Hydraulic / Project Engineer - Auckland

No two days are the same at Hyspecs, but here we accept the challenges with great enthusiasm. We have our own unique company culture with a diverse group of people who all have their own strengths and together make up a great team.


REPORTING TO: Engineering Manager


Design & project manage hydraulic systems & assist with technical enquiries. The work is varied & ranges from component specification through to design & project managing the manufacture, installation & commissioning of large mobile or industrial systems. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude to ensure all customer’s receive excellent service and support.


  • Completing designs, quotes & tenders to secure work. 
  • Finalise designs & project manage jobs through manufacture, assembly, installation & commissioning. This will sometimes involve working along side our in-house electrical team & managing service technicians working on jobs.
  • Maintain good working relationships with clients & help negotiate resolutions when issues arise.
  • Technically assist other staff within the wider Hyspecs group.
  • Occasional travel out of town will be required. This may include project presentations, commissioning, or other work as appropriate.
  • Completing relevant training to maintain and build your own skill set.


  • Good all round attitude & ability to get on with others.
  • Strong technical understanding of hydraulic product, systems and application.
  • Computer literacy with competence / experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, AutoCAD & Solidworks.
  • Some understanding of electric and electronic systems would be of assistance.
  • Some hands on ability with regard to mechanical assembly, piping & hosing would be an advantage for some projects.
  • Good communication & time management skills with attention to detail.

Hyspecs will provide a suitable remuneration package appropriate to the applicant. The work environment is friendly, flexible & has a good team atmosphere.

Whilst the above position description is our ideal, we may consider someone who has come from a hands on role, has developed some technical ability & looking to take this further. We would consider what  ratio of work the applicant does in the workshop / field compared to office based technical work dependent on their abilities.

Hyspecs has a group of companies & often opportunities arise for those with suitable attitude & drive to advance their career.