Trades Assistant


Terra Cat offers the entire Caterpillar product range of machines and engines to customers across New Zealand. This role is based in our awesome Hamilton branch.


The role:

You will support branch activities across our parts and service teams and will work in both the warehouse and the workshop.Warehouse work will include receipting and unpacking orders, unload and load freight using forklift, picking and packing parts, rolling stocktakes and looking after tooling.Workshop duties include health and safety, contamination control and cleaning and moving machines.

It’s a physical job that requires a full driver’s license for occasional deliveries, computer skills and a great customer focus.

This is an entry level role that would suit someone who is hoping to forge a career in the heavy equipment industry and work with one of the best!

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • NCEA Level 2
  • Experience or an interest in our industry – heavy automotive / automotive
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Organisational skills and the ability to prioritise effectively
  • To be self-motivated with a hunger to learn

This is a great opportunity to join a fun, stable team providing excellent customer service to both our internal and external customers.In return, we are offering a competitive salary and a number of staff benefits that include a discount fuel card, subsidised medical insurance, purchasing privileges and superan contribution up to 6%.

Please note, after you submit your application you will be emailed a link to an online personality/work style assessment.This assessment must be completed for your application to be progressed.

To apply for this role, please hit the Apply Now button or call Jane on 03 983 2380 if you’re looking for more information.

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Permanent - Full Time

Job no: BFAF135862

Location: Hamilton

Closing Date: Sunday, 7 March 2021