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Maintenance Fitter/Fixed Plant Operator

Located in the Buller Coalfield on the West Coast Stockton is the largest opencast mine in New Zealand.

The Role

We are looking for a qualified Maintenance Fitter, with a proactive approach to site maintenance, who will be an important member of our team responsible for the operation and maintenance of all Fixed Plant including aerial rope-way and modern Coal Processing Plant.

Current roster pattern is Monday to Friday.  Ideally you will have extensive knowledge and understanding of maintenance processes and process control.

Skills and Requirements

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • A relevant trade experience or qualification
  • Practical experience in a related industry
  • A commitment to providing high-quality service
  • A safety focus and 'can do attitude'
  • Secondary education
  • Medium to high level of fitness
  • Basic level of understanding of computers
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Good communications skills

We are in an ideal position to support and develop careers for those looking to work in an exciting part of New Zealand's natural resources sector. In return we offer you an overriding commitment to safety and zero harm, and a competitive remuneration package.

How to apply

If you are interested in this position please email a copy of your resume including a cover letter including which position to careers@bathurstresources.co.nz. For further questions regarding one of these positions, contact Maurice Watson, Fixed Plant & Logistics Manager on 03-788 9365.

Successful candidates will be subject to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and a pre-employment medical.

You must have the right to legally live and work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.

Applications close:  22 April 2019