Mechanical Maintenance Fitter

27 Nov 2023

The Pride, North Island, NZ

At Lion, we believe in doing the right thing for the long term, so we never settle, always leading the way for things we truly care about in our environment, communities, and workplace. Working in our engineering team, you'll play a vital role in making this magic happen.


We are currently looking for Mechanical Maintenance Fitters (Production Fitters) to join our team.


The Role 

Step into our reliability team in this preventative maintenance role, looking after our assets across Lion :

  • Reliability activities to optimise production and minimise downtime
  • Scheduled preventative and corrective maintenance
  • Respond to breakdowns
  • Assist contractors attending the site for equipment maintenance
  • Champion a safety-first culture across the Brewery Bullet Points

These are a shift-based roles, on 2-week rotations. This will include 2 weeks of mornings (6am – 2pm) followed by 2 weeks of afternoons (2pm – 10pm) on rotation as well as the potential to have one week per month on call (role dependant).


About You

To succeed in this role, you will bring:

  • A mechanical maintenance trade qualification or equivalent
  • Strong hands-on experience in mechanical maintenance (preferably in a manufacturing environment)
  • Decision making in ambiguous situations
  • Proven communication ability and a team player attitude
  • Strong motivation to succeed and deliver quality results


On Offer

In return you will receive:

  • East Tamaki location with free parking, with a gym and Lion bar onsite
  • Bonus scheme and product allowance for our great Lion products
  • Ongoing career opportunities – 60% of our hires at Lion are internal 
  • Training provided in our Lion processes, assets, lean methodologies and TPM 


Join us in shaping the future of Lion and contribute to our mission of delivering high-quality products to our consumers using cutting edge technology, all the while being a force for good one bottle at time. We don't just offer a job; we offer growth and development ‘on tap’ where you can unleash your potential and be part of something extraordinary!