Quality Systems Engineer - Manufacturing

About The Role


Encompassing the finest of respiratory, surgical and anesthetic products, our Respiratory Acute Care (RAC) business group contributes significantly to the company’s success.


As a Quality Systems Engineer – Manufacturing within RAC, you will collaborate closely with our manufacturing, process and product development teams and play a key role in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the manufacturing processes to ensure RAC products are manufactured in accordance with company requirements and FDA/13485 regulations, as well as all applicable international quality and regulatory requirements.


Having a positive, practical attitude and willingness to collaborate are critical to your success.



Skills & Experience


  • A minimum of 2 years related work experience in Quality Engineering.
  • Experience in a highly regulated manufacturing environment, with medical devices experience highly advantageous.
  • A working knowledge of the regulations that apply to the medical devices industry.
  • A working knowledge of validations, statistics and process improvement tools.
  • An understanding of the Quality function and its impact on the business.



You will also have:

  • An ability to build strong relationships and to work collaboratively, share knowledge and act as a guiding hand to the RAC product group regarding quality discussions.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to share complex ideas, positively influence, negotiate and challenge with respect and diplomacy.
  • Strong problem-solving ability, (both through your own independent thinking and collaboration across the business) and a strong resilience when navigating problems.
  • A tertiary qualification in Science or Engineering (ideally industrial, bio-medical or electronic).





  • Employee share purchase scheme
  • Bi-annual Profit share
  • Generous Paid Parental Leave
  • Life, Critical illness and Income Protection Insurance
  • Discounted Health Insurance
  • Active Social clubs & community groups
  • In-house training programs from external providers
  • Purchasing privileges for Fisher & Paykel Healthcare and Medela products
  • School holiday programme subsidy
  • Banking and Insurance discounts
  • Free Parking
  • Beautiful campus with green spaces including EV charging stations and end of trip facilities to encourage lower-impact transport choices.
  • Subsidised Café’s
  • Annual Salary Review
  • High rates of internal promotion



About Us


Fisher & Paykel Healthcare is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of medical devices, exporting to over 120 countries globally. We are an iconic New Zealand company with a consistent growth strategy ensuring an expanding range of innovative devices for use in respiratory care, acute care and the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.


We focus on nurturing a positive and inclusive culture based on trust and respect. In New Zealand, our employee-led communities, Spectra (rainbow), Manaaki (Māori) and Women in Engineering play an important role in this culture. We also have a commitment to creating a positive lasting impact on society, shown by our support of New Zealand organizations such as Diversity Works NZ, Pride Pledge and Global Women.


Make a difference while driving your career to the next level and apply now!


We are dedicated to designing our recruitment process with care and empathy to support all candidates, regardless of identity, background, and experiences. Should you require support or adjustments during our process, please let us know at recruit@fphcare.co.nz


Requisition ID: 3785 
Posting end date: ​24/09/2023