Diesel Mechanic

We are seeking a qualified diesel mechanic experienced in repairing and maintaining vineyard machinery to help manage our in-house mechanic workshop.

  • Young company, growing fast
  • Vineyard machinery experience 
  • Newly established role

Hortus Ltd is a family-owned labour supply and vineyard management contracting company with a strong reputation in the Marlborough market.  

We are seeking a qualified and experienced Mechanic to help set-up and manage our in-house mechanic workshop.  Key responsibilities include setting-up the workshop, ordering parts, liaising with suppliers and the practical repair and maintenance on all specialised vineyard machinery and equipment (harvesters, gondolas, tractors, mowers, sprayers etc).

To be considered for this newly created role you’ll be an experienced mechanic with at least three years’ experience maintaining vineyard machinery.  In addition to your excellent mechanical and problem-solving skills you’ll be adaptable and flexible in your approach.  You’ll enjoy the challenge of this start-up position where there is autonomy to make decisions and to take ownership of the mechanic workshop.

This is a full-time permanent position. Hours are generally Monday to Friday between 7am and 4pm, however this may vary depending on seasonal requirements. 

A full driver’s licence is essential along with the ability to pass pre-employment Drug and Alcohol testing.

For more information, or to apply, please phone Lucy MacLean on 021 358668, 03 578-4681, lucy@hortus.co.nz

Applications close Monday 25th June 2018