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If you’re motivated by innovative work and continually strive for improvement, Wyma can provide opportunities that will help you realize your potential.

Engineering Manager

Permanent full-time opportunity based in Christchurch

  • Exciting opportunity to join high-performing team
  • New Zealand owned
  • Global company in capital equipment/machinery sector
  • Innovative and market-leading technology

Your next opportunity:

Wyma Solutions is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of post-harvest vegetable and fruit handling equipment.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Manager to work in an agile company with market-leading products. Leading a group of Mechanical Design Engineers, the Mechanical Design Manager will be responsible for ensuring our products are designed, manufactured and commissioned to the highest of standards.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring the mechanical design of Wyma products meets or exceeds customer functional expectation whilst staying competitive in the market
  • Leading a team of qualified engineers in mechanical and structural design
  • Providing and maintaining technical sales information and standard product costing tools

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • A professional qualification in mechanical engineering
  • Strong skills in relationship building, people leadership and communication
  • Design leadership experience with a combination of machinery knowledge, mechanical design and electronics (as it relates to machinery and mechatronics)
  • Strong computer skills including CAD solid modelling
  • Experience working in an international B2B environment
  • Experience with project management systems and practices
  • FEA and structural design knowledge would be an advantage
  • The ability to work permanently in New Zealand

What will make you stand out will be your passion for machine design and functionality, your personal energy and resilience and your confident and influential communication skills.

The role will be competitively remunerated based on the skills and experience the successful applicant brings to the role.

Automation Engineer

Permanent full-time opportunity based in Christchurch

  • Exciting opportunity to join high-performing team
  • New Zealand owned
  • Global company in capital equipment/machinery sector
  • Competitive salary and great team culture

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Automation Engineer with a background in the automated equipment and machinery sector to further their career and work in high performing team.

About the Role:

Reporting to the Automation Team Leader, the Automation Engineer will work with the Electrical and Automation team to design, build and test automation/electrical systems and install and commission products both in our workshops and in our client sites internationally.

The role involves:

  • Preparing drawings, plans and diagrams of electrical installations and circuitry
  • Assisting the Electrical and Automation teams in the layout of electrical installations, circuity, cabling and motor control systems
  • Collecting data, performing tests and complex calculations for electrical panel design
  • Estimating materials, quantities and costs for product builds.
  • Assisting with research and development projects where required

About You:

This is a high-volume role for which you’ll need strong self-management and organisation skills.

You will thrive in this role if you are:

  • A skilled communicator who can foster collaborative working relationships across the business
  • Capable of working independently and managing your own time and work
  • Comfortable working in a highly dynamic environment and balancing competing priorities

And if you are experienced and proficient in:

  • PLC, HMI, VSD programming, configuration and peer to peer networking
  • At least two major automation platforms e.g. Rockwell/Allen Bradley, Siemens, Schneider, Omron, GE
  • ePLAN, AutoCAD or similar
  • The development of in-house standards: FDs and function block
  • Motion control, pneumatic and hydraulics would be extremely desirable

The successful person will hold a full NZ electrical licence (EWRB) with a current practicing licence and a relevant NZ certificate/qualification in electrical engineering.

This role will be competitively remunerated based on the skills and experience the successful applicant brings to the role.

You will need to have the legal right to work permanently in NZ.

Offers of employment will be conditional on passing a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen

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