Service Advisor

Job Description

Job reference - 620811

  • Franchise dealership
  • Will suit qualified technician or experienced Service Advisor with good organisational skills
  • Rural property costs in a sought after location

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About the employer

Located in Hawkes Bay, this multi franchise dealership representing well respected brands is looking for a Service Advisor for their workshop.

The role

The company seeks to employ a qualified technician, preferably with prior experience as a Service Advisor, Team Leader, Workshop Controller, or Foreman for this Service Advisor vacancy, responsible for workflow allocation and management.

This is an excellent opportunity to lead a service team from a lifestyle location that provides rural environs away from the hustle and bustle of big city life.

You will work closely with the Workshop / Service Manager managing work undertaken, scheduling and allocating jobs, and will be responsible for the measurement of productivity and efficiency.

It is a high pressure role and requires an applicant with exceptional organisational skills to be successful in this role.


  • An automotive trade qualification and solid technical ability are highly advantageous
  • Previous supervisory experience in a motor dealership is first prize – in a Service Advisor, Foreman, Workshop Controller, or Team Leader role Well organised
  • Well organised
  • A team player and motivator
  • Flexible, and able to cope well in a pressurised environment
  • Superb communication skills required
  • Clean, current driver’s license
  • Good computer literacy


  • First class workshop facilities
  • A top remuneration package is payable in line with skills and experience
  • Career progression
  • Hard working team

How to apply

This vacancy is only open to NZ citizens, residents, and those with Open Work Visas.

If reading online, click the APPLY NOW section and submit your application online.

For more information contact the team at Automotive Employment NZ Ltd 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.

Service Advisor

Automotive Employment (NZ) Limited

Job type:

Full Time

Hours of work:



Central Hawkes Bay, Hastings, Napier