Engineering manager sample job advertisement

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Engineering Manager

Smooth Operators is a leading engineering consultancy that has developed major minerals processing projects and expansions throughout Australia, as well as in Asia, Africa, North America and Europe.

We are currently recruiting for an Engineering Manager to join our Sydney-based management group.

Core duties include:

  • Setting the vision, strategy and long-term goals for the engineering department
  • Developing, implementing and governing a robust change control process
  • Ensuring the technical competence and reputation of the engineering department is enhanced and developed to consistently meet the technical requirements of incoming projects and the company’s strategic development plans
  • Coordinating group resourcing and planning
  • Forecasting long-term business strategies, including resource development plans and budget
  • Providing mentoring and identifying avenues of professional development for the group
  • Ensuring all design standards and specification reviews are developed and maintained in accordance with company standards
  • Implementing and monitoring programs and initiatives to support the HSE ‘zero harm’ strategy
  • Developing and reviewing engineering policies and procedures

The successful applicant will display the following skills and attributes:

  • Tertiary qualification in engineering
  • 10+ years’ experience in a similar role, preferably with a background in mining operations/mineral processing
  • Proven experience in coaching, leading and developing a well established engineering team of over 100 staff
  • Capacity to delegate appropriately
  • Ability to evaluate work practices, implement systems and suggest alternatives and refinements where necessary
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Join our diverse and experienced team during a period of unparalleled growth. All enquiries and applications should be directed to:

Effie Shent
HR Manager
Smooth Operator Inc
55 Broadway
Capital City NSW 2000

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