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Senior Technical Officer

  • Successful company experiencing unprecedented growth

  • Full Time Permanent Position

  • Southern Suburbs

Manufacturer based in Daw Park needs a Sr Technical Officer to develop machines and manufacturing processes.

Your new company
Our client is one of Adelaide's best kept manufacturing secrets and a great success story for our state. The business is South Australian owned and operates in National and International markets and after 60 years of continuous operation the company continues to achieve strong growth. With a highly diversified range of technologies, they are a leading manufacturer of Healthcare heater wire, electrical cables, harnesses and plugs along with Copper tube drawing,forming and welding.

Your new role
Working with the Engineering Department you will have a varied, holistic and fulfilling role which will include

  • Designing, commissioning and operating of manufacturing processes and associated automated machines

  • Analysing current and future processes and and machines to make ongoing continuous improvements and apply Lean Manufacturing principles

  • Providing technical support to the Tool making and Maintenance team for more complex problems

  • Documenting existing company processes and procedures, and delivering training to production employees

  • Running of machines and manufacturing processes to gain an understanding of their operation and short-comings.

What you'll need to succeed
If you see yourself as a "Maker" and enjoy a challenge by being involved in Plastic Extrusion; injection molding; 3D Printing, CNC Machining, Raspberry Pi, programming in Python, PCB design and manufacture, Servo drives, Copper tube bending, forming and welding, machine deign and commissioning, new product development then this may appeal to you! You will need to have a growth mindset, and be someone that has a proven record of learning who can grow and broaden their knowledge and experience. In addition to that, you will have had tertiary education, or have worked within a trade and continued to develop into management and have displayed critical thinking and problem solving skills striving for successful outcomes.

What you'll get in return
This is a unique opportunity to work with a successful organisation who has experienced year on year growth and has no plan on slowing down. This organisation genuinely values their staff and has a clear agenda of career development, with many training and development opportunities available. The permanent full time nature of this job, will offer security and stability, and the fantastic culture will ensure that you will never want to leave! The salary offered for this position is very attractive for the current market, by all accounts an opportunity not to be missed.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to ioana.ghita@hays.com.au , or call us now on 72214156.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Date Posted
Manufacturing & Industrial
Adelaide, SA 5000
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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