Engineering Manager

NZ Bay of Plenty – Machinery – R&D – Global exporter 

This Bay of Plenty machinery manufacturer needs a proven Engineering Manager to head the Design / R&D team to expand the current product offering to local and global clients. This newly established position will head an existing team of 7 professional Engineers to act as a mediator and delegator, between the sales team. Although a professional role, you’re not too far away from the action and will get oversee the manufacture and completion of all your projects

This critical role is most suited to someone with a Design Engineering background and holding a relevant tertiary Engineering qualification in Mechanical or similar engineering fields. The key skill we are looking is LEADERSHIP, as the primary focus of the role is to lead Design team. Working closely with the sales team, you will consultant back on “build-ability” and give technical insights on how best to meet the needs of individual client’s requirements. You will have a sound understanding of all components that come together to make industrial machinery including electrical, tooling and control. Familiarity with CAD design tools is essential along with the full Microsoft office suite. 

This is an ideal role for a progression focused professional Engineer.  The benefit of this role is the attractive location in the Bay of Plenty that offers an unparalleled 
work/life balance. As always, an attractive salary package will be tailored to suit experience and bonus structure based on company performance.

To apply for this position please click on the relevant button below, alternatively for a confidential and discreet enquiry contact John Kiriakidis on +64 4 472 6558 or email
Note: If this vacancy is not exactly what you are seeking, then please contact me in confidence to discuss your individual requirements.