Mechanical Engineer

New Plymouth
Permanent

Job Description:

Rob Law Max

RobLawMax Recruitment has exclusively partnered with Liquigas who is New Zealand's leader for storage, distribution and trading of bulk LPG delivering a safe, reliable and cost effective service to its customers nation-wide. Due to a change in resource needs, Liquigas are now looking to engage with a Mechanical Engineer to join them at their HO in New Plymouth.

About the role

As the Mechanical Engineer, you will be required to manage the reliability and integrity of Liquigas assets through the application of asset management strategies and maintenance standards. You will work broadly across the business and provide technical support across pressure equipment, pipeline integrity and structures to internal and external stakeholders which include Mechanical Technicians & project based Contractors and Consultants.



Other key responsibilities are to

Develop, design and implement engineering and maintenance projects

Provide expert recommendations and guidance on Liquigas’ requirements to engineering consultants for concept selection, design, maintenance, and safety aspects of externally resourced projects

Ensure a high level of asset integrity and reliability is sustained in the pressure and pipeline equipment and systems on all depots

Ensure the Company is fully compliant in terms of Pressure Equipment and Pipeline Regulations with Certifiers through the various management procedures

Assist with the development of mechanical engineering and maintenance budgets and the capital expenditure budgets



To be successful for the role, you will need

Tertiary qualified within Mechanical Engineering or similar

Senior level broad experience across all aspects of mechanical and piping engineering preferably with oil & gas knowledge

Expert understanding of the regulations, codes, and standards that govern this discipline of engineering

Experience in the implementation of engineering and maintenance projects on an operating facility

Expert knowledge of the repair and maintenance of mechanical plant

Ability to provide technical support and lead external projects

Pre-employment medical and drug testing will be undertaken

Pre-employment medical and drug testing will be undertaken



As well as being suitably qualified, they are looking for a Mechanical Engineer that has a high capability & technical flair to work on such a diverse and important role within the company.

In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, medical insurance as well as various other benefits.

Roles like these are rare within the company and region and would be a great opportunity for an Engineer ready to expand their experience.

Rob Law Max

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