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Mechatronic Design & Production Engineer

A Mechatronic Design & Production Engineer is required for a busy role working with a world leader in marine electronics.

At Navicom Dynamics Limited, we manufacture state-of-the-art marine navigation systems. We are a 100% NZ owned company that leads the world market with our superior products and excellent service.

As a result of the increasing global demand for our products and services and the projected growth of the business, we require a Mechatronic Design and Production Engineer to join our Albany based team. This role provides the opportunity for you to really get stuck in and become an integral member of our friendly team.

We manufacture low volume, high value, and often customized systems for the global market. You will be a keen electromechanical engineer who can assist with production build and testing tasks, as well as helping to design motion test equipment for test and R&D purposes. Also, you will be a good communicator who is confident in liaising with various members of the team to establish design and build requirements.

As well as being passionate about electromechanical design and development projects, you will need the following skills/experience:

  • Degree or high-level qualification in a relevant engineering subject (e.g. Mechatronics, Electronics, Mechanical)
  • Product building and testing experience
  • Quick learner and adaptable to change
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good organisation skills and ability to self-manage as well as being able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

Highly desirable skills:

  • Electromechanical design software experience (e.g. Solidworks, Altium, etc)
  • Knowledge of motion test equipment
  • Product design experience
  • Test criteria generation and validation
  • Good DFM/DFT mindset
  • Practical mechanical skills such as using bench drills etc
  • Ability to identify and understand basic electronics  
  • Basic knowledge of GPS and UHF and RF systems
  • Flexibility to fit in with a demanding and rapid production environment
  • Strong IT skills, including experience in programming
  • Experience with test equipment

  • Benefits of working for Navicom:

  • Enjoy working with a collaborative, close-knit team;
  • Fantastic opportunity to learn from and share with experienced professionals;
  • Be exposed to new developments in advanced technologies;
  • Be part of a successful and growing NZ hi-tech company with global reach;
  • Based in Albany within easy reach of the Northern Motorway and Western link road.

Our team is committed to keeping Navicom at the forefront of technology. We are a sociable, friendly, down to earth bunch motivated by results and company success. We are offering a competitive package, including possible tuition reimbursement for further studies, along with an inclusive environment that encourages both personal and professional growth.

The company is growing and we want you to grow with us long term so this is a genuine opportunity to develop your career.  Please send your full CV with a covering letter describing why you would like to work for Navicom and what you can bring to the table.  You can send us your application by clicking here