Electrical & Mechancial Engineering Apprenticeships

Miraka is a fast-moving and innovative dairy company making a mark on the world. Our creativity in generating new solutions and opportunities is built on strong values to nurture our natural resources and people for a prosperous future. Leading by example we strive to perform beyond our best every day. Our sustainable and renewable geothermal energy manufacturing processes is what sets us apart, delivering premium milk powder and UHT products to a worldwide market from the heart of New Zealand. 

We are offering electrical and mechanical apprenticeships which take approximately 3-4 years to complete, commencing in early January 2019.  You will complete your National Certificate in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering through an approved training provider and you will be given full and on-going training, mentoring and support throughout the apprenticeship program.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the role is based at our manufacturing site at Mokai, just 25 minutes northwest of Taupo. We are looking for candidates who:

  • Have completed NCEA Level 1 & 2 English and Maths by the end of 2018.
  • Are reliable
  • Have a positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Are committed and dedicated
  • Are a self-motivated, disciplined and an independent worker
  • Are an adaptable, flexible, and supportive team player
  • Are curious and share a passion for learning
  • Are willing to contribute to the wider Miraka whanau and display Miraka values.

Are you considering studying Mechanical or Electrical Engineering at University?  Have you considered learning on the job instead?  As a Mechanical or Electrical Apprentice at Miraka, you will have your course fee's covered and we will provide paid employment while you gain experience on the job.  You will be mentored and work in a supportive team of qualified Maintenance Technicians.   This is a great opportunity to obtain your qualification in an award-winning company and pursuing a career in the dairy industry is a decision you will never regret!  

To view Job Description CLICK HERE

Should you require more information, please email aleesha.price@miraka.co.nz

Applications close: Friday 14 September 2018

To view what our apprentices have to say CLICK HERE

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