Pay for tyre technicians varies depending on experience, but they usually earn between $34,000 and $45,000 a year.
Source : Bridgestone New Zealand, 2017.
This information is a guide only. )
What you will do
Tyre technicians may do some or all of the following :
Skills and knowledge
Tyre technicians need to have knowledge of :
Tyre technicians :
There are no specific entry requirements to become a tyre technician, although most employers require you to have a driver's licence.
Most employers also expect successful applicants to pass a medical examination, which includes a drug test.
Tyre technicians gain skills on the job.
There are no specific secondary education requirements for this job, but NCEA Level 1 English and maths are useful.
Tyre technicians need to be :
Useful experience for tyre technicians includes :
Tyre technicians need to have a good level of fitness and strong backs.