Production Technologist

  • Great opportunity to join a global leading agribusiness group
  • Exciting Permanent Full-Time role based in a Nth Queensland location
  • Day-to-day operational responsibility for leading process operational and technical improvements
  • Join a talented & supportive Production & Technology team

About the Business

Join the nation's leading sugar and renewable energy company - Wilmar Sugar! We are Australia's largest raw sugar manufacturer and exporter, we also generate green energy and produce much of Queensland's BioEthanol - For more information visit our website

We employ around 2,400 people across Australia and are always looking for people who are capable, innovative and passionate to join our team. We offer a diverse working environment that encourages our people to develop their skills and knowledge and to reach their full potential.

The Opportunity

A challenging and rewarding opportunity exists for a suitably qualified Production Technologist to join our Production and Technologist team. Preference is for this position to be based in the Burdekin focussing on the Burdekin and southern mils.

Reporting into the General Manager Production & Technology, the purpose of this role is to provide targeted process engineering technical support to the regional operations an asset management teams for all aspects of sugarcane milling operations.

Some of the key responsibilities for this role are:

  • Support a continuous drive of safety improvement and compliance
  • Identify and make recommendation on improvement opportunities to be included in asset management and capital projects
  • Identify and qualify new and innovative technology to improve the reliability and efficiency of factory equipment
  • Review and report on factory performance and provide factory equipment performance reports
  • Provide technical advice and support for site Operational Improvement Plans (OIP's) and capital projects
  • Contribute to the improvement of operator skills, knowledge and work practices
  • Maintain the knowledge management process associated with factory equipment and work practices including assisting in maintaining accurate technical resources
  • Being supportive of change, demonstrate initiative and work well under pressure

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • 5+ years Sugar industry operational experience
  • Tertiary qualifications in a process engineering discipline or equivalent practical experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • High levels of oral and written communication and practical problem solving skills
  • A high level of computer literacy
  • Proficiency in the use of SAP (or similar) software

In return, Wilmar Sugar offers a competitive remuneration package, the opportunity to work alongside like-minded individuals in a challenging and stimulating work environment as well as genuine opportunities for career growth and personal development.

 Applications close midnight on Sunday 22 November 2020.

09/11/2020 $0 Townsville & Northern QLD 1 Engineering
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