Industrial Engineer

Are you interested in working in the aerospace manufacturing industry, Do you have in-depth knowledge of Lean manufacturing methodologies, Are you a hard working individual that likes variety.

Quickstep is an Australian publicly listed company, at the forefront of advanced composites manufacturing and technology development. We are the largest independent aerospace-grade advanced composite manufacturer in Australia, partnering with some of the worlds largest Aerospace/Defence organisations in our state of the art manufacturing facility located in Bankstown. Our vision is to be a leading global provider of advanced composite solutions. To achieve our vision we need diverse and capable people for management, technical and operational positions.

A new opportunity exists for a committed and passionate Industrial Engineer who will be responsible for identifying, facilitating, leading and reporting on the development and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives, projects and activities. We are looking for someone who can hit the ground running to drive efficiency gains, deliver productivity and process efficiencies, increase machine and equipment capacity and/or eliminate waste and reduce operating costs and labour hours while maintaining safety, quality and customer compliance.

Snapshot of the role

  • Assess processes and methods with a view to optimising process and systems, and recommend methods for improving utilisation of personnel, material, and utilities
  • Review our Industrial footprint (Factory Planning and Set-up) to ensure we have optimal production flow
  • Implement, manage and train employees in lean enterprise, best practice and continuous improvement principles to improve productivity, eliminate waste and reduce operating costs, deploying disciplines
  • Determine standard times and production standards, supporting maximisation of manufacturing processes and machine capacities by identifying and eliminate bottlenecks

What we are looking for

  • Bachelors Degree in Aerospace, Automotive and/or Manufacturing, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience working in a production support engineering environment
  • Experience in Composites or Industrial Engineering in a high tech and highly regulated environment is desirable
  • Detailed knowledge of design for manufacture and Lean manufacturing methodologies

Benefits and Perks

Quickstep offer a market competitive remuneration package, career and professional development opportunities, a flexible working environment including the opportunity to purchase annual leave, and a supportive team where your contribution will be valued.  We hope that you will consider joining us as we continue our progress towards becoming a global provider of advanced composite components and manufacturing processes.

How to apply

Please submit your resume and covering letter outlining your suitability for this role via Seek. 

Applications close 25 November 2019

Quickstep recognise that diversity is a key asset to our workforce and therefore strive to achieve and maintain a strong diverse workforce where diversity is valued and encouraged. We are committed to promoting equal employment opportunities and preventing unlawful discrimination, as such, we encourage applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply for this opportunity.

Please be advised applicants will be asked to supply proof of eligibility to work in Australia and undertake a criminal history check as a part of Quicksteps pre-employment procedures. Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

 

12/11/2019 $0 South West & M5 Corridor 1 Engineering
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