Daniels Global Engineering Manager - R&D in Dandenong South, Australia
We have a simple mission - save lives through making healthcare safer. By joining Daniels International Co., a global and family owned company, you will be surrounded by colleagues who are dedicated to each other and empowered to deliver the future success of the company. With a strong focus on future growth we are now looking for a R&D Engineering Manager to work across our global platform.
As the R&D Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for day to day management of the R&D Engineering team and responsibility for Daniels’ Washsmart machine production facility. This would include project management, asset maintenance, preventative maintenance, quality assurance and people management to ensure a successful Engineering function.
Essentially this would include:
Lead, coach and develop the team to provide consistent & reliable engineering expertise
Ensure all targets and deadlines are met to agreed costs
Manage the development of R&D projects
Strategically draw out improvements
Initiate and implement the company’s strategic direction
Manage the production and maintenance of Washsmart machinery to agreed quality, cost and reliability requirements
Scheduled planned maintenance, cost management and wash quality of collectors effectively managed
Cost reduction activities and measures
Manage monthly global dashboards and reports of equipment efficiency
Manage the quality of equipment as well as manufacturing of goods
Mange the Engineering Change Notice/Request (ECN/ECR) process to identify areas of continuous improvement.
The ideal leader will possess 8 to 15 years’ worth of R&D engineering experience within a production, manufacturing and/or mechanical environment. Your experience in the above responsibilities is imperative as well as your adaptable, strategic and influential persona.
Understanding of pneumatic and electromechanical systems design
Solid knowledge of different manufacturing techniques including metal fabrication, machining & automation
Basic foundation in CAD, preferably Solidworks
Analysis of mechanical systems including physical and simulated testing methods
Research and analyse design briefs, supplier specifications, manuals, and other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, and maintenance requirements of designs or applications
Supplier relationship management
Daniels International Co. is an entrepreneurial, ever-changing and growing global organization that looks to you, to help drive our success further across Australia, USA, Canada and the UK. As such the successful employee must be comfortable with significant travel.
To be considered for this unique opportunity please apply within. From the team at Daniels, we wish you all the very best with your application.
Req No.: 2016-2249
External Company URL: www.daniels.com.au