Maintenance Fitter (Days)
Westland Milk Products
Hokitika, New Zealand
18d ago

Westland Milk Products is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Fitter (Days) for their Hokitika Plant.

In this role you will be responsible for providing essential planned and responsive maintenance services supporting our manufacturing operations and optimising plant output whilst minimising downtime.

You will have an engineering trade qualification or equivalent to perform servicing, repairs and maintenance on a Monday to Friday basis and be fully conversant with and maximise preventative maintenance systems.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to ensure that work is completed to a high standard and to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work cooperatively as part of a team demonstrating dedication, empowerment and innovation
  • Proactive and able to identify issues relating to R&M and site services that need resolution
  • Ability to manage time and prioritise / organise workload
  • Qualifications / Experience

  • Engineering background with specific manufacturing plant experience
  • Knowledge of maintenance diagnostics
  • Trade qualification is essential
  • Knowledge in maintenance planning
  • Experience with a CMMS maintenance system
  • Past experience working within the food industry in a quality focused environment and exposure to 5S or Lean Thinking is desired.

    If you are solutions-focused and physically fit, this could be the role for you.

    If you believe your contribution will make a difference, and you have pride in yourself and work environment, you could be about to begin a fantastic career with Westland.

    In return for your skills and commitment we offer staff benefits including real investment in your personal career development.

    Explore your career with us. Please register your details with, and follow the application steps.

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