Senior Mechanical Engineer

Location: Upper Hutt
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 200252131_1719960841
Salary: NZ$38.00 - NZ$42.00 per hour + Career pathway + OT may be avail.
Nicola van Stipriaan Luiscius
Email Nicola

Join a trusted and leading global animal health organisation - Senior Engineering Technician


  • Monday to Friday
  • 7.30am start - finish at 4.30pm
  • $38.00 to $42.00 per hour
  • Career pathway within this role
  • Ongoing role with a view to go permanent - for the right candidate


  • Issue and close off permits to perform work, for contractors coming onto site
  • Complete contractor inductions - ensure contractors have correct tickets for their duties
  • Trouble shoot equipment breakdowns and resolve in a timely manner
  • Perform and document all maintenance, instrument calibration and validations
  • Apply strong technical knowledge and collaborate with team members and contractors
  • Be on the tools and undertake day-to-day maintenance and inspections

Skills and Experience:

  • Be familiar with Site Safe and Worksafe NZ requirements
  • Have experience issuing permits to onsite contractors
  • Computer proficiency required
  • Excellent communication skills - verbal and written
  • Have worked with machinery on industrial sites
  • Have experience working with contractors and/or contracting environment
  • Must have reporting and investigate writing skills

This role would suit somebody, who:

  • Has experience in engineering disciplines - mechanical engineer, HVAC, industrial, building services
  • Is a tradesperson who has received onsite permits and knows the process
  • Has trade understanding that can step-up to the next level
  • 10 years fitter/boiler practical experience, or similar experience

If this job sounds interesting to you, please APPLY NOW! Alternatively call Nic on 04 474 2366, with any questions you may have.

To be considered for this role, you will need to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen and have a clean criminal history.

Overseas applications WILL NOT be accepted.