Maintenance Engineer

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Payment: $55-60NZD per hour Location: Blenheim
Region: Marlborough/Blenheim/Picton Experience: Experience Necessary

Are you ready to be part of a transformative journey that combines innovation, engineering, and environmental stewardship? We are thrilled to invite a dynamic and motivated individual to join CarbonScape’s dedicated team as a Maintenance Engineer at their Blenheim facility.
The company
CarbonScape leads the charge in revolutionizing the lithium-ion battery supply chain by utilizing sustainable raw materials for Electric Vehicles. Committed to a future where renewable carbon products replace fossil fuels, we’re working towards a greener world for all. Our cutting-edge technology enables us to produce high-quality biographite from waste generated by the timber and forestry industry, significantly reducing the environmental impact of battery production.
Role Overview
As a Maintenance Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the seamless operation of CarbonScape’s plant equipment. Your responsibilities will encompass both mechanical and electrical maintenance, focusing on preventative measures and swift resolutions to minimize downtime.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct routine electrical and mechanical preventative maintenance.
  • Provide crucial electrical and mechanical support to our pilot plant operations.
  • Respond promptly to equipment breakdowns, troubleshoot, and execute necessary repairs.
  • Maintain meticulous records of maintenance activities, breakdowns, and inventory levels using company software.
  • Develop and adhere to a routine and preventative maintenance schedule to enhance plant reliability.
  • Oversee parts and materials, ensuring inventory accuracy and critical parts availability.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives, offering recommendations for enhanced equipment performance.
  • Uphold high standards of health, safety, and well-being in accordance with SOPs.


  • Valid EWRB license.
  • Prior experience in Electrical/Mechanical Industrial maintenance.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and get results
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact at all levels within the plant


  • The opportunity to be part of a forward-thinking company dedicated to global positive impact.
  • A startup environment with a diverse, international team of experts.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Work/life balance with hybrid working options.

Apply now and be a catalyst for change! 

If you’re ready to play a pivotal role in shaping a sustainable future with CarbonScape, apply now!

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected] or call 03 366 6226 for a confidential conversation.

Applications will be reviewed and processed as they are received, so don’t delay in sending us your resume!