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Production Procurement Engineer

Engineering » Industrial Engineering
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Work Type:
Full Time
Posted on:
24 July 2020

Our Client:

Built on innovation, forward thinking and the ability to adapt in an ever-chaining world; Our client has revolutionised an industry and the businesses of their customers worldwide. They focus on innovative solutions with containerized bulk industries providing customers with high-quality smart, safe, and cost-efficient machines and services.

The role:

Combining your background in manufacturing with strong skills in procurement, in this diverse and challenging role you will be responsible for coordinating and driving the procurement of supplies required in order to see international engineering projects delivered on time and in budget.
A keen engineering knowledge and experience of manufacturing on a global scale will be needed in order to be successful. This role includes:

  • Coordinating procurement activities
  • Negotiating and placing purchase orders
  • Assessing hydraulics 
  • Visiting two production facilities in Auckland weekly to oversee the production of materials
  • Resolving technical issues
  • Completing quality reporting and documentation for clients
  • Knowledge of welding and fabrication with the ability to assist when necessary
  • Working alongside the Design Engineering team to improve quality and reduce costs

The successful candidate will have:

  • An Engineering Degree
  • Ten years’ experience in production engineering and procurement
  • Strong working knowledge of hydraulics
  • Experience working with international suppliers and negotiating contracts
  • Ability to analyse bills of material and drawings
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Solutions focused with a creative outlook on problem solving
  • Have strong time management and organisational skills
  • Be located in and have eligibility to work permanently New Zealand

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