Mechanical Engineer

This is an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer to be involved in delivering practical design, project management, and maintenance engineering solutions for heavy manufacturing/processing projects. Projects ranging from power generation, pulp & paper and forestry, to large manufacturing plants.

A truly satisfying opportunity for any engineer who is looking to further their career or step up into the next level of design and/or project management.

The Role.
The role is responsible for designing and project managing heavy rotating and static equipment (everything from pressure vessels, piping and boilers), to required standards, and taking these designs through to commissioning on site and client handover.

Specifically, you will:

  • Undertake on site visits to understand client’s needs
  • Design engineering proposals and solutions
  • Oversee fabrication, including site installation supervision and commissioning as required.

The person.
To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be a tertiary qualified Mechanical Engineer (preferably with CPEng registration)
  • Have proven experience at a senior level designing heavy industrial plant.
  • Have lead projects and managed contractors

You will be a self-starter, dedicated to providing the best solutions and information possible, skilled in working to tight deadlines and of course, able to develop good working relationships with people at all levels.

Why apply?
This role involves leading and working on many and varied projects. The company offers opportunity to expand and further your skillset and your input will be influential in the future company direction.

On offer is a very competitive remuneration package adaptable to suit your level of skills and experience.

Apply Now
If you need a change and have proven Mechanical engineering design and/or project management experience, let’s talk.

To apply for this position please click on the relevant button, alternatively for a confidential and discreet inquiry contact Andrew Hickey on 04 282 1562 or email

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