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Automotive diesel technician

We’re looking for an automotive diesel technician to join the QRS workshop. The successful applicant will assist in the provision of efficient and effective mechanical repairs and servicing of plant and equipment owned, leased, and hired by QRS. This person will also be part of the workshop on-call roster for after-hours emergency response. Applicants must have trade certification in heavy automotive engineering (diesel) and experience in the repair and maintenance of plant and machinery. QRS’s well-resourced workshop is the nerve centre of the business, and any new staff member can expect to enjoy valuable support and insight from the workshop’s existing staff. At QRS we offer a guaranteed 45-hour a week, free access to health and wellbeing support services, and career development options.  Please see the Automotive Diesel Technician job description for more information.  If you're keen to join the team download the Employment Application Form, fill it in and email it to, post, or drop it off to us at Quality Roading and Services, Kaimoana St, Wairoa, PO Box 83, Wairoa 4160, New Zealand. 

Applying for a job at QRS

QRS is in Wairoa, a beautiful town nestled alongside the famous Wairoa River. Wairoa boasts a lifestyle offering hunting, fishing, surfing, tramping, natural hot springs and a variety of sporting activities.

Housing is affordable and located in a scenic and relaxing environment. There are fantastic schools for the kids and a Community Centre which hosts swimming, basketball, netball, fitness classes and a gym, and various community programmes. Wairoa is home to New Zealand's newest adventure playground.

There's no traffic jams so leave the hustle and bustle of city life behind and come and experience the rich culture, heritage and the atmosphere of this warm and friendly community. Wairoa offers you the time, opportunity, weather and employment to enjoy life with your family.

When you apply for a job at QRS, you'll increase your chances of being short-listed for a position by:

  • ensuring you've read and understood the job description
  • knowing what tasks you'll be expected to do
  • knowing what qualifications are required
  • knowing what knowledge and experience you'll be expected to bring to the job, and
  • ensuring that you address the key result areas in the job description within your application.

We have a wealth of civil engineering knowledge, expertise and experience and our specialty is in road construction and maintenance. We're always seeking great talent. Complete the Employment Application Form and email it if you would like to express your interest in working with us.

Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi, engari he toa takitini. My strength is not mine alone, it is the strength of many.

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