Mechanical Design Engineer - Inventor

Job title : Mechanical Design Engineer - Inventor
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Kerry Rowlands
Job reference : KR71603

As an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the design and draughting of a range of material handling and process equipment. As part of a high performing, personable and committed team of Design Engineers you will become an integral part of the business once settled. Reporting into and supported by the Engineering Design Manager you will receive first rate technical guidance from a Lead Designer, while collaborating with a team of passionate Mechanical Design Engineers.

The Role:

  • Design general layout and material handling or process equipment with Autodesk Inventor

  • Provides sales layout drawing and models to support sales engineers

  • Create workshop drawings of equipment for fabrication

  • Generate BOM’s and spares lists of equipment as required for projects

  • Provide Machine Risk Assessment on all equipment designed

  • Develop new concept design of bespoke equipment to meet customer requirements

  • Design Jigs for Fabrication

  • Develop existing products, recommend design modifications and contribute to improvement

Your Skills:

  • Tertiary qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar

  • Strong CAD design skills, proficient with AutoCAD Inventor or Solidworks

  • Experience with Vault Data Management software

  • Understanding of manufacturing food grade, hygiene standards

  • Minimum of 2-3 years + experience in a design role with food handling, dairy manufacturing or industrial focus

  • Unrestricted work rights for NZ currently in country or with imminent arrival

The Opportunity:

As a global innovator, established in a range of niche, bespoke and buoyant markets my client are in a strong growth phase with this role providing a unique opportunity for a talented Mechanical Design Engineer. As well as a competitive package you will be provided with a supportive work environment, access to international networks, domestic travel opportunities for project needs and a challenging, rewarding role where you can fully utilise your design capabilities.

To be considered you MUST have current, long term and unrestricted work rights for NZ and be based locally or with imminent arrival. To apply send your CV to quoting reference KR71603 or contact Kerry Rowlands for further information on 09 951 5006 / 021 917 913.