Your responsibilities will include: As part of the Lockheed Martin Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Section (MRO) you will provide hands on repair, certification and maintenance on the vehicles and equipment that form a key part of the NZDF operational Vehicle Fleet, including LAV, Mercedes and MAN trucks. You will need to have a passion for the trade as you may be required to mentor automotive apprentices.
To be successful in this role the skills and abilities required include (but are not limited to) the following:
Experienced Diesel Mechanic
Trade qualified in Heavy Diesel
Full class 1 and 2 (Class 5 desirable)
A good team player who can communicates and help at all levels
Ability to meet and maintain a NZ Confidential Security Clearance
You must be able to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance. See criteria at https://www.defencecareers.mil.nz/home/how-to-join/am-i-eligible/citizenship-and-security/
You will also be required to undergo pre-employment activities including drug screening and vetting by NZ Police.
What we offer you:
At Lockheed Martin we aim to provide all our employees with a positive work environment and offers employees opportunities to learn and grow with the company. From competitive salary packages and benefits to training and development opportunities we show our appreciation for your skills, ambitions and potential.
There are many benefits working for Lockheed Martin including flexible working hours, uniform, subsidised healthcare/eye care, training and development opportunities and a range of additional benefits over and above those that NZ legislation provides. I.e. 10 days sick leave.
Equal Opportunity Statement
Lockheed Martin supports Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity in the workplace by creating a place of employment that is, harassment free, diverse, fair, ethical, inclusive, and values the contribution of all its employees. Diversity and inclusion are the foundation of our culture and reflect our values of doing what’s right, respecting others and performing with excellence. By leveraging our employees’ unique talents and experiences, we will deliver innovative, affordable solutions and unparalleled customer value.