Automotive Technician - New Zealand

  • VTNZ
  • New Zealand
  • Mar 17, 2023
Full time Automotive including Repair

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Fresh start in NZ - shift your career up a gear with VTNZ - NZ's trusted experts in vehicles 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

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.

At VTNZ we're all about our people. When you work for us, you can expect the support of 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 howto care for your customers. You have experience across and 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 center, 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.


We will be in Fiji end of April to conduct interviews in Nadi and Suva.

Applications close 14th April 2023.

Job Functions

Automotive Trades /Mechanics, Mechanics (All)




Indoor, Outdoor

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