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Design Engineer

Advertiser: TMC Trailers LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
10 Jun 2019
Canterbury, Christchurch
Work Type
Full Time
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

TMC Trailers is one of New Zealand's largest heavy transport engineers specialising in the manufacture, repair, and servicing of custom-made truck trailers and bodies for the transport industry. We provide the largest selection of heavy transport trailers available in New Zealand, and with facilities in both Christchurch & Auckland and over 70 employees have developed a very strong brand and are continuing to expand. 

With more than 70 years of success, we pride ourselves on providing high-quality products and services and have established ourselves as a leader and innovator in engineering solutions for our client's needs. 

We are seeking a new team member for our design team. 

The main responsibilities of the role involves:

• Preparation of production drawing packs
• Creating and maintaining Bill of Materials
• Undertaking R & D work on existing and new products
• Analyzing and improving manufacturing processes
• Liaising with team members in fabrication and finishing enviroments

What We Offer:

  • New challenges and experiences
  • Competitive remuneration
  • A friendly and social work place
  • Opportunity to be a valued contributor to a growing innovative Kiwi owned business
  • Medical insurance

We want you if you:

• have a minimum of 3 year experience within a similar role
• have a tertiary qualification in either Mechanical Engineering or Computer Aided Design
• have experience with Autodesk Inventor CAD software (a significant part of the role will be using this software)
• have experience in the heavy vehicle industry, is preferable but not a necessity 
• have experience in a steel fabrication environment, is preferable but not a necessity 
• have mechanical aptitude
• Are self-motivated, enthusiastic and energetic
• Are a team player
• Have good communication skills 
• Take ownership of roles and are proactive
• Are reliable, accurate and take pride in your work

If you have been asking, “what’s next……..?” in your career then this is your chance to join a world leader in their field, don’t delay. 

Applications will be treated in confidence.

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

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a design engineer?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • Have you completed a qualification in mechanical engineering?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?

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