Truckstops are New Zealand's largest supplier of commercial vehicle parts and workshop services to the Road Transport Industry. Our network of 19 branches throughout the country specialises in the repair and maintenance of heavy commercial vehicles with franchises including:

Our business has some great opportunities for self-motivated, qualified Diesel Mechanics / Technicians with experience in the repair and maintenance of heavy trucks. If you have a high level of technical skill, enjoy varied repair and mechanical work, are a team player and have sound English communication skills, then we want to hear from you!

In return, we offer a competitive hourly rate, ongoing technical training, and the opportunity to work in an established nationwide company providing career progression opportunities.


Every year Hino and Truckstops jointly run a nationwide skills competition which is open to Truckstops Technicians. The contest challenges techs to complete a number of online modules with the top 3 technicians flown to Auckland to compete in the National Finals. Winners have the opportunity to compete in Australia and travel to Tokyo, Japan.

Check out this video of the 2019 National Final!

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VISTA (Volvo International Service Training Award) is an international competition open to all Service Market professionals within the Volvo Trucks’ and Volvo Buses’ global service network. Currently it is the world’s largest competition for Service Market personnel. The aim of the competition is to help employees develop and improve their knowledge, skills, and ability to work as a team. 

Each year the competition is held in New Zealand and is open to Truckstops Diesel Technicians. In 2018 Truckstops Whangarei and Invercargill made it through to the semi finals held in Gothenburg, Sweden. Check out the below video from one of last years semi finals.

The 2019/2020 competition is shaping up to be a doosie!

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