Process Engineer Jobs

How to Enter

To improve your chances of becoming a Process Engineer within New Zealand’s Oil & Gas industry, it’s recommended to obtain a Bachelor of Engineering, specialising in Chemical and Process, Chemical and Materials or Chemical Technology.


Typical Responsibilities

The job responsibilities of a Process Engineer can include any of the following:

  • Improving processes in factory such as oil platforms or gas and chemical plants
  • Researching new materials and production procedures
  • Identifying, reporting and reducing the effects industrial processes have on the environment
  • Reporting the factory efficiency and cost of production
  • Preparing and presenting reports and proposals
  • Managing technicians and operation staff



After several years’ experience, Process Engineers can move into Project Management, managerial or consultancy roles. They can also choose to change industry and move into other areas of engineering such as Biochemical, Food, Materials and Waste.


Salary Range

Entry: 45K – 75K per annum (NZD)

Senior: 100K+ per annum (NZD)


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Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955



Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011 


Physical Address:
50A Ossian Street
Napier 4110
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436


Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
477 Boundary Street
QLD 4000
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427