Senior Manager Mechanical Engineering - ANZ
Kion Group AG
• Drive strategic and operational management of the Mechanical Design Engineering Team
• Full time role based in Sydney (Northern Beaches), Melbourne or Brisbane
• Competitive salary + incentive with rewarding career opportunities
Outstanding opportunity for an experienced Senior Manager to lead the strategic and operational management of the Dematic ANZ Mechanical Design Engineering Team. Provide excellence in mechanical design service, customer support and project management across the business.
Why Work for Dematic?
This is an exciting time to join Dematic. At Dematic we are proud to partner with some of the most innovative companies in the world. We are a global leader in the material handling industry with over 11,000 employees worldwide and over 700 employees in Australia and New Zealand. We partner with our customers to design, build, implement, and support automated system solutions for warehouses, distribution centres, and production facilities. Some of our largest customers are household names in grocery, pharmaceutical, and parcel delivery, and in the e-commerce online shopping businesses.
What we offer:
Progressive and innovative global company experiencing high growth
A close-knit team of dedicated professionals at the forefront of engineering
Competitive salary plus incentive
Salary packaging and novated leasing
Corporate discounts on car rentals and IT products/accessories
Paid Parental Leave + super – 12 weeks for primary carer/2 weeks secondary
Ability to purchase additional leave
Tasks and Qualifications:
Management of ANZ Mechanical Design Engineering Group of up to 30 employees
Strategic Management of the Engineering Group as a member of the Engineering Executive
Recruitment and development of staff
Drive continuous improvement strategies and innovation across the team
Support Engineering Director and Project Managers to ensure the Mechanical Design Engineering integrity of projects is maintained and overseen
Provide superior levels of Mechanical Design Engineering service, customer support and staffing for projects, sales and R&D activities
Proactively promote innovation, improvements, risk identification and safety management
Collaboration with the greater APAC team
Maintain Mechanical Design Engineering Excellence
Oversight of Mechanical Design Engineering activities
Cost control of budgets for the department and on projects
Support Sales and Consulting Group
Proposal development and estimating
About You - What We Are Looking For
As our ideal candidate, you will have:
Strong team management experience
Tertiary qualifications in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics
Knowledge of material handling market
10+ years Mechanical Design experience
Exceptional leadership skills and experience managing a technical team
Strong interpersonal, communication and customer facing presentation skills
Experience working on multidiscipline engineering projects
Working knowledge of best practice mechanical design engineering industry standards, regulations and codes pertinent to the mechanical engineering discipline
An attractive salary package is on offer and the chance to work with a progressive and innovative company experiencing high growth.
How To Apply
If you would like to apply for the above position, please click on the ‘Apply’ button.
Please note that due to the high number of responses, we will only respond to candidates that have been shortlisted.
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