Continuous Improvement Engineer/Process Engineer

Location: Melbourne CBD
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Emma O'Donnell

About the Company
Both companies manufactures an array of technical textiles for personal care which exports globally. Both are highly innovative businesses which are investing large amounts of capital to create an extremely automated workplace. The roles are spread across Melbourne - Tullamarine, Boxhill & Bayswater

About the Role

Reporting to the Capital Continuous Improvement Manager,/Operations manager you will be responsible for
embeding best practice methodologies, identify inefficient manufacturing processes and/or equipment and work
collaboratively to drive increased output and decreased costs, whilst maintaining and building on the highest
safety, environmental and quality standards

The role Process Engineer will be accountable for:

  • OEE Improvement
  • Machine Availability improvements - Operational and Strategic
  • Supporting operational improvements with the Reliability function
  • Tracking P&L performance for cost of production
  • Capital process support
  • CI/Lean implementation & Standardisation Initiatives
  • Quality performance improvement (Waste & RFT)
  • Customer Service and Supply Chain improvements
  • Support Innovation led improvements and capability requirements

Skills & Experience

This is an exciting and integral role within the business for future growth and your experience and skill set will include the following:

  • Degree qualifications in either Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (or similar)
  • A minimum 5 years in a continuous process manufacturing environment
  • Experience in improving a continuous process and delivering tangible benefits from increased reliability and process stability
  • Experience with Lean and six sigma principles -especially implementation of Standard work
  • Experience in managing small, medium complex capital projects AUD $200 k
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) to a wide range of Stakeholders
  • Knowledge of industrial instrumentation and process control including familiarity with distributive control systems and PLC's
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Well rounded knowledge of accounting, budgeting and cost control

How to Apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Emma O'Donnell on 0433714952 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number 22263.