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Enatel is an exciting, fast growing hi-tech company based in Christchurch, New Zealand.

To meet this growth, we have many opportunities available for talented and dedicated employees across fields of:

  • Engineering (Software, Systems, Hardware, Mechanical and Electrical)
  • R&D
  • Production
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Administration/Support
  • IT
  • Finance

As a New Zealand accredited employer, we are committed to providing a safe work environment that respects the culture and values of our employees. You’ll also have opportunities for success and growth with training and development programs.

Position:  Mechanical Design Engineer

Department:  Engineering

Reports to:  Engineering Director

Direct Reports:  None

Position purpose:
To provide mechanical design and support for Enatel new product developments and existing designs. Making world renowned products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of the Enatel design team with focus on mechanical designs
  • Take designs from concepts through to volume manufacturing
  • Support current products
  • Support quality department and any supplier related issues
  • Assist production with information or concepts for jigs, tools and fixtures
  • Complete drawings that provide the right level of information for suppliers to make item correctly and consistently
  • Make design focused on DFM for supplier and Enatel manufacturing
  • Design with item cost as key focus
  • Create any subsequent documentation/reports/test plans as required
  • Take RMA feedback and improve product design
  • Validation of alternative components
  • Ownership/control/drive any new BOM/drawing changes
  • Design for compliances– electrical safety, EMC etc
  • Working with International vendors

Required Skills

  • Experience in the electronics industry. (preferred)
  • Familiarity with hardware/software development life cycles and working in a team environment on new product development projects
  • Experience using Microsoft Office tools
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Tertiary Mechanical or Mechatronics qualification (e.g. B.E, NZCE) or equivalent
  • At least two years’ experience designing with 3D CAD (SolidWorks), within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in a professional engineering environment or product-development industry

General:

  • Upholds the company values
  • Perform any other tasks as required by your Manager and/or the business
  • Contributes to the achievements of department goals and objectives.

Health & Safety:

  • Ensuring all Health & Safety policies and rules are followed, with all tasks completed in a safety conscious manner
  • Adhere to all health and safety policies whether at our Christchurch premises or elsewhere

Environmental:

Enatel is committed to minimising the environmental impact of our operations and products.

  • Ensuring Environmental policies and processes are followed

Qualifications:

  • Tertiary Mechanical or Mechatronics qualification (e.g. B.E, NZCE) or equivalent
  • At least two years’ experience designing with 3D CAD (SolidWorks), within a manufacturing environment


Key Relationships:

 

Internal External
Sales and Marketing Third party manufacturers and other suppliers
Wider Engineering Team Contractors
Production  

 

Attributes Essential
Skills & Attributes Experience in a professional engineering environment or product-development industry

 

Experience & Qualifications Tertiary Mechanical or Mechatronics qualification (e.g. B.E, NZCE) or equivalent

 

At least two years’ experience designing with 3D CAD (SolidWorks), within a manufacturing environment

 

Working for us:

Being part of the Enatel team means joining us on our growth and success pathway. We work hard and celebrate our successes company-wide, as well as offering a number of training and development opportunities for our staff. Enatel is committed to providing a safe work environment with respect for the culture and values of our people. In addition to our dynamic attitude, we are friendly, down-to-earth people who know how to get things done.

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, then act now by forwarding your CV and cover letter to: recruitment@enatel.net with “Mechanical Design Engineer” in the subject line.

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