Production Engineer Jobs

How to Enter

To increase your chances of becoming a Production Engineer in New Zealand, it’s recommended to complete either a Bachelor of Engineering Technology, specialising in Mechanical Engineering, or a Bachelor of Engineering, specialising in Mechanical or Process Engineering.


Typical Responsibilities

The typical job responsibilities of a Production Engineer can include the following:

  • Operating and maintaining, small-to-large Oil & Gas machinery
  • Identifying ways to improve machinery and processes
  • Ensuring production is running to schedule
  • Ensuring all regulatory and Health & Safety standards are adhered to
  • Training and managing new Engineers



Most Production Engineers can develop their careers by moving into other specialist areas of engineering, such as Mechanical, Maintenance, or Automation, or head into a Sales-based role. Alternatively, Engineers who find passion in leading others can progress onwards to management and work their way towards becoming Production or Maintenance Manager.


Salary Range

50K – 80K 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