Senior Process Engineer
To enable smarter farming for a better New Zealand ?
Ka p?kekotia a Rongom?t?ne, ka poho kerer? a Aotearoa
We?re looking for an experienced Process Engineer to join our Ravensdown National Technical team, as a Senior Process Engineer. Ravensdown has three manufacturing sites across New Zealand in Napier, Christchurch &
Dunedin, where we manufacture, process and despatch fertiliser. Each site has a dedicated Process Manager and the Senior Process Engineer will work closely with these individuals on best practice.
Our sites undertake a variety of chemical processes including the production of sulphuric acid, the manufacture of superphosphate fertiliser, and the operation of a waste heat boiler to raise steam for the generation of electricity. Further support will be required to assist with quarries and other areas within Ravensdown.
About the Role
You?ll be responsible for providing the successful delivery of a wide range of projects across all sites, collaborating with each individual site?s management team. The goal is to continually improve the efficiency across the sites, reducing costs and enhance the quality and environmental performance of the production processes.
Day to day you will be providing diagnostic advice and solutions for immediate processing problems, achieving innovation in systems and processes and providing technical and chemical engineering support to the sites team.
You will be responsible for one direct report, a Junior Process Engineer. This requires you to be their mentor;
providing professional development, ensuring they are engaged, well supported and achieving their goals. As this role is at a National level the location is flexible to be based in either of our three main manufacturing cities.
Our ideal candidate will have several years? experience within industrial or consultancy engineering.
You will be flexible, have a thorough approach and a self-driven attitude. You?ll need to be able to communicate effectively with people on all levels, have excellent attention to detail and be stimulated by the prospect of a highly varied and autonomous role. You will thrive working in a collaborative environment, as you will have the support of other experienced staff across all work sites.
Ideal Skills &
A chemical, process or mechanical engineering degree or equivalent
Minimum of 5 years? experience working in general engineering/industrial engineering environment
Project management and cost control experience
Strong knowledge of statistical analysis and statistical process control techniques
Strong computer and data presentation skills
Proven ability to meet deadlines
Prior supervisory or management experience is advantageous
For all that you?ll bring, you can expect plenty in return, including:
Excellent benefits package (competitive salary, 5% superannuation, medical insurance, allowances)
Ongoing training and development
Great company culture
How to Apply
Click on the on ?Apply Now? button to upload your CV and Cover Letter or contact Stephanie Brickland, Senior HR Advisor via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications close on Sunday, 28 June 2020
Ravensdown is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test
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Napier, Christchurch or Dunedin
Closes 28 June 2020