Ernest Fleming Machinery & Equipment is a leading supplier of new and used packaging and process equipment for the food, chemical, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, bakery, confectionary, canning, dairy and allied process industries. We customise our products to fit almost any application. We are seeking an experienced and skilled Engineering Technologist to join our team.
Your duties will include:- - Analysis of engineering fundamentals and design and implementation of new ideas and principals to machines used in the processing and packaging industries. - Modifying machine design by introducing new pneumatic and electrical equipment to customise for particular applications. - Improving machine design by introducing new pneumatic and electrical equipment.
- Improving machine design by modifying the PLC & HMI Programs - Writing PLC Programs for particular applications for process & packaging machines. - Provide assistance in the assembly, setup and modifying of fully automated lines and associated machines. - Assist in the integration several machines to operate inline together and introduction of safety features to comply with standards.
- Carry out machine Factory Acceptance Testing with systemic data recording and documentation. - Technical trouble-shooting and direct client support assistance - Determining the optimal solution for customers which often requires rigorous operational trials. Skills & Experience required:- At least 3 years relevant experience as Engineering Technologist or related engineering work Experience in varied facets of mechanical, pneumatic, and electronic principals as applied to process & packaging equipment calibration work.
Experience specifically with packaging machinery is desirable. Strong understanding of engineering safety principles and AS 4024 standards. Strong communication skills.