Maintenance Fitter roles


We have vacancies available for Mechanical Fitters to join our Red Stag team on a permanent basis, apply today!

A combination of preventative maintenance and diagnostic work to assist our experienced Operators and Electricians in maximising plant performance ensures each day has a high degree of variety and challenge.  These are hands on positions.

To be successful you will:

  • Hold a NZ recognised trade qualification in Mechanical Engineering
  • Have experience as a trade fitter, preferably in a heavy manufacturing Environment
  • Be skilled in hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps, values, fabrication, bearing fitment, setup and alignment
  • Understand mechanical drawings and deliver high quality work
  • Have demonstrated history of being a team player and a ‘Safety first’ approach to planning and carrying out non-routine tasks
  • Analytical troubleshooting ability

Two vacancies available please specify on your application form which role you are interested in:
               1.   Remanufacturing Maintenance Fitter working, Monday – Friday, 4.30am – 1.00pm.
               2.   Sawmill Maintenance Fitter, working Monday – Friday with hours varying on a 3-week rotation.

Competitive remuneration package is on offer to the successful candidates with proven skills and knowledge, including weekly tool allowance and an overtime rate of time and a half for all work over 40 hours per week.

To apply, follow this link - Red Stag Timber Application Form for any further information please email or contact Kelly Robinson, HR Advisor on (07) 349-5831.  

Applications close at 4pm on Monday 2nd May 2022 or may be extended.

A pre-employment medical and drug test will be required.  Applicants must be living and able to work in New Zealand.

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