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
Estimators
Control Panel Operators
I&C / I&E Engineers and Technicians
Automation Engineers
Process Engineers and Managers
Oil and Gas Specialists

Contact

Phone: 04 472 6558
Email Daniel

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

Sales Engineer – HV Electrical

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Christchurch

Versatile Electrical Engineer required. High Voltage experience experience and 'connections' a must. Sales experience an advantage

Senior Civil Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Civil
  • Auckland

A bit of everything in this job. Land development and Project Management, mentoring younger engineers. Ideal for someone who likes variety.

Line Mechanics required

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Southland

If you are a New Zealand experienced and licensed Line Mechanic (including Live Lines), we need you!

Senior Substation Design Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Christchurch

We're looking for a versatile Electrical Engineer who has experience in designing substations. If this sounds like you, let's talk!

Senior Protection Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Wellington

If you are a Protection Design Engineer with transmission and distribution experience, let's talk. Senior level role with a good consultancy.

Terminal Manager

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Oil, Gas & Mining
  • Hawkes Bay

A classic hands on role for an operations professional. Dealing with a variation of management tasks and responsibilities.

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.

C,I & E Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Manufacturing & Operational
  • New Plymouth

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

Production Manager

  • Food & Dairy
  • Management
  • Auckland

Wanted, experience Production Manager with food industry packing lines experience for this 2-year fixed term contract. Sound like you?

Machine Operator

  • Food & Dairy
  • Production
  • Wellington

We need an experienced Machine Operator to join this Wellington base food manufacturer. Does that sound like you?

Generation Engineer

  • Industrial & Energy
  • Electrical & Energy
  • Christchurch

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