People Passion
  • 05-Jul-2021 to 29-Sep-2021 (NZST)
  • Punchbowl Packaging
  • Pukekohe, AUK, NZL
  • Full Time

Are you a forward thinker with a passion for mechanics and automation?

Based in Pukekohe, Punchbowl is a proud family owned and operated business founded in the 1990's. With their stellar reputation for exceptional service, Punchbowl are quickly becoming the packaging and machinery go to across a number of different industries.

Being an innovative team, Punchbowl strive to provide the right solutions to the right customer, while providing environmentally considerate alternatives. Due to exciting growth and an internal promotion, a unique opportunity to join their team as an Automation Service Engineer has arisen.

If you are a bit of jet-setter, then you will be pleased to know that this role involves spending plenty of time in the Bay of Plenty and Waikato as well as other areas of New Zealand. During the Apple and Kiwifruit packing seasons which run from February to May every year, a lot of your time is likely to be Bay of Plenty based.

What's in it for you?

  • Growing company with lots of opportunity to progress through the ranks quickly
  • Supportive Team with regular social team events
  • Part of the Punchbowl Group which employs over 100 staff
  • Company Health Insurance scheme
  • Phone, laptop, and basic tools provided
  • Rural setting in southern Auckland

For this role, customer focus and previous Mechanical and Electrical analysis, troubleshooting and maintenance experience is essential in order to hit the ground running.

You will also have:

  • Strong diagnostic skills
  • Being self-motivated and take ownership, with the ability to work without supervision
  • Experience with packaging machinery a bonus
  • Being able to interpret and update required documentation
  • A strong understanding of automation machinery and fault finding
  • Confidence in mechanical fittings i.e. changing motors, pulling bearings, replacing belts
  • Ideally holding a current electrical practicing license

You will be responsible for installing, commissioning, and servicing machinery at customer sites across NZ (Niverplast and ARKMUS), providing timely, exceptional customer service in person and over the phone. On job training will be provided so that you will be ready for the busy season in the new year.

Most importantly you will fit in with their awesome team of talented individuals and will add to their workplace culture one that is collaborative, hardworking, supportive, and filled with opportunities to grow and develop.

We would be open to candidates applying who have been in previous roles:

Service Technician, Automation Engineer, Service Engineer, Field Service Engineer, Technician Engineer, Electrical Engineer and the list goes on!

So, what are you waiting for?

Opportunities like this don't come around often! If you want to work for a renowned market leader, with state-of-the-art machinery in development, competitive pay and a rewarding role day to day, then get in touch now. Apply online now, or for a confidential chat, call People Passion on 0800 HR FOR U.

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