Mechanical Reliability Specialist

Sydney|
Permanent / Full Time|
Posted 3 weeks ago
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At the Real Pet Food Company, we are lucky that the current global situation doesn’t change what Dogs and Cats love to eat.  So,  we want to add a few more employees to our growing family!

We are a successful and expanding pet food player, born in Australia, now wagging tails worldwide.  With consecutive double-digit growth years in all customers, and sales now approaching $0.5bn in Australia alone, we are one of the fastest growing major FMCG businesses in the country. … and are still hungry to deliver more for our customers.
This is where you come in …
We have created a new position for a Mechanical Reliability Specialist to support all mechanical reliability functions at our Ingleburn factory. This is a crucial role in the Maintenance Team where you will be ensuring compliance with processes and procedures, identifying business improvements and RCA practices to eliminate repeating issues.

The role:
  • Assist in the establishment and maintenance of an optimum level of spares
  • Ensure plant and equipment breakdowns are dealt with in a prompt, safe and efficient manner
  • Maximise line efficiencies through the establishment of an effective planned maintenance program
  • Reduce rework generation through machinery faults
  • Assist in monitoring expenses and control the department budget
  • Assist in providing coaching to direct electrical team to ensure they are developing and have clear growth pathways for their career development
 About you:
You are analytical with a true collaborative nature.  You have a strong service mentality, team player  and are a passionate leader, invested in your team’s success, growth and development.
  • Excellent stakeholder management, dealing with multiple stakeholders and their competing priorities
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral), high-level interpersonal skills and sound judgement
  • Proven skills in team leadership and developing individuals to achieve their full potential
  • A commercial mindset in conjunction with an analytical mind and strategic ability
  • An ability to influence, manage and challenge ideas and existing business processes
  • Experienced in implementing systems and /or process changes and training
  • Experienced in managing maintenance operations utilising computerised maintenance management systems (CMMS)
  • Experienced technical and hands on application of maintenance
  • Preferably FMCG experience in the food and manufacturing environment with a minimum 5 years’ experience in manufacturing mechanical engineering and exposure to industrial mechanical equipment
  • Mechanical trade or engineering qualifications
 
Real Pet Food Company is an Aussie success story …. Using our local ingenuity, we’ve built a reputation for the freshest products you can find.  We are unique, serving real, locally sourced and made pet food – wet, dry, fresh, chilled and treats.  No one knows pets quite the way we do.  We are a fast-growing, innovative FMCG Manufacturer with strong ethics and a love for keeping it real.  Our success comes from having a great team of people behind some of Australia’s favourite pet food with brands such as Nature’s Gift, VIP, Ivory Coat and Farmers Market!
  
Please note: NO agencies will be considered during this process. We advise you to refrain from submitting unsolicited profiles
Employment type
Permanent / Full Time
Job Functions
Engineering
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