Mechanical Design Engineer

Job title : Mechanical Design Engineer
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Sam Phillips
Job reference : SP71259

A leading manufacturing company based in Auckland is experiencing continued growth and success with their market-leading, innovative products which are sold globally. They are in need of a Mechanical Design Engineer to join the company on a permanent basis. The salary will be in the region of $100-140k depending on experience.

Applicants MUST have good interpersonal skills, be able to build constructive working relationships with staff, clients and suppliers at all levels; maintains a professional and positive approach; be culturally sensitive and able to communicate with varying cultures and nationalities and possess effective verbal and written communication skills.

The job incumbent will be responsible for the following duties in the manufacture of the production machinery:

  • Mechanical functional design and draughting

  • Project management of design, draughting, production of prototype systems

  • Technical lead on hydraulic systems and components

  • Technical support and input on manufacturing system to after sales and customers​

Prior experience required:

  • 5-15 years (depending on qualifications) of relevant experience in Design

Commercial knowledge or skills required:

  • Good interpersonal, communication and planning skills

  • Analytical skills

  • Ability to develop, prepare, document and monitor methods, standards and procedures for the implementation of manufacturing machines / capital equipment and design process

  • Solidworks or equivalent 3D Modelling


  • NZDE (or Dublin Accord equivalent) or higher tertiary Engineering qualification

To apply, click apply or send your CV to quoting reference SP71259.