Automotive Technician

Listed 19 days Ago
Otago Polytechnic
Automotive and Parts Mfg

Central Campus

Fixed term until November 2021

22 hours per week

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At Otago Polytechnic / Te Kura Matatini ki Otago, our vision is that our people make a better world. We are proud to be a leader in hands-on, career-focused education, achieving some of the best student achievement and satisfaction results in New Zealand.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining staff who are passionate, creative, future-focused, and dedicated to helping our learners build their capability and realise their potential.

We are guided by our values of Caring / Manaakitaka, Courage / Māia, Accountability / Takohaka and Empowerment / Whakamanataka. We are proud to be Rainbow Tick certified, and we aspire to create a working environment that is inclusive and meets the aspirations of mana whenua.

We seek a highly experienced and capable Automotive Technician to assist in our Otago Secondary Tertiary College Automotive classes this year.  You would set up the workshop, provide support within the workshop and carry our repairs and maintenance on automotive training equipment as and when required. There is the chance to adapt and develop new pieces of equipment for learning purposes. 

You will have:

· recent suitable industry experience and qualification/s.

· good knowledge and expertise in all modern electronics

· good computer skills

· experience in welding and engineering skills would be an advantage

· and a good knowledge and expertise in all modern electronics. 

The role can be adjusted and adapted to suit the right candidate while meeting the needs of learners and our team opportunities.

For specific information on the position, please contact Harriet Walsh, 0800 762 786 or

Applications close: 5pm, Tuesday 15 June 2021