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Production & Maintenance Engineer


Support the Production Manager to deliver effective multi site productivity in this food & supplement manufacturing operation.


Join a dynamic and forward-thinking food & supplement production company dedicated to providing top-notch products to its valued customers, across the world. The chosen candidate will mainly operate within a fully operational plant with a rich history, staying abreast of technological advancements to ensure seamless production aligned with customer demand and the company’s efficiency objectives. The business has plans to open a second Auckland based facility in 2024, which will also form part of this role.

A bit about the role

  • Perform routine inspections and preventive maintenance on production machinery to ensure optimal functionality.
  • Respond to plant breakdowns during production and as coordinated with the Factory Manager.
  • Schedule and carry out planned maintenance on plant and equipment.
  • Source and maintain spare parts and consumables for equipment.
  • Implement new automated equipment on-site.
  • Ensure compliance with food safety regulations and maintain a hygienic and safe working environment.

A bit about you

  • Proven experience as a Maintenance Engineer in a food or nutrition related production environment.
  • Strong knowledge of food processing equipment, packaging machinery, and utility systems.
  • Proficiency in the maintenance and operation of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and steam equipment and systems.
  • Experience with maintaining computerised and automated control systems.
  • Experience with machining, such as welding, fitting, turning, and milling.
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.


  • A flexible top market salary package.
  • Be a key player in a company dedicated to producing quality food products.
  • Work in a collaborative and innovative environment.
  • Enjoy a role that provides you with the autonomy to make impactful decisions and contribute to the success of the team.
  • Work for a company that encourages extra education to enhance your skills and stay abreast of industry trends.
  • Join a company with both a strong stable history and exciting growth plans – new innovation & machines are on the way in early 2024!

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Job listing published:
April 2, 2024

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