product and cargo handling, adding value to our clients businesses by providing solutions to their transport and logistics needs.

Business growth is placing increased demands on the diverse range of heavy machinery that C3 Limited use to handle products at the port. Our Mount workshop is one of nine around the country that maintains and repairs heavy machinery used by C3 Limited in the port environment. 

Due to contract awards and expansion, we are looking for a motivated and qualified Diesel Mechanic in heavy plant and equipment, with strong attention to detail, to become part of our experienced team. You will bring a high level of technical skill and enjoy varied repair and mechanical work on a variety of industry leading equipment such as Wagner, Volvo, CAT, Liebherr, Hyster, Kalmar, Omega, Linde and Cummings.

Essential requirements for the position are:

 Mechanic trade certificate (PolyTech or MITO)

 Proven experience repairing and maintaining heavy machinery 

 Being a self-starter with initiative

 Keen eye for detail with superior workmanship

 Commitment to Health & Safety of you and your team

 Flexibility and reliability

 Good ability with MIG and ARC welding for maintenance type repairs

 Computer literacy

 Good communication skills

 Strong time management skills and ability to work unsupervised is essential. 

 Strong time management skills and ability to work unsupervised is essential. 

 Available to participate in an on-call roster, and work nights or weekends depending on work schedule.

Additional qualifications that would be advantageous:

 Previous experience working on forklifts, wheel loaders, excavators and heavy log handling equipment. 

 Experience in CAT ET. SIS and Insite. 

If you enjoy responsibility and working as part of a team, then we would like to hear from you. C3 Limited offer competitive remuneration and career development opportunities with regular training and a unique work environment. As part of C3’s commitment to health & safety the successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment medical and drug screen.

Applications close 29 July 2021.

Apply Now

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 21127

Location: Tauranga

Closing Date: Thursday, 29 July 2021

Log into C3 Learning