Highly regarded for their focus on high quality and low cost product, this International Manufacturer has an extremely strong presence in the Australian market place across retail, convenience and foodservice sectors. They offer their staff a flexible and diversified workplace, focused on people's mindsets and actions, fostering excitement, energy and opportunity across their business. They are currently looking for a energetic and experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join the team at this hi-tech manufacturing site.
Reporting to the Engineering Leader, your mandate is to design, improve, maintain and introduce manufacturing processes, tools and systems and assist in quality and technical tasks across the plant. You will implement and manage a variety of Process Improvement initiatives to decrease costs and increase plant productivity, quality and safety. With excellent technical and analytical expertise, combined with a fresh approach to Lean manufacturing, you will play an integral role in leading, training and mentoring the operations team. The Production Engineer will also oversee the development of the plant including introducing new technology and equipment, as well as implementing standard processes as an integral part of the New Product Development team.
Skills & Experience
Tertiary qualified in Mechanical, Electrical or Mechatronic Engineering
CAD/design expertise – Tooling, layout, jigging, etc.
Ability to map out processes and perform product costings
Strong communication and analytical skills
Technical leadership experience – Hands-on trainer and mentor style preferred
Experience working in mass producing manufacturing sites
Ability to work Autonomously within a highly skilled and supportive Engineering team