Technical Advisor – Automotive




Be part of a growing, innovative organisation!

VINZ underpins vehicle safety and compliance in New Zealand, possessing the size to matter and the agility to grasp opportunities. Operating in a challenging and engaging regulatory environment, with strong partnerships across the automotive industry we are sought out locally for our expertise, customer focus and service delivery.

With more than 10 sites nationally and close to 200 employees, we are still growing. To ensure we continue to provide premium inspection services we have formed a new specialist Technical Services Team to be a center of excellence in the delivery of technical services, advice and information to the wider organisation and external stakeholders.

The opportunity: This is a key role, working in a small team to make a significant contribution to the understanding of the technical and regulatory environment. The role’s focus is to engage with our operational leaders and teams in vehicle inspection sites countrywide to provide robust advice, information and support. Utilising digital mediums (email, text, mobile, skype, phone) you will deliver tailored technical services to internal and external customers to meet and ideally exceed customer requirements.

The person: We seek an innovative, well experienced automotive professional with advanced technical knowledge and experience in vehicle inspections and regulatory requirements. The successful applicant will also possess sound interpersonal and relationship management skills with ability to impart technical information in a manner that generates understanding and buy in.

It is anticipated the successful candidate will have/will be:

  • A relevant trade (automotive servicing or engineering) qualification or relevant experience in an automotive trade organisation
  • Experience working with the NZ Transport Agency
  • Knowledge of the legislative framework within the automotive industry, particularly the WoF and CoF systems and processes
  • Customer focused, confident and decisive, innovative and able to cope with change
  • Be and remain at the cutting edge of the vehicle inspection industry. 

Join our team based at VINZ Mt Wellington (Head Office) and be part of changing and growing business that welcomes innovation, recognises and rewards performance and provides opportunities to grow your career.

A unique opportunity to grow your automotive and technical career – Apply now!

To apply you will require a current CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role.

To find out more, or for a copy of the position description call: Janine Sherwin HR Advisor in confidence MB: 029 777 0904 | LL 09 9277683

This job listing will expire on 25 August 2018

Contact Information:

Janine Sherwin
029 777 0904