Engineering Manager

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary: Multi-site role
Contact: Dale Young

About the company

This privately-owned Australian manufacturing business is a market leader supplying high quality personal care products through retail and industrial channels. Founded in Melbourne and with a multi-site manufacturing operation, they are well positioned to continue their strong growth performance through local and export markets. Currently there exists an opportunity for an Engineering Manager to join the business during this exciting expansion phase.

About the role

As the Engineering Manager, you will support the production operations by providing a highly effective maintenance and reliability strategy, executed through a skilled trades and engineering team. With overall accountability for the site preventative and proactive maintenance strategy, you will ensure downtime is minimised and responded to efficiently, and plant availability is maximised to ensure production targets are achieved. Additionally, you will manage the capital works program in line business current and future requirements. Key deliverables include strategy development, increased reliability, cost reduction and a focused engaged team.

Skills & Experience

Key to your success in this role, will be your leadership and management skills, as well as your strong engineering experience to drive plant efficiency (OEE) and minimise maintenance department costs. You will be tertiary qualified in an Engineering discipline and have demonstrated experience in implementing preventative and reliability program.

You will possess excellent people leadership capabilities and have a passion for coaching and training maintenance personnel. Your experience in working with high volume, fast paced plant would be very beneficial.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Dale Young on (03) 8613 3503 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number DY16699.