Daniel Cooper

Daniel is a consultant in our Engineering division, based in the Dunedin office. He focuses on assignments within the electrical distribution sector nationwide.

Contact Daniel on 03 467 7224 or


Daniel endeavours to seek high calibre candidates and to create valuable lasting relationships.


He is a Recruitment Consultant for our national engineering team which is based in Dunedin. He specialises in the electrical distribution sector, featuring a variety of technical engineering, management, and technician roles.


He partners with a range of technical specialists throughout New Zealand, using his unique insight to understand company’s cultures, the ever-changing engineering market, and candidate’s skillsets. Utilising a unique perspective across the industry, Daniel can pair unique opportunities to best suit client’s needs and requirements.


With a strong acumen for the close-knit engineering market, Daniel utilises industry knowledge & relationship management skills to open a variety of opportunities and pathways for candidates. He is well known for his relationship management-based approach which create long-lasting value adding connections.

Key Appointments

  • Maintenance Manager – Electrical Contractor
  • Asset Lifecycle Engineer – Distribution Network
  • Network Controller – Distribution Network
  • Protection Technician – Electrical Contractor
  • Senior Project Manager – Distribution Network

Life outside the office

Daniel moved to Dunedin from Auckland in 2015 to join the University and has since stuck around. In his spare time, Daniel enjoys travelling and is an avid classic car enthusiast & craft beer connoisseur.


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