Daniel Hopkins

Senior Recruitment Consultant – Industrial and Energy

Area of Expertise

Design & Drafting, Civil, Mechanical and Electrical
Testing and Inspection Personnel
Project Engineers and Managers
Control Panel Operators
I&C / I&E Engineers and Technicians
Automation Engineers
Process Engineers and Managers
Oil and Gas Specialists


Phone: 04 472 6558
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Sector Knowledge

Daniel is qualified in Mechanical Engineering and Management and has experience in heavy engineering (mostly testing and inspection), management and sales and sales management. Daniel also had a spell running his own retail business for 11 years.

Daniel’s recruitment experience spans a range of industries and sectors including heavy engineering, power generation and distribution, all areas of the oil & gas sector, as well as working with multi-disciplined consultancies nationwide dealing in civil, electrical and mechanical design. With his own work experience and his time in recruitment, this has given him in-depth knowledge of the technical skills and experience to help build his clients teams.

Daniel is a keen musician with a love of jazz and rock from all eras. He both plays and teaches drums and percussion. Other interests include photography, genealogy and enjoying the company of friends.

Danny Hopkins is one of our most trusted recruiters. He takes the time to learn and understand our business and has maintained a strong partnership with us over many years.As well as being a great person to work with, we really value his honest approach to relationship building with any prospective employees.” – OMV

Selection of Daniel’s Jobs

Asset Engineer – I&E

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Northland

Versatile Asset Engineer required. Integrity, Reliability, Performance Improvements in all things I&E. Sound like you?

Terminal Operator

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Manufacturing & Operational
  • Dunedin

Do you have skills in handling hazardous fluids? Are you looking for a change? Here's a hands-on role that may appeal to you.

ERP Coordinator – Fleet Management

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Manufacturing & Operational
  • Auckland

We're looking for an ERP expert to help implement our new fleet management system. 12 month contract on the fringe of the CBD

Generation Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Christchurch

Wanted. Electrical Engineer with power generation experience. Consultancy based position. Variety & challenge. Sound like you?

C,I & E Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • New Plymouth

We want it all. I&C plus Electrical knowledge for this petrochemical manufacturer. Taranaki based position. Sound like you?

Intermediate Civil Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Civil
  • Auckland

Land Development with a difference. Help design parks, golf courses and other public spaces with this busy and growing company.

Project Portfolio/Delivery Manager

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Management
  • Northland

Lead and manage a team of professionals delivering a diverse range of projects. A great opportunity to take control and make it happen.

Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Bay of Plenty

Wanted. Senior Electrical Engineer with HV/LV and Controls Design experience. Sound like you? Let's talk.