Engineering Manager

Are you a people leader and engineering expert. Work for a global manufacturer $130,000 - $180,000 + Super.

Your new company
This is an exciting opportunity for you to work with a global organisation who value their employee’s development, skills & knowledge. You will be working in a hands-on strategic position where you have influencing abilities to drive the roadmap for the team and implement your strategic thinking.

As the Engineering & Maintenance Manager you will be working for a global market leading organisation that is passionate about their people and always striving to achieve excellence. No other business does things in the way this one does, and it is proud to do so.

Your new role
In the Engineering & Maintenance Manager you will report into the Site Manager, working with them to develop the 3-5-year maintenance and engineering site plan. With the company investing heavily into the production facility it is essential you are part of the growth plans on site. Not limited to the equipment, this investment is in its people and you will be influential in growing and developing the maintenance team on site.

This senior role has been created to act as a catalyst to change and ensure that the Australian production remains at the forefront of the market and is competitive through value creation, capacity & capability development.

This role will have a key part to play in building the engineering capability and embedding best practice at the manufacturing site. Along with the fundamentals you would expect in a role of this nature:

  • Ensuring all maintenance procedures and all equipment meet product safety requirements
  • Ensure all OH&S and environmental policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • Plan, lead and organise the Maintenance & Engineering teams
  • Regularly review Maintenance & Engineering budget and control monthly spend
  • Preventative and planned maintenance scheduling
  • Manage and assist on capital projects, budgeting, and reporting
  • Manage the highly skilled workforce and sub-contractors
  • Manage engineering systems, processes, and documentation to ensure standards are adhered to and maintained

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a high level of autonomy in this role, leading through years of expertise in your field, working strategically as an Engineering & Maintenance Manager in your previous roles. You will demonstrate strong expertise and knowledge in maintenance and engineering, with people leadership an essential pre-requisite. This role is part of the supply chain leadership team and requires the following:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent
  • FMCG Manufacturing experience desirable
  • Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement Experience
  • Prior Maintenance management experience within Manufacturing facility
  • Comprehensive knowledge of OH&S regulations and systems
  • Project, CAPEX & Maintenance budget management
  • People & performance management experience

What you'll get in return
Be part of a global organisation with an outstanding reputation. This company is heavily investing in the site and its people, it is an opportunity to make the role your own. The salary remuneration for this role will be based on your experience and the expertise you bring to the role. You will be looking at a salary guide range from $130,000 - $180,000 + Super.

What you need to do now
Apply through the link attached or email your resume to Along with your availability to conduct an interview, should you be successful in your application.

Sean Robb – Hays Manufacturing & Operations – 02 8062 6172

LHS 297508 #2685964


Job Type
Manufacturing & Production
NSW, Western Sydney
$130,000 - $180,000 + Super

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Sean Robb, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Sydney City
Level 13, Chifley Tower, 2 Chifley Square

Telephone: 0280626172

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