Automotive Technician – Full Time, Service Department

Morrell Motors is one of Taupo’s longest standing Automotive Dealerships, operating since 1983. Morrell Motors is a multi-franchise Dealership, authorised agents for Mercedes-Benz, Subaru, Fiat, Alfa Romeo, RAM, Chrysler, Jeep & Dodge. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Qualified Automotive Technician to join our friendly, award winning and growing team.

To be successful in this position, your skills and attributes will include:

  • Relevant Automotive trade qualification
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience post-qualification
  • WOF certification would be an advantage (not essential) 
  • Recent experience working within a franchise Dealership workshop environment
  • Previous experience with our franchise partners would be an advantage (not essential)
  • Strong diagnostic and problem-solving skills
  • Auto electrical skills would be an advantage (not essential)
  • The ability to work well to deadlines and under pressure
  • High standard of mechanic workmanship and attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong team player
  • Motivated, reliable and a positive attitude
  • Great work ethic and good personal values
  • Committed to stay with the company long term


The successful applicant will in turn receive:

  • Excellent remuneration package including overtime where applicable
  • Uniform including safety boots
  • Ongoing training and the opportunity to expand your skills
  • Paid annual Birthday leave
  • Become a key player on a friendly, ambitious team

This position can be physically demanding so a degree of physical fitness will be required.

This position is for a minimum of 40 hours per week however additional hours may be required to keep up with the workload.

This position is 8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday. Some Saturday work at overtime rates can be negotiated.

An immediate start can be arranged for the successful applicant.

Learn more about our company here: – Taupo’s Large Business Excellence Winner – 2019.

Find out why Taupo is such a great place to live:

Morrell Motors is a drug, alcohol, and smoke-free work place.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.