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Systems Optimisation Engineer


Reference: 5007197

We have an opportunity to advance your career in our Lumber Division as a Systems Optimisation Engineer based at our Whirinaki site in sunny Hawkes Bay.

About the opportunity

Working in the Business Improvement team, with like-minded engineers, you'll be responsible for the various plant and camera networks & product scanners within the Sawmill, Kilns, and Drymill.

It will see you involved in the project management of capital and major maintenance projects, including supervising the estimation, design and installation and commissioning of engineering projects. With some challenging projects in the pipeline your technical skills will be put to the test!

Day to day, you will be responsible for monitoring preventative maintenance, establishing and maintaining documentation for all systems, undertaking audits to ensure reliability, availability, quality and performance and provide technical support and expertise to both the engineering and operations teams.

About the person

We're looking for someone who has demonstrated experience in maintaining and improving plant network systems with knowledge of lumber scanning systems (or similar) is advantageous but not essential. You'll be flexible, a great communicator and have a willingness to provide cover for the Business Systems Analyst role which consists of Delphi programming (similar to C++), SQL database.

Along with this you will have the following:

  • Tertiary qualification in Information Technology, Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years systems engineering experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Plant network design and maintenance
  • Technical project management experience

If this sounds like you or someone you know, then we'd love to hear from you!

Applications Close: 28 Feb 2020