Machine Safety/TUV Engineer

Job Reference:
Ref # 210

About the company
Based in Christchurch our client specialises in providing safety designs, validation, and commissioning for existing or newly imported machinery to companies operating in the industrial sectors.  

The role
As a Machine Safety/TUV Engineer, you will be experienced in working in a variety of industrial plants across a broad range of industries.  Your experience will have seen you exposed to 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
Ideally you will possess skills, experience, and qualifications in:

  • Occupational safety and risk management
  • 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
Our client offers you the opportunity to join their growing Machine safety team, operating in an environment that is friendly, stimulating, and affords you the opportunity to advance your career. This along with an attractive salary, great work environment/culture make this an opportunity not to miss out on.

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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