Engineering Leader

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Laminex AU
  • Location:Gympie
  • Job Reference:LAM/26810
  • Closing Date:25 Jul 2022


The opportunity
We are seeking a talented Engineering Leader to lead the Laminex Gympie Plant engineering team.  
As the Engineering Leader you will apply your technical leadership experience to plan and execute the engineering capital projects and to identifies new engineering system technologies and opportunities to increase site operational productivity. 
The role is based in Gympie, Queensland – a great opportunity to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. 

Leadership of a multi-skilled engineering team and oversee the delivery of the capital projects against cost, schedule and technical measures
Develop the necessary methodologies to implement world class engineering processes and systems leading to improvement and reliability KPI target achievement
Monitor site maintenance and engineering activities and external developments to identify possible initiatives and innovations that contributes to site performance
Management across full engineering lifecycle, including engineering estimation, planning, delivery and reporting
Develop the annual and forward capital plans and execute capital allocation

Degree level education in an engineering discipline or can demonstrate equivalent experience/training
Exposure to modern Engineering & Maintenance disciplines. PC Skills, MS Office, MS Project. 
Excellent leadership skills and ability to work effectively within a group environment and with people across all organisational levels
Understanding of project management principles and business management practices.
Thorough knowledge of typical mechanical and electrical systems used in large industrial facilities
Knowledge of wood panel manufacture or wood industry processes highly desirable, or material processing plant experience

What’s in it for you?
We are more than just a typical manufacturing plant. Over the years, we have become engrained as part of the Gympie region community. You will join our extended community of more than 300 people, where you will become more than your job, you will become part of our extended family.
We have free onsite parking and are offering an outstanding salary package for this opportunity. Being one of the largest employers in Gympie, Wide Bay and Burnett, we present a unique opportunity for continued learning, career growth and job stability.