Machine Safety Engineer

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About the company 
Renowned for providing innovative, cost effective solutions in all aspects of machine safety and reliability relating to the electrical industrial sectors.  Our client specialises in providing safety designs, validation, and commissioning for existing or newly imported machinery.  They ensure machine operation compliance with New Zealand’s stringent safety standards. 

The role 
As a Machine Safety Engineer experienced in working in industrial plants across a broad range of industries it is expected that you will have skills/experience in some or all of the following:

  • Industrial electrical/mechanical facilities.
  • OSHA safety requirements for electrical and mechanical plant and equipment 
  • Automation and Process management experience
  • Machine guarding 
  • Machine safety assessments
  • Writing LOTO procedures, isolation procedures, and risk assessments
  • Performing electrical and mechanical safety audits around machinery operation
  • Independently determining electrical and mechanical safety improvements needed to address concerns or program needs.
  • Coordination of facilitate audits, document findings, and employee training

About you 
You will possess skills, experience, and qualifications in: 

  • Occupational safety and risk management with familiarity with qualitative and quantitative electrical and mechanical risk assessment
  • Identifying electrical and mechanical plant hazards.
  • Conducting machinery assessment hazards.
  • Electrical equipment design with a deep knowledge of the safety standards for electrical design and risk assessment in New Zealand. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Mechatronics Engineering or relevant trades qualifications
  • TÜV SÜD Certified Functional Safety Professional Machinery or a CMSE® – Certified Machine Safety Expert

In return
On offer is the opportunity to be a big player in a progressive, growing company.  An incredibly competitive salary, a great location, stimulating, fun work environment and the opportunity for future advancement.

To apply for this role complete the form below or forward your CV in the strictest confidence to Gary McKinney at [email protected] or if you wish to talk initially call Gary on 021 1278 292.

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