Process Engineer

About Zoom Recruitment

Zoom Recruitment is a respected national agency specialising in Permanent & Temporary Recruitment Services from entry-level to senior executive roles.
We partner with a diverse portfolio of businesses, offering tailored solutions to attract and secure top talent for our clients, across industries such as Construction, Energy & Infrastructure, Transport, Warehousing & Logistics, Engineering, Manufacturing, and Trades & Services.

About Our Client

Our client is a global manufacturing company and market leader in their field. We are working on their behalf to recruit a Controls Process Engineer based in Western Sydney.

About The Role

Based at their Penrith site, you will report to the Continuous Improvement Manager where you will develop and implement data collection tools and systems, displays, dashboards and process controls.  You will be exposed to PLC networks, HMIs, SCADA Solutions, sensors and data acquisition boxes such as Lab Jack.  You will develop and implement digital workflows and Power Apps to digitalise and automate data collection, collaboration, Information display and system integration. 
These controls will be used to improve the safety, quality, and productivity across the site, providing real time data to improve collaboration and to enhance decision making. Where applicable, automation controls will also be developed and implemented to remotely manage key plant services.   
As a key collaborator, you will support the maintenance, logistics, planning, customer service and production departments focusing on identifying and improving equipment reliability and process control.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Undertake reliability analysis activities and projects to ensure the long-term reliability of equipment and control systems and perform redesign/design modification to improve reliability performance.
  • Undertake and drive continuous improvement of capital and non-capital projects on machinery to increase throughput and efficiency of equipment.
  • Provide and assist with training and development of maintenance and operational personnel.
  • Liaise with suppliers, clients, consultants, or commissioning engineers concerning project design, installation, construction, fault finding and commissioning.
  • Project management including capital writing, procurement, scheduling, UAT, implementation, commissioning, testing and handover to production.

About You

  • Degree qualified from an engineering discipline (Electrical / Controls preferred)
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment or similar industry is essential
  • Good understanding of Safety, LEAN & CI methodology
  • Basic knowledge /experience in control systems, PLCs, Robotics and Automation
  • Practical knowledge of AI, data acquisition, Power Apps and databases
  • Ability to collaborate, motivate, coach and mentor indirect staff
  • Flexibility to work both within a structured framework whilst thinking outside the box
  • Passion for Industry 4.0 and a good understanding of IOT
  • The ability to be autonomous and take ownership for driving an improvement strategy
  • A desire to learn and to grow by understanding and embracing latest technologies

What’s On Offer To The Successful Candidate

  • Job security with a company in business for more than 80 years
  • Autonomy in role and ability to shape your own pathway
  • A safe, challenging & fast paced working environment
  • Additional paid day’s leave on your birthday
  • On-site parking
  • Opportunities to cross-train, enhance your skillset and advance your career

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, or to find out more, call John Hallatt on 0416146448.

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Engineering,Project Management

18th Jul, 2024



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