Electrician

    January 12,2020
    Permanent – full-time
    Closing: February 13,2020
    Otago / Dunedin
    Trades & services

    Allied Press Limited employs over 450 people on a permanent basis across its 15 sites in the South Island. We operate across multiple media platforms (print, online, digital) delivering news, information and entertainment through our various regional and city publications, including printing and publishing of newspapers from our print centre in Dunedin
    and a commercial print facility in Alexandra.

    The role

    Reporting to the Operations Manager, the main purpose of the position is to ensure smooth running of our newspaper, commercial publication and facility maintenance.

    Some of the key accountabilities include:
    • Production remains uninterrupted.
    • Production equipment availability is maximised.
    • Preventative maintenance is prioritised to ensure minimal downtime.

    The business has just invested in a major upgrade to the electrical/electronic systems on the printing press, scheduled to commence in the New Year. This presents the ideal opportunity to learn from the installation and commissioning engineers to enable the successful candidate to hit the
    ground running.

    Your skills and experience

    We are looking for a registered Electrician ideally from an Industrial background holding a current practising licence. The ideal candidate would be competent and con?dent in using computers and experienced in PLC’s, Analogue/Digital control and AC/DC motor drive systems. Although not essential, knowledge of Goss Press and Ferag mailroom will be a bonus.

    Further details

    This is a full-time permanent position working the day shift from Monday to Friday, with rostered ‘On call’. As well as a competitive salary, we offer you a great team environment,
    minimal commute time, being based within Dunedin city, professional development opportunities, job security and opportunity to grow. Training and support will be provided for the successful applicant.

    If you think this role is for you, please apply by way of CV and a covering letter. Informal inquiries about the role are welcome and should be directed to raja.chakrabarti@alliedpress.co.nz

    A copy of the position description can be requested from HR
    at recruitment@alliedpress.co.nz

    Applications will close on Thursday 13 February 2020.

    All applications will be treated in the strictest con?dence.

    Please note that you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role.

    Disclaimer: Allied Press does not accept unsolicited agency résumés. Allied Press is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited résumés.