SMS Recruiting Now : Production Engineer

A new and exciting opportunity to get your teeth into exists for this Australian owned company based in the Blacktown area. Due to growth, the company who has in excess of 40 employees at present require a strong Production Engineer to join their team and help take them to the next level. This new role will see you take charge of the Warehouse of this Mechanical Supplies and Installations company, implementing procedures, policies and completely reorganising this part of the business.

Duties:-

* Plan, manage, and oversee all elements of production in the factory
* Assess and analyze current production methods
* Develop and draft an improved production process
* Design and implement cost-reductive changes
* Maximize productivity of equipment and workers
* Develop organisational strategy to achieve financial objectives
* Follow product specifications and quality control measures
* Determine which machines, tools, equipment, etc. will be used and where they will be stationed in the facility
* Establish and enforce safety procedures & environmental regulations for Employees
* Develop best practises
* Assist in the budget preparation
* Be involved in the selection and management of current and future employees
* Increase speed and efficiency of processes without compromising quality
* Ensure all steps of production run smoothly and efficiently
* Completely re organise the workshop and cages, developing a system whereby products and projects can be easily located
* Follow and adhere to all state, federal and company enforced safety rules and regulations

The right person:-

* Familiarity with CAD software
* Proficiency using Microsoft Suite (Excel, Access)
* 5+ years proven experience in production/industrial engineering; managerial experience a plus
* Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written
* Ability to effectively and positively lead and direct employees
* You will be Analytically minded, able to put together and deliver analysis
*Detail-oriented and extremely efficient
* Ability to maintain positive vendor and client relationships
* Bachelor’s degree in engineering; master’s degree preferred but not essential

In return, you will have the opportunity of working for a company owner who truly values his employees and totally understands what loyalty is. You will be a strong linchpin in the moving forward for the company and the role will keep you challenged.

There is a very good and competitive renumeration salary for the right person.

If you think it could be you, please send your resume to me