Change the game in the manufacture of concrete products
This Australian owned manufacturing company makes a range of unique concrete products and accessories for the civil construction industry across the country. As the market leader, the business needs to be constantly creating and developing new and exciting differentiated products and technologies to stay ahead of market demand.
The business now needs a talented and innovative Chemical/Process or Materials Engineer to head up their process development initiatives, based on-site, at the manufacturing facility in Brisbane.
This is an exceptionally unique and exciting opportunity for a passionate, ambitious and driven individual to literally change the game in the manufacture of concrete products. Once you have learned how the company currently make their products and the processes they follow, your task is to research new raw materials, optimize processes and equipment to advance product performance. This will include:
Consulting with global technical experts in the cement industry to research new equipment and technologies
Adjust formulation and equipment to optimize machine and raw material usage
Identify critical control points to improve current processes and ensure compliance with Quality standards
Conduct production scale trials, quantify and validate results and provide technical recommendations for advancements that improve product performance
Create and execute technical process workshops
Commission new equipment
To be successful in this role it is expected that you have strong analytical and decision-making skills, excellent communication and engagement skills, good project management experience with the ability to produce detailed quality work within tight timeframes.
After gaining your bachelors degree in chemical/materials or process engineering you joined a product development team, running complex process trials, analysing raw materials and additives in the laboratory, addressing technical issues, making insightful recommendations, planning and delivering successful projects with an ISO9001 accredited manufacturer. Some exposure to cement product manufacture or related products and LEAN Six Sigma will certainly accelerate your transition into this great business. Advanced excel is required.
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