Graduate Engineer

Job Title: Graduate Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Taupo, New Zealand
Salary: NZD40000 - NZD50000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-27
Reference: 79944
Contact Name: Bruce Jordan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2018 18:59

Job Description

Graduate Engineer  

Western Energy Services provide quality well services to our geothermal and oil & gas clients across a full range of wireline, well testing and coil tubing intervention operations. Our business is all about innovation and creative solutions, working with our clients to find new ways to deliver effective results. We are a small hard-working team who pride ourselves on our commitment to customer service and health & safety. We want team players who will make an impact.


Based in Taupo, New Zealand this position offers variety, growth potential and a family friendly location.  Our region is the mountain-biking, fishing, skiing and tourism hotspot of New Zealand, offering an enviable lifestyle. 


Western Energy now have a fantastic opportunity for a graduate Mechanical or Chemical & Process Engineer.  


We are looking for inquisitive and lateral thinkers who are prepared to challenge the status quo. In this role you will be actively involved in a wide variety of tasks associated with innovation projects, well-site operations, system & process initiatives and new business opportunities. You will be involved in solving real-world problems in a collaborative culture with our team and clients. This role will involve a mixture of office work and field work at wellsite operations.


Our ideal candidate will be self-driven, proactive, an effective communicator, with practical engineering skills and a genuine interest in the energy industry.


Key requirements of the role include:
  • A Mechanical or Chemical & Process engineering degree
  • Being a team player
  • Creativity and lateral thinking
  • Courage to challenge the status quo

Every Western Energy employee is expected to share our commitment to health and safety and take an active role in ensuring a safe and healthy workplace. Applicants will also be required to undergo medical and drug and alcohol testing.


Only those with the current legal right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this role.


To apply for the above position please apply with an updated copy of your CV in full confidence or phone Bruce on 021 247 7311 for further information.