Maintenance Engineer (Full-time permanent)

We are currently looking for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join our small team in Dunedin. The key focus of this role is to ensure that production equipment availability is maximised by the efficient and effective scheduling, prioritising and implementation of maintenance activities across all production areas.

To be successful you will have:

·           Experience in a similar role and a related engineering qualification.

·           The ability to demonstrate sound judgement, with the ability to react quickly, fault find, and be familiar with engineering diagrams.

·           An industrial background with fitting/turning and tooling experience is preferable.

·           Experience in pneumatic and hydraulic controls, including mechanical motor drive systems would be an advantage along with operating lathes, milling machines and welders.

This is a full time day-shift position working from Monday to Friday, with rostered ‘on call’.

If you are flexible, have a positive attitude, and work well in a small team, please connect with us today!

Allied Press Limited employs over 1000 staff and contributors across our 15 sites in the South Island.  We operate across multiple media platforms (print, on-line, digital and television) delivering news, information and entertainment through our various regional and city publications, including our Newspaper Print & Publishing Operations based in Dunedin.

A copy of the full job description can be found below.

Any informal queries about the role should be directed to

So if you are interested please apply and email your Cover letter and CV either via SEEK or to  

Applications close Monday, 23 May 2022.

Please note you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. Allied Press is unable to provide sponsorship or visa support at this time.