Services Technican

Listed 15 days Ago
Yealands Estate Wines Limited
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing

In 2008, a wild and rugged stretch of coastline on the northeastern tip of New Zealand’s South Island became home to one of the most sustainable wineries in the world. In just 14 years, Yealands has grown to be one of NZ’s most recognised wine labels with an award-winning reputation! 

So, who are we?

We are a tight-knit sustainability-focused team that produces a selection of delicious wines and we are looking for a permanent Services Technician to join our Winery Engineering Team!

This role is responsible for:

  • Ensuring the smooth running of the winery services, completion of breakdowns, repairs and carrying out preventive maintenance, and any other duties as required.
  • Supporting winery operations by ensuring the reliable, compliant function of the wastewater plant, domestic septic, potable water, cooling water and other ancillary services.

Are you the right person for us?

  • Qualification in Engineering (preferred) 
  • Along with basic knowledge of mechanical and engineering practices
  • Attitude is important – being positive, with a good sense of humour 
  • Background knowledge of winery wastewater systems & lean manufacturing
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office and other technical maintenance software
  • Performance and results-oriented & driven
  • Works effectively with work colleagues and is a team player!

What’s in it for you? 

  • You’ll get to work with a professional, fun team with strong work ethics
  • We offer a great salary, health insurance benefits, a generous wine allowance, career development opportunities
  • You’ll be eligible for 3 weeks of paid parental/partners to leave, and
  • A day off on your birthday!

Here at Yealands, we aim to create a workplace where our people can be themselves and feel and perform at their best with a sustainable approach to workplace wellbeing. This means empowering our people to implement wellbeing initiatives that support themselves and those around them.

Please note, the successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug & alcohol test and only people with eligible residency to work in this country can apply. For more information specific to the position, please read the position description and simply submit your details for us to prioritise your application today!