Application Engineer

Job title : Application Engineer
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Juanel Van Jaarsveld
Job reference : JV73071

RobLawMax Recruitment has exclusively partnered with Terra Cat in the search for an experienced Project Manager to join their growing team in Auckland.

Terra Cat is the New Zealand Caterpillar dealer and built on 90+ years' experience in the New Zealand market with a network of 13 branches. They offer the entire Caterpillar product range, and the parts and services connected to supporting their product. The role for Applications Engineer is available within their Power Systems team.

About the role:

As the Application Engineer, you will be required to provide professional engineering design and consultation services for all industries supported by Terra Cat Power Systems as well as, develop strong relationships with customers, contractors and consultants so that Terra Cat Power Systems is at the forefront when buying decisions are made.

Other key tasks:

  • Prepare and present all tender documents for project tenders providing assessment and protection regarding estimation costs to minimise risk to the business

  • Thorough review of technical specifications to ensure best possible product fit using Spec-sizer, PSQ etc

  • Designs developed and supplied are technically robust, accurate, commercially viable and compliant with legislative requirements

  • Taking overall responsibility for the front-end design work and ensure it meets/exceeds customer expectations. Generate a bill of materials based on the design for the Projects team


To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Tertiary engineering qualification in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering (BE or ME (electrical), NZCE (Electrical)

  • Five plus years’ experience in an engineering/power systems related environment with competency in engineering and electrical design process

  • Commercial experience including ability to interpret and understand contract documents, specifications, and tenders

  • Technical knowledge and skills related to the NZ EPG market

  • High level understanding of tender requirements including electrical/mechanical design and build processes, legislation and compliance, commercials and financial

  • Previous experience on Terra Cat systems a bonus

Benefits of the role:

  • Competitive salary with superannuation up to 6% + subsidised medical insurance + discounted fuel card

  • Form an integral part of a professional, personable and passionate team driven to provide positive project outcomes

  • Fantastic , growing team with a great working culture

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Application Engineer who wants to work for a national leader when it comes to providing quality products and services in their sector.

For more details on this role please contact Juanel on 04 471 6985 or send your CV to: jobs@roblawmax.co.nz quoting JV73071 as the reference number