Mechanical Draftsperson - Solidworks


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Major industrial engineering business, our client requires 5 mechanical designers to join their technical team in Christchurch

Your new company 

Specialist engineering business, this internationally recognized company provides turnkey engineering services, from concept and design to commissioning and operation of industrial, energy and mining projects. Working across a wide range of sectors, they specialise in heavy and highly technical engineering projects. They need mechanical designers to join forces with them for 2 new projects.

Your new role 

Working on high-profile quarry projects, you will be required to work alongside an existing team through the design phase of the project, doing the detailed modelling and production for fabrication drawings based in the manufacturing plant.  

What you'll need to succeed 

You are a proficient mechanical draftsperson/designer able to demonstrate sound technical skills and experience. Great communication skills are a must-have, and local experience will be highly regarded although not necessary if you can prove solid experience in a similar environment and extreme adaptability. If your experience is from outside the country, you MUST be based in NZ or Australia already and have all the necessary work visas to be considered for the role, as well as having outstanding communication skills (verbal and written) and fluent English. You have previous heavy engineering experience, and mining experience (material handling) is a must. You are 100% proficient in Solidworks.

What you'll get in return 

The cost of your flights and accommodation will be taken care of by our client and FIFO option will be available for the right candidates. Possible extension of the contract for the right candidate will be discussed at the end of the initial phase.  

What you need to do now

Please contact me immediately if you are interested in this position. However, if you are a Mechanical Professional looking to advance your career but this role is not of interest, please contact me on the number below to discuss several other positions I have available.

For further information please contact Chloe Sabbadin - chloe.sabbadin@hays.net.nz

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