Senior Mechanical Engineer


Our client is a well-known and respected energy industry player with offices around the globe. The New Zealand operation currently concentrates on E&P and as part of their planning for the future, they are keen to locate a Senior Mechanical/Projects Engineer, someone to help in the preparation and delivery of maintenance and projects.
The job.
Whilst this is a shore-based position there will be the occasional trip offshore. In this role, you will be responsible for/involved in:

  • Assisting in the preparation of maintenance packages and projects
  • Assisting in developing of designs, selection of materials, etc.
  • The preparation/development of work packs or scope of works for maintenance and project
  • Fitness for Service assessment of equipment

And of course, assisting in setting priorities and managing the process of work underway and coming up.
The person.
Our new Senior Mechanical Engineer will:

  • Be tertiary qualified to degree level
  • Have at least 10 years’ experience in the oil & gas (preferred) or petrochemical industry 
  • Preferably have experience in offshore surface/topside engineering
  • Be able to manage complex workflows and multiple project requirements
  • Be a details person, a good time manager and a person able to work autonomously

You’ll be an organiser, a coordinator, someone experienced in dealing with people, at all levels, and forming good working relationships.

This is an opportunity to join an innovative, international company and a dedicated and fun loving team.
If you tick the boxes, let’s talk.

To apply for this position please click on the relevant button below, or alternatively for a confidential and discreet inquiry, contact Daniel Hopkins on +64 4 282 1563 or email