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About Us

Dennis & Patricia Mawhinney are active Directors and owners of Appointments Recruitment Specialists, a 100% NZ owned company. For over 10 years they have been personally involved in the day to day successful recruitment of Permanent and Temporary Engineering and Trade staff and do so with great enjoyment and passion and have developed a number of key clients by giving personal service and attention to detail with offices in Auckland CBD and North Shore, Auckland.

Patricia and Dennis offer genuine personal service and go above and beyond to meet clients and candidates requirements and share their pleasure in satisfactory outcomes.

They proudly continue to assist their very first clients and candidates who have developed and succeeded throughout the last 10 years with their sincere dedicated and genuine support and their philosophy in brief is to be fair and reasonable and as the saying goes to ‘always do right by you’!

Dennis specialises in Engineering & Trade placements and previously comes from a very strong Engineering Technical, Sales and Marketing background of 20 years achieving Incorporated Engineer (I Eng) and Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (FIET) and is also Senior Member of the NZ Engineering Institute SMNZEI. He gets great pleasure helping clients and placing candidates in suitable jobs, and in some cases it has literally been life changing for them!

Patricia recruits across the board in the business with a special focus in the Cabinetmaking industry sector. In her career before Appointments she qualified with a Business Diploma and was very successful in sales, marketing and advertising Management, winning many awards with great success and accomplishment.

Follow up, follow through and pleasant efficient personal service come naturally to Patricia.