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Trucks & Trailers is a privately-owned business founded in 1987 and is a leader in our industry.

We are a Sales, Parts and Service dealer for the prestigious Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner commercial vehicle brands.

Our strong customer-focused attitude and our desire to strive for growth and development, both in our products and our staff, gives us the edge to be the best in the market.

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Trucks & Trailers is a privately-owned business founded in 1987 and is a leader in our industry. We are a Sales, Parts and Service dealer for the prestigious Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner commercial vehicle brands. Our strong customer-focused attitude and our desire to strive for growth and development, both in our products and our staff, gives us the edge to be the best in the market.

The Workshop Manager – Wellington Workshop is responsible for the smooth operation of the Wellington Workshop through effective team productivity and utilisation to establish excellent customer satisfaction.  They must maintain a high level of workmanship and develop a positive work environment for their team encouraging growth.  Typical work includes general service and repairs on trucks, trailers and vans, warranty work, recalls and campaigns for our affiliated manufacturers and suppliers, vehicle safety checks along with overflow work from our new truck division and pre-delivery work on new vehicles.

The key points to achieving success have been broken down into the following areas:

Customer Satisfaction

Business Planning

Managing Team

Operational

Compliance

This is a pivotal role within the company and requires a large amount of people management.  Organisation and delegation is a key skill as the role can be very demanding of time.  Additional hours may be required to complete certain jobs in order to meet customer requirements.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please email your CV and cover letter to:
Kelly Henshaw - Service Manager
Email: kelly.henshaw@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

We currently require a Trade Qualified Technician with a National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Heavy Engineering with strand in Road Transport) or similar to join our busy energetic team. We are looking for somebody with a ‘can-do’ attitude and who possesses the following qualities:

  • American and European heavy vehicle repair experience
  • Excellent diagnostic ability with electrical skills
  • Competent computer literacy
  • Light engineering and welding skills
  • A team player attitude with a good sense of humour and plenty of initiative

In return, Trucks & Trailers will support you in developing your career and personal goals allowing you to be a top performer in the industry as well as:

  • Specialised overseas training to international standards
  • Interesting varied work with all repairs done in-house
  • Excellent working conditions with market leading workshops and facilities
  • The ability to work on market leading product
  • Medical insurance

NOTE: Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Reply in the first instance to:
Adam Corbett - Workshop Manager
adam.corbett@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

We are looking for people with a 'can do' attitude and who possess the following:

  • American and European heavy vehicle repair experience
  • Excellent diagnostic ability with electrical skills
  • Competent computer literacy
  • Light engineering and welding skills
  • A team player attitude with a good sense of humour and plenty of initiative

In return, Trucks & Trailers will support you in developing your career and personal goals allowing you to be a top performer in the industry as well as:

  • Specialized overseas training to international standards
  • Interesting varied work with all repairs done in-house
  • Excellent working conditions with market leading workshops and facilities
  • The ability to work on market leading product
  • Medical insurance

NOTE: Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Reply in the first instance to:
Kelly Henshaw – Service Manager
kelly.henshaw@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

We are looking for people with a 'can do' attitude and who possess the following:

  • American and European heavy vehicle repair experience
  • Excellent diagnostic ability with electrical skills
  • Competent computer literacy
  • Light engineering and welding skills
  • A team player attitude with a good sense of humour and plenty of initiative

In return, Trucks & Trailers will support you in developing your career and personal goals allowing you to be a top performer in the industry as well as:

  • Specialized overseas training to international standards
  • Interesting varied work with all repairs done in-house
  • Excellent working conditions with market leading workshops and facilities
  • The ability to work on market leading product
  • Medical insurance

NOTE: Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Reply in the first instance to:
Kelly Henshaw – Service Manager
kelly.henshaw@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

We are looking for people with a 'can do' attitude and who possess the following:

  • American and European heavy vehicle repair experience
  • Excellent diagnostic ability with electrical skills
  • Competent computer literacy
  • Light engineering and welding skills
  • A team player attitude with a good sense of humour and plenty of initiative

In return, Trucks & Trailers will support you in developing your career and personal goals allowing you to be a top performer in the industry as well as:

  • Specialized overseas training to international standards
  • Interesting varied work with all repairs done in-house
  • Excellent working conditions with market leading workshops and facilities
  • The ability to work on market leading product
  • Medical insurance

NOTE: Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Reply in the first instance to:
Kelly Henshaw – Service Manager
kelly.henshaw@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

Trucks & Trailers is a privately-owned business founded in 1987 and is a leader in our industry.  We are a Sales, Parts and Service dealer for the prestigious Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner commercial vehicle brands. Our strong customer-focused attitude and our desire to strive for growth and development, both in our products and our staff, gives us the edge to be the best in the market.

