Compressed Air Field Technician

Posted 23 January 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechniciansTrades and Services

Job description

Job reference - 36088

  • Great variety of service work with multiple model and brand types
  • Generous remuneration with vehicle provided
  • Supportive team environment

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We are currently seeking skilled and experienced Compressed Air Field Technicians for Christchurch. As a Compressed Air Field Technician, you will be responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing compressed air systems for clients. Your expertise in diagnosing and troubleshooting issues will be crucial in ensuring the efficient operation of these systems.

The role
Scheduled and breakdown maintenance:

  • Assisting with installation and service of other larger projects outside the region as required
  • Responding to urgent and non-urgent on-site breakdown call outs throughout the region
  • Assisting management within installation service related
  • Assisting with installation and service of other larger projects outside the region as required
  • Undergoing company training at North and South Island based offices


  • Install, maintain, and repair compressed air systems according to client specifications and industry standards
  • Conduct routine inspections to identify potential issues and perform preventive maintenance tasks
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with compressed air systems, including identifying faulty components and repairing or replacing them as needed
  • Collaborate with clients to understand their specific requirements and provide recommendations for system improvements or upgrades
  • Occasional travel to more remote locations
  • There will be occasional opportunities to assist with larger project installations and maintenance New Zealand wide


  • Assisting with the diagnosing, and repairing of refrigerated dryers
  • Assisting with the diagnosing and repair of Variable speed drives, PLCs and various electrical faults


  • Relevant trade qualification preferred but not essential
  • Electrical experience (preferred but not essential) with variable drives, controllers and refrigeration equipment
  • Compressed air experience with rotary and high-pressure compressor types
  • Excellent fault finding and solution providing skills
  • Able to work alone
  • Disciplined and conscientious work ethics

What the role offers

  • Great variety of service work with multiple model and brand types
  • Hands on field service in multiple industry types
  • Generous remuneration with vehicle provided - between $30 and $40 per hour based on skills and qualifications
  • Lively and supportive team
  • Further training
  • This is a full time, permament role offering a minimum of 40 hours
  • Overtime available
  • Company vehicle, tablet, mobile phone

How to apply
Applications from those wanting to relocate from elsewhere within NZ are welcome if not already based in Christchurch. If you are based offshore and wanting to move to New Zealand and meet the requirements - please APPLY NOW.

We are able to assist you with your visa requirements making the process easy and seamless.

For more information contact the team at Jobcorp for a confidential discussion. Phone during NZ business hours: Freephone 0800 67 57 47 from landline and mobile. The international landline is +64 9 271 3200.

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