Engineering Technologist

Based at Dandenong South our client Foodpak, today remains a 100% Australian-owned and operated company with a genuine belief that taking care of their employees is a happy recipe, looking for experienced Engineering Technologist.

About the business

Food-Pak is a specialist food processing and packaging service provider with full food safety programme (HACCP based), offering contract manufacturing, filling and packaging facilities to the food industry. Housed in modern, clean and hygienic food grade premises, Food-Pak specialises in liquid food and paste products. Food-Pak is also WQA, Coles and SQF certified as registered food facility.

We need energetic, motivated and enthusiastic people who can meet set targets and KPI's, bringing real value into our team.

This role requires you to be able to think on your feet, to be able to work in a fast-paced environment and pay close attention to detail.

Required skills and qualification:

This role requires an Engineering Technologist degree including at least two years of on-the-job training.

At least two years of relevant experience required.

Main Duties:

Monitoring production efficiencies and outcomes

Investigating and evaluating current work processes to identify area of improvements and implement changes to achieve better production efficiencies and reduce costs

Cooperating with engineers to carry out interdisciplinary work

Modifying equipment and work processes to optimise efficiencies and use of resources while ensuring operational safety

Producing and submitting proposals to management for modifications/upgrades to equipment and work processes

Analysing existing technology and assist production engineer/manager.

Assisting with development and tests of components/products to ensure they meet quality standards and operating requirements

Planning assignments and make recommendations based on worker performance, machine capacity and production schedules

Ensuring procedures are aligned with engineering principles and safety regulations

Communicate with contractors, suppliers and all persons in the organisations to ensure on-time delivery of quality products

To be successful in this role you will:

A bachelor degree or higher in the relevant field (Engineering or Technology)
At least 2 years' relevant work experience
Ability to prioritise tasks and work under pressure
Compliance with specifications and project requirements
High level of written and verbal communication skills
Be self-motivated with a positive attitude
A critical thinker with excellent problem-solving skills
Strong attention to detail.
A current driver's licence.
If you are interested in being a part of our team, please !

dandenong south, VIC, AU