Salary Range $65-85k + Super, Quiet and Scenic Location, International Client Base.Our client is an award-winning company and Australia’s largest 100% owned and operated bronze plaque manufacturer. They supply not only to the Australian market but they are kicking goals overseas with a rapidly growing international customer base. Due to a huge pipeline of work they are seeking a junior to mid-level engineer or construction specialist with an understanding of research & development and process engineering.
Based at their Northern Tablelands operations headquarters and reporting to the CEO, this is a very exciting career role with longer term progression opportunities. This role requires high level skills in administering data reporting and analysis as well as a hands on understanding of manufacturing and related duties in an industrial setting.
Undertake research & development;
Liaise with Engineering and Production departments to ensure completion of R&D tasks;
Ensure adequate and accurate information is gathered, documented, and distributed;
Operate within agreed budgets;
Establish contacts with suppliers and technical consultants to assist research;
Source, organise and analyse TDS and MSDS and ensure compliance with safe operating procedures;
Construct and / or liaise with others in the manufacture of prototype products;
Develop systems/processes and train staff as required;
Maintain ownership of R&D projects, reporting to the R&D committee on a regular basis.
Skills & Experience:
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
High level relationship and negotiation skills
Strong computer skills
Good written and verbal communication skills
Resilience and drive to complete challenging tasks
Capacity to develop sound competency in or knowledge of most production areas
Process Engineering qualifications or knowledge
Experience in a foundry or other manufacturing environment