Maintenance Technician - City Waters

Hamilton City Council owns and operates advanced industrial facilities for the treatment of drinking water and wastewater. We are looking for a star to join the Treatment Plants Operations team that provides this high-quality core service for the community.

You’ll be part of our lively City Waters team and play a key role in the day-to-day operation of the treatment plants and reservoirs, ensuring they are operated and maintained in accordance with standard operating procedures and industry best practice.

You will play a key role in completing preventative, programmed and reactive mechanical maintenance activities to keep the plants running smoothly.

Ideally you will have a NZCE or trade qualification, along with a sound knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. You’ll have some experience and know how to work with electrical equipment used in the water treatment process and industrial maintenance practices. 

You will need to be able to work systematically to meet commitments and deadlines and have experience in root cause analysis.

The recruiting range for this role starts at $52,400 per annum, and could be negotiated for the right candidate.

Hamilton City Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.

This is your chance to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a stronger economy and a more attractive city for families.

If this role sounds like it’s for you, we would love to hear from you. Make it happen and apply online today!

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical and drug assessments, and Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

For further information refer to the position description available on our careers website at

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.

Permanent - Full Time

Job no: CJAQ856895

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand

Closing Date: Wednesday, 4 April 2018