Position purpose

You will be the driving force behind innovation. Innovation comes from creativity and creativity comes from curiosity.

Initially working with the Development Manager, this role designs profiles for extrusions for our customers and EPL. You will also act as Technical Support to the sales team.

This job will involve daily co-operation with the R&D team in Christchurch and support the R&D team in Thailand . You will work closely with our customer engineers, The Global Sales Team, Tool Makers and the Manufacturing team to ensure the effective and efficient development of new extrusions.


Key duties

Work with our clients and the sales teams to turn the customers ideas into reality.

Liaise and manage the design process with the Global Sales Team, R&D Team and Manufacturing Team.

Develop design requirements and conceptual designs.

Work with technicians and other engineers performing production to create simple and easy to interpret processes

Support the trial and manufacturing teams in qualification testing and production of new designs.

Create detailed engineering drawings for production.

Skills & experience

  • A degree in Product Design or an equivalent qualification (or working towards it)
  • Strong experience working with CAD program
  • Document management system experience
  • Excellent knowledge of polymers
  • You must be able and willing to travel both domestically and internationally
  • Have full drivers’ licence
  • Must hold New Zealand citizenship or New Zealand Permanent Residency
  • Strong mathematical skills

Interested in applying?

To apply for this role, please fill in the form below and attach your Cover Letter and CV