Operations / R & D Manager - Product and Process Manufacturing

Unique product and installation processes, Dedicated team of experienced professionals, Globally recognised organisation and services.

Based in Adelaide Sekisui Rib Loc Australia Pty Ltd is part of the global network of Sekisui Chemicals Co.Ltd.  We pride ourselves in the provision of superior pipe rehabilitation technologies, combined with technical support of our customers throughout Australia and the world. 

Ongoing demands have given rise to this exceptional opportunity of Operations / R&D Manager to join the professional team of Sekisui Rib Loc Australia Pty Ltd and provide rapid development of new technologies & efficient technical client support to foster business growth in existing & new market segments of its exclusive Australian licensee and major overseas clients.

You will be:

  • Responsible for the achievement of product and process development projects as identified through market research and ongoing contact with Sekisui international subsidiary companies and clients
  • Ensure operational client support through management of training teams who instruct and deliver hands on training in the application of the SPR technologies and other associated client services
  • Provide strong leadership and manage activities of all assigned project team members including supervision, training and performance management as needed
  • Maintain regular and effective communication with customers and internal stakeholders requiring some national & international travel
  • Efficiently report on projects, maintain records and control budgets assigned to each project including timelines and practical outcomes
  • Ensure products and processes are developed to reduce overall install costs of SPR rehabilitation technologies

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be degree qualified Engineer /Project Manager with a focus on Mechanical and/or Industrial Processes set in manufacturing industry
  • Exhibit well rounded management skills with a hands-on collaborative and outcome-focused approach
  • Demonstrate analytical thinking with high initiative in troubleshooting and problem-solving capabilities
  • Be commercially savvy, strategic thinker who is also organised & diligent with a sense of urgency to deliver the desired outcomes
  • Possess exceptional interpersonal communication & computer skills, firm belief in necessary outcomes, yet approachable and commanding respect
  • Be physically fit and able to work in confined spaces (sewer systems)

For the right individual, this is a career opportunity, where you will be rewarded not only with excellent remuneration but with a close-knit team and supportive, empowering and trusting management


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Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

30/03/2021 $0 Adelaide 1 Engineering
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