Automotive Technician - New Zealand

$30.00 - $40.00 hourly
  • VTNZ
  • New Zealand Wide
  • Mar 24, 2023
Full time Automotive, Sales & Repair Trades & Services

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Bula Fiji Mechanics: Fresh start in NZ - shift your career up a gear with VTNZ - NZ's trusted experts in vehicle safety inspection

  • Development opportunities with award-winning in-house training
  • Competitive remuneration package and relocation support
  • Secure employment with an iconic NZ company

 Working for VTNZ

Bula Fiji Mechanics: Fresh start in NZ - shift your career up a gear with VTNZ - NZ's trusted experts in vehicle safety inspection

VTNZ is on the lookout for talented Mechanics to join the team in beautiful NZ.  We are looking for both light vehicle mechanics and diesel mechanics.

We will be in Fiji end of April to conduct face-to-face interviews and look forward to meeting you.

At VTNZ we're all about our people. When you work for us, you can expect the support of a tight-knit team who will help you get the job done. We're known for our "can-do", will-do culture, and fun-loving attitude. We work hard and we play hard. 


Come and join the leading provider of vehicle safety assessments in New Zealand, with over 80 branches nationwide. We're the experts in our field and we take our responsibility seriously - we know that New Zealand's road safety is in our hands.


You are someone who pays attention to detail, gets on well with others and knows how to care for your customers. You have experience across a range of vehicles. You will be available to work some rostered Saturdays.

You are required to have the following experience:

An overseas qualification assessed as suitable to our requirements by NZQA + 3 years' full-time relevant workshop experience performing maintenance and repair work on all safety aspects of on-road vehicles OR 4 years of relevant experience if no qualification is held.

Plus IELTS* or other formally recognised language testing results satisfactory to VTNZ if English is not your primary language


Outstanding scope to grow will be provided through our training centre, supporting our staff with development opportunities so you can thrive with us. We also offer a competitive remuneration package including: 

  • Team-Based Incentive payments 
  • Medical insurance
  • Free WoFs and uniform

We are accredited with Immigration NZ and have a long track record in supporting overseas candidates to join us.  We offer relocation support and a path to residency via Immigration NZ green list for Heavy Vehicle Inspectors.  Due March 2023 NZ Immigration have also indicated a residency pathway for skilled motor mechanics.

Please apply to register your interest and we will be back in touch to guide you through our recruitment process.

For more information on the Automotive Technician role and working at VTNZ please visit our website

Please note to comply with the GDPR you are able to request to update or remove your application and any personal details held at any time.

How to apply

Click on Apply Now and submit your application online.

Applications close 14th April 2023



Job Functions

Automotive Trades /Mechanics, Mechanics (All)





Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only, Overseas/ Non Fiji Residents

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