Your duties will include:

  • Manage sales activity within a given territory
  • Maintain and develop a computerised customer and prospect database
  • Plan and carry out product marketing activity within the given territory
  • Meet and exceed sales targets
  • Plan and execute your territory budget
  • Become part of the local transport industry by attending local industry group meetings
  • Ensuring vehicle specifications meet customer requirements for New Zealand conditions
  • Providing clear, accurate and professional customer proposals

Key competencies required:

  • Proven track record in sales
  • Strong interpersonal and communicative skills
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work under pressure to set deadlines
  • Computer skills – proficient in Microsoft Office
  • A high level of attention to detail, numeracy and accuracy
  • Team player

We are looking for a self-motivated, driven individual with experience in a similar role. You will have the ability to work autonomously from our office at Mt Maunganui, covering the Greater Waikato and BoP territory. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to become an important member of a successful company. An attractive salary package based on experience will be offered to the right candidate.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please email your CV and cover letter to:
Kevin Curran – Sales Manager
Email: kevin.curran@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

Trucks & Trailers is a privately-owned business founded in 1987 and is a leader in our industry.  We are a Sales, Parts and Service dealer for the prestigious Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner commercial vehicle brands. Our strong customer-focused attitude and our desire to strive for growth and development, both in our products and our staff, gives us the edge to be the best in the market.

Your duties will include:

  • Manage sales activity within a given territory
  • Maintain and develop a computerised customer and prospect database
  • Plan and carry out product marketing activity within the given territory
  • Meet and exceed sales targets
  • Plan and execute your territory budget
  • Become part of the local transport industry by attending local industry group meetings
  • Ensuring vehicle specifications meet customer requirements for New Zealand conditions
  • Providing clear, accurate and professional customer proposals

Key competencies required:

  • Proven track record in sales
  • Strong interpersonal and communicative skills
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work under pressure to set deadlines
  • Computer skills – proficient in Microsoft Office
  • A high level of attention to detail, numeracy and accuracy
  • Team player

We are looking for a self-motivated, driven individual with experience in a similar role. You will have the ability to work autonomously from the Wellington branch, covering the lower North Island territory. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to become an important member of a successful company. An attractive salary package based on experience will be offered to the right candidate.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please email your CV and cover letter to:
Kevin Curran – Sales Manager
Email: kevin.curran@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

 

Trucks & Trailers is a privately-owned business founded in 1987 and is a leader in our industry. We are a Sales, Parts and Service dealer for the prestigious Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner commercial vehicle brands. Our strong customer-focused attitude and our desire to strive for growth and development, both in our products and our staff, gives us the edge to be the best in the market.

We currently require a Trade Qualified Technician with a National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Heavy Engineering with strand in Road Transport) or similar to join our busy energetic team. We are looking for somebody with a ‘can-do’ attitude and who possesses the following qualities:

·         American and European heavy vehicle repair experience
·         Excellent diagnostic ability with electrical skills
·         Competent computer literacy
·         Light engineering and welding skills
·         A team player attitude with a good sense of humour and plenty of initiative

In return, Trucks & Trailers will support you in developing your career and personal goals allowing you to be a top performer in the industry as well as:

·         Specialised overseas training to international standards
·         Interesting varied work with all repairs done in-house
·         Excellent working conditions with market leading workshops and facilities
·         The ability to work on market leading product
·         Medical insurance

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Reply in the first instance to:
Cameron Hastings - Workshop Manager

cameron.hastings@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

Trucks & Trailers is a privately-owned business founded in 1987 and is a leader in our industry. We are a Sales, Parts and Service dealer for the prestigious Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner commercial vehicle brands. Our strong customer-focused attitude and our desire to strive for growth and development, both in our products and our staff, gives us the edge to be the best in the market.

We currently require a Workshop Controller with proven experience in the Motor Industry (Automotive Heavy Engineering with strand in Road Transport) or similar to join our busy energetic team. We are looking for somebody with a ‘can-do’ attitude.

The Workshop Controller is responsible for maximising the workshop revenue by ensuring all workshop staff remain both productive and efficient through daily planning and organisation of the Light Commercial and Heavy Commercial teams. Strictly adhering to and ensuring that completion times are met and the Service Administrators are kept informed of any additional work requirements, cost escalations and any delays that may affect completion times.

Organisation is a key skill as the role can be a very demanding of time.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring staff remain productive at all times
  • Quotes and forecasting
  • Liaise with Service Administrators and Foreman to meet customer's completion time
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Business Planning
  • Managing Team
  • Operational
  • Compliance

Please send your CV and Cover Letter to:

Kelly Henshaw
kelly.henshaw@trucksandtrailers.co.nz

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