Andy Du Plessis

Recruitment Consultant – Industrial and Energy

Area of Expertise

Management (Operations, Engineering)
Process (Mechanical and Chemical)
Commissioning / Maintenance (Mechanical and process)
Electronics (Software and Hardware)
Operational and Engineering Management
Mechanical and Electrical Technicians
Process Engineering and Technicians
Project Managers


Phone: 64 428 21563
Email Andy

Sector Knowledge

Andy was born and raised in Zululand where he got a taste for adventure and off-the-grid travel. After leaving South Africa in 1999 he travelled the world playing Rugby and ended up in New Zealand in 2001, which is where he decided to settle down. Andy has worked in engineering and primary industries all over the world, He fondly remembers Papua New Guinea, where he worked in the Oil and Gas sector.

For Andy, it’s all about finding the right opportunity for the individual and the right individual for the opportunity “it’s not always rocket science, sometimes it is, but not always”.

Selection of Andy’s Jobs

Senior Asphalt Supervisor

  • Civil & Construction
  • Site Management
  • Australia

Establishing a strong team to complete reconstruction and resurfacing works across a range of roading projects.

Project Manager

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Manufacturing & Operational
  • Auckland

Take lead and ensure our Energy Projects are executed successfully maintain relationships with stakeholders and provide leadership and support to the project team

Maintenance Engineer

  • Manufacturing & Trades
  • Maintenance Engineers/Fitters
  • New Zealand

Support the Maintenance Engineering Manager to ensure plants are operational and run with minimal downtime.

Lead Estimating Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Manufacturing & Operational
  • New Zealand

To assist the engineering team in attaining profitable sales by leading the costing work for the sales team.