Our client is a leader in their field offering innovative solutions to open up pathways and create value through fully integrated networks and supply chains for agricultural products in Australia. They are now seeking a qualified and experienced Engineering Manager to lead a team of Engineers in the end to end delivery of a variety of mechanical, civil and structural projects.

Skills and Experience

The main expectation of this role is to provide technical expertise for all Company projects including planning and managing all activities across the wider project lifecycle in order to deliver all projects successfully. Responsibility of resource management and building organisation effectiveness across the project engineering team. A strong mechanical engineering background is essential along with confidence and experience in the ability to lead and guide structural and civil engineering projects.

To be considered for this role you will need:


·Experience in managing an Engineering team to work strictly within technical guidelines safely and efficiently.
·Significant project management skills including commercials such as progress claims, cost valuations, budgets, forecasting and tender documents.
·Manage, develop and maintain the civil, structural and mechanical in house design functions and external outsourced design functions.
·Superior communication skills to be able to develop and maintain excellent working relationships with internal customers to understand their objectives and desired outcomes to meet and exceed their expectations.
·Demonstrated experience strategically managing major subcontractors and suppliers to facilitate the optimal value of goods and services provided.
·A commitment to develop and grow staff capability to ensure technical skills are maintained across the team and drive continuous development of employees to meet both personnel and business aspirations.
·Significant knowledge of appropriate Australian and International Standards, knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation, policies, and procedures
·Ability to promote a high standard of safety, professionalism and effective communication with both internal and external stakeholders.
·Drivers Licence.
·Availability work travel inter/intra state when/if required.
·Tertiary qualifications in Mechanical Engineering.


·Tertiary qualification in Business Management.
·Significant relevant experience in mechanical engineering projects.
·Significant relevant experience in leading and developing a team with diverse engineering backgrounds.

What's in it for you

·Long term, stable opportunity with a growing organisation based in SA.
·Opportunity to drive excellence in engineering project delivery.
·Inclusive and supportive management team
·Competitive salary package available.

To apply for this position please select the Apply Now button and forward your resume in MS Word format only. For a confidential conversation, feel free to call Lorraine Kenny on 0478 199790.

PLEASE NOTE - To be considered for this position applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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