Good luck with your application!

Create a Job Profile and let great jobs, like this one, find you.

Create a Job Profile

Trade Me Job Profiles is currently in beta. You can still set up your Job Profile, and we'll deliver the following benefits in early to mid 2018.

Now's a great time to create a Trade Me Job Profile.

Looks like your job hunt is ramping up. You've added at least two jobs to your watchlist in the last 24 hours!

Nice work!

Your profile is now public, which means recruiters and employers can now contact you.

You can change your privacy settings from your profile.

Jobs Listing Branding
Location Christchurch City, Canterbury
Listed Fri 27 Jul, 4:02 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference VR78705_1
Mechanical Design Engineer

The Client
Our client is a local food processor with clients worldwide. Having undergone a recent restructure, they are looking for an experienced Product Design Engineer to join the business in the engineering team.

The Role
As Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be reporting directly to the Engineering Manager. Your key responsibilities will encompass involvement in the full product design life cycle including generating new product ideas and improvement on existing designs with the intention of final design for manufacture.

Education and Skills and Industry Experience
NZCE or BE qualification required
3-5 years industry experience in a Mechanical Design position
Good understanding of manufacturing processes and systems
Appreciation for design for manufacture
Familiar with 3D modelling software (Inventor Preferred)
Good practical background with workshop experience
Preparation of test plans and building prototypes
Preparation of documentation to comply with regulatory requirements

Personal Attributes Required
Friendly, open personality-good written and verbal communication skills
Happy to help others and work collaboratively
Creative and resourceful
Effective planning and well organised
Able to multitask and work efficiently to tight deadlines
Customer focus
Technical aptitude
Hands on approach to problem solving
Open to learning and upskilling

What is in It For You
This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and progressive company which prides itself on a modern working environment. You will have the ability to upskill and train in areas of personal interest. A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful applicant.

Next Steps
To be considered for this role, you MUST be a NZ Resident or have a valid NZ work visa
If you are interested in having a confidential discussion about this role give Vanessa Richardson a call on (03) 366 6226 and email me a copy of your updated CV for consideration,

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.