Maintenance Technician


Hamilton City Council

Maintenance Technician

Hamilton City Council owns and operates two advanced industrial facilities for the treatment of water and wastewater and is looking for a star to join the Treatment Plants Operations team to provide a high quality treatment 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 plant running smoothly.

Ideally you will have a NZCE or trade qualification, along with a sound knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic systems. You’ll also have some experience under your belt 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.

If this sounds like you and you’re passionate about being involved in the running of a core service protecting public health and the environment, apply today.

Recruitment salary for this role starts at $60,000 per annum, and can be negotiable to 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 more vibrant, attractive and prosperous city.

Learn more about the role by clicking here to view a copy of the position description!

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, drug and alcohol assessments, credit check and a Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

Hamilton City Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.  Due to border restrictions, only people who are already eligible to live and work in New Zealand should apply. Evidence will be required.


Applications Close: 7 November 2021

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