Do something you love

  • Join the world’s leader in sustainable transportation
  • Work with a state-of-the-art product
  • Dynamic company with an exciting future

Life at Scania

From small beginnings in Sweden over 120 years ago, we’re excited to say that Scania today, is one of the world’s most recognised and respected commercial vehicle brands.

Our focus is on sustainable transport solutions, and here at Scania New Zealand, we work together as a team to come up with solutions, tailor-made for our challenging New Zealand roads. 

We offer a dynamic and fun work environment, with a friendly, family culture. Our people are innovative, determined, and share team spirit. They ask questions like “why?” or “what if?” and go beyond what’s easy or expected. In return, we are strong on coaching and personal development, which allows people to grow within the company.

Now’s a great time to come on board Scania NZ, as we pioneer an exciting new era in transportation, made for New Zealand.  

What you will do

Reporting to the Performance Director, the purpose of the role is delivering world-class Scania Driver Training, coaching and tools for Scania drivers. Our progressive techniques are aimed at immediately increasing fuel efficiency, road safety and sustainability, while significantly reducing downtime and operating costs. You will be responsible for;

  • Ensuring drivers are aware of all the features of our vehicles and are in the best position to utilise them to maximum efficiency
  • Coordinating training requirements with Performance Analysts and customers
  • Delivering classroom and in cab presentations together with on the road training
  • Liaising with driver training providers in the design & development of training materials and training delivery
  • Planning, designing and implementing competency-based assessments to measure participant performance

Who you are

To be successful as a Driver Trainer within our organisation, we believe that you will have;

  • Experience in developing and facilitation of training
  • Qualified heavy rigid multi combination licenses with extensive experience across Scania products
  • A current New Zealand Class 5 driver’s licence
  • Instructors Endorsement (highly desirable)

Our benefits

  • A dynamic and inclusive work culture - be part of a great team environment
  • Our future is exciting - a company with a focus on digitalisation, autonomous vehicles, electrification and sustainability
  • With a presence in more than 100 countries worldwide with 46,000 employees; Scania offers a huge variety of development opportunities and career paths

Apply Now!

If you think you’re ready to drive your own career, then “Apply Now” and submit your CV. For additional information you can email to learn more about this opportunity.


You need to be a New Zealand / Australian citizen, a permanent resident or hold valid working rights to apply for this role.

Formal offer of employment is subject to standard pre-employment checks including medical and other background checks.

As an equal opportunity employer, supporting workplace diversity, we encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, genders and cultural heritages.

Type: Permanent

Category: Training - Training Officer

Reference ID: KS000143

Date Posted: 06/09/2021