Job Vacancies

Petrotec is a nationwide company with depots in Tauranga, Christchurch and Dunedin. We pride ourselves on the standard of our workmanship and are always on the lookout for people who are keen to work hard and are passionate about their trade.

We have the following positions available.

Position: Service Technician

Locations: Tauranga, Christchurch and Dunedin depots

This role involves attending to the servicing and maintenance of service stations, unmanned fuel sites and oil facilities. The work and locations are varied and would span both electrical and mechanical repairs, maintenance and installation on all types of fuel and oil equipment plus general electrical work.

Skills Required:

  • Hold a current NZ Electrical Practicing Licence with hands on electrical experience or an EST (Electrical Service Technician) qualification;
  • Have a mechanical background and enjoy keeping equipment operational;
  • Experience in the fuels industry would be ideal, but training will be provided;
  • Hold a clean full NZ Drivers Licence;
  • Have great customer service skills and enjoy exceeding customer expectations;
  • Be proactive, independent and use good judgement;
  • Have a working style that promotes a safe working environment;
  • Be fit and healthy and able to complete our pre-employment medical and drug screening;
  • Possess strong problem solving and communication skills;
  • Have the ability to work in a sole charge operation, with remote support;
  • New Zealand residency or valid work visa;

 We Offer:

  • Guaranteed 40 hour working week plus overtime;
  • A competitive hourly rate;
  • A company vehicle;
  • A focus on Health and Safety;
  • No on call work;

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Position: Mechanical Fitter

Location: Christchurch

The successful applicant will need to have strong interpersonal and communication skills, be self-motivated and inclusive of a team culture. You should be  proficient and professional in the operation of all relevant hand  and power tools, and be driven by the desire to be responsible for the completion of first class, professionally delivered and operating installations that you, the company and the client are all proud.

Skills Required:

  • Ability to organise, plan and carry out tasks in a logical manner;
  • Ability to understand and complete a wide range of different mechanical tasks including general engineering  and pipework fabrication;
  • Have a strong work ethic and deliver a high standard of workmanship;
  • Able to work independently and within a team, supervise others when required - both in house and sub trades;
  • Have a valid NZ Driver’s Licence;
  • Excellent technical ability and attention to detail;
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and plans;
  • Proven work experience, preferably within the petroleum industry or related trades;
  • Reliable;
  • Have a strong ethos to health and safety;
  • Majority of work is Christchurch based but flexibilty required from time to time within New Zealand for special project work;
  • New Zealand residency or valid work visa;

We Offer:

  • Guaranteed 40 hour working week plus option of overtime;
  • A competitive hourly rate;
  • A company vehicle;
  • A focus on Health and Safety;

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Position: CAD Operator

Location: Christchurch

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic CAD technician. This is a full time position but flexible hours are also available (minimum 20 hours per week) for the right applicant. We are prepared to invest in the right person and look to provide additional training as required.

As a CAD Technician for Civil you’ll develop site layout plans from the proposal stage until the as-built package for projects involved in the fuel systems industry. Utilising AutoCAD, you’ll calculate quantities for earthwork volumes, drainage calculations, electrical schematics and As-builts. You will provide value orientated design suggestions, review drawings and documents to submit for building consents to local authorities.

The role includes:

  • Incorporating specialist consultants drawings into consent and construction drawing sets
  • Developing concepts from sketches
  • Converting surveys to existing plans
  • Modelling of components
  • Mechanical PID
  • Electrical Schematics
  • Vehicle tracking

Skills Required:

  • Computer skills – including the ability to use computer aided design (CAD) software. AutoCAD 2017/2018 and Vehicle Tracking
  • 2D and 3D abilities
  • Knowledge of civil engineering practices and technical drawing
  • Knowledge of building methods and materials
  • Skill in analysing and interpreting information such as client requirements, plans and designs
  • Be able to work in a team environment and independently
  • Have good communication skills, both internally and externally

We Offer:

  • Safe working environment
  • Permanent position supporting a national customer over multiple locations
  • Wide variety of project and servicing work
  • Competitive wage and benefits

If you are interested in applying for the above positions please send your CV and a covering letter to info@petrotec.co.nz