Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Description

J J Niven Engineering is a privately owned engineering company based in Palmerston North.
We are Contract and General Engineers and specialise in the design build and maintenance of mechanical equipment, pressure vessels, gantry cranes and material handling processes.
We have an opportunity for a Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer to work with existing Design and Project Engineers. The work will involve time in our workshop, design office and on our job sites. As a Mechanical Engineer you will be involved in design concepts, calculations, draughting, and job planning for a range of clients. This is a rare opportunity to work alongside experienced engineers and gain exposure in a mechanical engineering company.

The ideal applicant will have the following attributes:
- NZ Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
- Experience with Solidworks CAD modelling, AutoCAD or similar
- A keen interest in project management / construction, contract engineering and mechanical design
- A flexible and positive attitude and be a team player
- Strong written and verbal communication skills

Applicants with more experience would be considered.

We offer competitive renumeration, ongoing training and support, interesting and varied work with a great team environment.

To apply for this position please click on the relevant button below or alternatively if you feel this position is not exactly what you are seeking, please contact us to discuss your individual requirements.

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

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

Job type:

Full Time


Palmerston North