Tyre Technician

Kaiwhakamau Taea

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Tyre technicians remove, repair and fit tyres for all types of vehicles. They also advise customers on different types of tyres, and check and adjust vehicle wheel alignment.


Tyre technicians usually earn

$34K-$45K per year

Source: Bridgestone New Zealand, 2017.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a tyre technician are average due to stable numbers of people in the role.
Sam Ruddles working on a tyre in a workshop

Tyre technicians need to be strong to remove tyres from wheel rims

Last updated 8 June 2017