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HVAC Fitter – Napier, NZ

Please Noteapplicants need to be in New Zealand currently and have eligibility to work in New Zealand. 

Position purpose

The responsibility of the HVAC Fitter is to install traditional ductwork, split system and VRF air conditioning systems.

Average daily duties

 Installation of commercials & Industries HVAC Refrigeration systems

Qualifications required        HVAC / Refrigeration or relevant experience

Experience                             At least 2 years relevant experience

 Key outcomes

            The HVAC Fitter will:

 Maintain customer relationships through professional service delivery and installation of

  1. HVAC systems to specifications provided.


  1. Complete pipe & plant installations with excellent competence demonstrating an ability to
    work independently or with a minimum of supervision.


  1.  Assist the service team on occasion to meet planned maintenance commitments.


  1. Manage the condition and care of your own and company tools & vehicles.


  1. Provide applied training for the apprentices.


  1. Promote an environment where the safety and health of all staff members, contractors and
    customers is paramount to our success as a business.


Staff reports                                            As apportioned by the Contracts Supervisor

Financial & project dimensions      Small and large HVAC installations

Delegations & decisions                     Site leadership


Challenges & problem solving        Ensure the customer is satisfied with work completed

Ensure that all work is effective, to standard and operable.


Working Relationships

Frequent People Contact                 Nature of contact

Customers                                         Establishing their requirements and communication

Contracts Supervisor                       Delegation of job, submission of time sheets

Managing Director                            Administration, Customer service, Technical advice



Person specification


  1. Qualifications required for the position


  • Trade qualification in Piping/Welding or equivalent experience



  1. Skills, knowledge and experience


  • Demonstrated experience in pipe work installation
  • Demonstrated experience with ductwork installation
  • Pressure testing of piping systems


  1. Competencies/Personal attributes


  • Applied learning             Adaptability
  • Contributes to the team Communication
  • Problem solving Time management


Job Details:

  • Start ASAP
  • $30 /hr neg with skills & experience
  • Mon to Fri 8.00am – 4.30pm (40 hours – flexible)
  • Overtime paid 1 ½
  • Hastings, North Island, New Zealand
  • Full clean current Driving License
  • Basic tools required


Important Additional Requirements to Note:

  1. A brief Cover Letter outlining your past work experience, your current work situation and
    all experience you have relating to the above Job Description is included in cover letter too.
  2. Your CV must be included & detailed with all your work experience to date.
  3. BOTH your Cover Letter & CV to please be in Word Format (preferred).
  4. Eligibility to be able to work in NZ are very important, please note this in CV.



Dennis Mawhinney    Appointments Recruitment Specialists

Free Ph                       0800 030 125 (even from cell phones with no credit) in NZ

Mobile                         021 888 500   or   (09) 478 9954

Email                          dennis@appts.co.nz

Website                      www.appts.co.nz     /    www.facebook.com/appointments