The role

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Solidworks Mechanical Design Engineer

East Tamaki, New Zealand

Reference: 6612868

Dreaming of seeing your designs come to life on a global scale?

At Technopak, we create cutting-edge powder packaging machinery that's used all over the world. We're a New Zealand success story with a worldwide reach. This means you'll have the chance to make a difference on a global scale, while working in a supportive, kiwi environment.

Imagine shaping the future of the dairy industry. We're a global leader, innovation is in our DNA.

In this exciting role, you'll be heavily involved in the design, taking your ideas from concept to production. You'll play a key role in developing ground breaking new machinery. You will be involved in the entire design process, from initial sketches to fully functional machines manufactured and assembled at Technopak.

Our team thrives on creativity and problem-solving, so get ready to collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the business! You'll never be on your own, our supportive team, will be there to mentor and empower you.

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Using your expertise to create detailed design models for components and entire machines within a PDM environment.
  • Bridging the gap between sales and engineering. Collaborating with our sales team to transform client specifications into stunning realities.
  • Championing continuous improvement. Work alongside our R&D team to refine existing designs and develop ground breaking new machines.
  • Crafting clear and concise documentation. Your well-structured assemblies and detailed drawings will ensure smooth production and assembly.

Do you have the skills and passion to join our team?

We're looking for someone with strong SolidWorks 2D & 3D design skills (2D & 3D SolidWorks electrical a plus!), several years of experience designing OEM equipment, a solid understanding of engineering principles and standards, the ability to visualise complex designs in 3D, excellent communication and collaboration skills, and a passion for innovation and problem-solving.

Experience with Powder Handling Equipment would be advantageous but not essential

Sound like you? You're a perfect fit!

Let's push boundaries together. Apply today.



For more information on our company, visit: technopak.co.nz