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At Neo, we recruit and train exceptional people, which benefits us and our clients.
It takes inspired people to deliver real results.

We’re always happy to hear from great people who understand what it means to be professional, client centred and a team player.

Why Neo

The benefits of working for us

Not only do you get to work in a great team, and be involved in a variety of work, Neo are committed to ensuring employees are well looked after; including some of the following benefits:

  •  Great location in Newmarket
  •  Medical Insurance
  •  Income Protection Insurance
  •  Professional Memberships paid for (i.e. EngNZ)
  •  Formal Graduate Development Programme

If you think you have something special to offer, send us your CV, along with a cover letter outlining who you are, your experience, and what you think you can add to the Neo team.

Positions available

Current vacancies

Senior Engineer

Expressions of interest are invited for the above position in our Newmarket office. This is a Senior Engineering position (minimum 10 years’ New Zealand work experience).

Neo Consulting Ltd is an independent professional services practice providing electrical engineering consulting services in the fields of power systems and control systems. Our clients are predominantly in the industrial and infrastructure area. Neo undertake the design and project management of new and upgrade projects for clients throughout Australasia. Our aim is to make work enjoyable and fulfilling while supporting professional and personal development.
We are searching for a self-motivated, technically capable person. We will provide an excellent working environment, which will provide plenty of opportunities for the right candidate to excel. The diverse range of our projects provides exposure to and responsibilities in different aspects of electrical engineering across multiple industries.

To be considered a strong candidate for this role you will need to:

  • Be passionate about Engineering.
  • Be degree qualified (preferably from The University of Auckland or The University of Canterbury).
  • Strong technical knowledge of specifications, standards and codes.
  • Have had experience working in a consultancy.
  • Possess excellent communication skills in order to effectively interact with clients, suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Have the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Have an analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Have excellent documentation and reporting skills.
  • Be committed to high quality detailed designs that leave no questions unanswered.
  • Manage projects, budgets and resources to deliver quality results that are on time and to scope.
  • Have the ability to use initiative.
  • Have proven results.

This is a permanent full time role. A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful applicant.
To apply, please send us a copy of your CV complete with a covering letter and details of your academic qualification. 

Electrical Engineering Graduate Opportunities

  • Launch your career with guidance and structure
  • A progressive and professional company
  • An excellent entry level role for graduates in our Electrical Engineering Consultancy in either Control System Design or Power System Design.

Opportunities to grow

As a medium-sized NZ owned consultancy, Neo deals with a wide range of electrical engineering projects, so you’ll have opportunities to grow your skills quickly with helpful guidance from our experts. Neo’s work mostly involves hardware design – often with software simulation or modelling – for power, generation, instrumentation and control projects.

Graduate Development Programme

During your first four years with us, our Graduate Development Programme will provide you with a comprehensive, cross-company experience that’s underpinned by key learning opportunities to support and encourage your rapid development. You will also be assigned a mentor, an experienced engineer from within the business, who will help steer your development through the crucial early stages of your career.

Neo – a recognized employer of choice

Neo is in the process of becoming a Professional Development Partner (PDP) of Engineering New Zealand, signifying that we have demonstrated a strong commitment to developing our engineering team and providing continuing support to the engineering profession. 

Benefits worth having

Aside from more varied opportunities to apply your knowledge, the benefits of working for Neo are many: a competitive salary, paid overtime, medical insurance, expert mentoring, exposure to a range of industry sectors, structured internal training sessions and a stimulating, supportive and social environment.

Neo are now accepting applications for Graduate Level Electrical Engineering positions in either:

  • Control System Design – delivering low voltage electrical, instrumentation, automation, telemetry, and process control solutions for public utility, local government and large industry clients.
  • This positions is available to students completing their final year of a Bachelor of Engineering and wanting to start their career off in a company committed to the development of Graduate Engineers.

To be considered for either of these roles you will need to have a minimum of a BE (Electrical) or be graduating in early 2020.

In addition you will need to:

  • have strong, but not necessarily top academic results – we are looking for well-rounded individuals
  • be a team player
  • have excellent communication skills in order to effectively interact with clients, suppliers, subcontractors and your colleagues – written and oral.
  • be an “active” learner
  • have a passion for electrical engineering

This is a permanent full time role. A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful applicant.

Application Process:

Applications close Friday May 31st 2019. The expected start date for these two roles is January 2020.

To apply:

  • Include a copy of your CV
  • Include a cover letter stating which position (Control Systems Design or Power System Design) you are interested in
  • Attach your most recent academic transcript

Note: We will only make job offers following face-to-face interviews. Applicants must be legally able to work in New Zealand.

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