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Graduate Engineer (Ref 03/1904/JK)

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  • Project based role in Ohakune
  • 10 – 12 months with potential to transfer to Auckland on completion
  • Excellent opportunity for a recent graduate

Project Management support role for a motivated Mechanical Engineer – assist and learn some of the top Engineers in the country.

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Job Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full-Time

Area: Waikato

Published: April 8, 2019

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Our client pride themselves on consistent and high quality performance, are committed to excellence and are just a really great place to work. At this time they have a project based in Ohakune and are looking for a recent mechanical engineering graduate to join the team and support the day to day operation of the project. You will assist the Site foreman allowing them to be more hands on in the project – with a great opportunity to learn from the best.


To best assist the Site foreman your day to day responsibilities would be to:

  • Ensure Health and Safety of the site, including ensuring permits are up to date
  • Ensure all drawings are available as required
  • Assist the project manager with ordering, receiving and follow up of any issues.
  • Assist with all admin documentation including timesheets, drawings and project timelines
  • Any other duties that will assist in the smooth running of the project

To be considered for this role you will need:

  • A tertiary Qualification in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience in construction, manufacturing or engineering an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently

This is an excellent opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer who would be looking to observe and learn with some top Engineers in NZ. You will also gain good knowledge on working end to end on a project and gain valuable experience on the ins and outs of hands on project work as well project management.

You need to have great attention to detail, organisation and ability to work autonomously but be team focused too. If you are keen to take advantage of this excellent opportunity the future prospects could be huge. Are very good package is available for someone willing to commit to this project in Ohakune.

Though this project is based in Ohakune; for the right candidate there are potential opportunities to move to one of their main city headquarters.

Apply today with an up to date CV and Cover Letter to quoting reference number 03/1904/JK.

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