General Manager: Custom Engineered Process Equipment
Relocate to the historic and peaceful town of Bendigo to further your career Join a thriving and Financially Stable Australian Manufacturing Business High Technology, Innovative and Dynamic Culture Our client is a market leading technology company whom design, manufacture, install and commission a range of highly engineered, automated processing equipment. As a result of their growth strategy they are expanding their leadership team with the addition of a General Manager to be based in their head office in Bendigo. You will be responsible for a team of around 70 staff including both Mechanical and Electrical design teams, Sales, Project Managers, 2 Factories, Warehouse, Logistics and customer services assisting a client base within a range of sectors.
Our client services a wide range of industries from Warehousing and Distribution to Food and Beverage processing to the Mining and Waste Management Industries dealing with both multi-National Corporates as well as Mid-Sized Australian businesses. Day to day you will be responsible for: Leadership of all operations (Engineering, Sales, Marketing, OH&S & HR) Overseeing all Project Deliverables and Profit Costings Inventory Management and Financial budgeting Business Development and Marketing Strategies Cultural development of the team (including staff training, recruitment and retention) OH&S compliance In addition, you will also be dealing directly with customers assisting the Sales Engineers on a strategic, technical and practical level. Suitable applicants will come from a senior leadership role in an Engineering environment.
Ideally with a University degree in Engineering, Logistics or Business (not essential) You will also have a strong background in Technical Solution Selling within a manufacturing environment. Exposure to Six Sigma/5S/Lean Manufacturing would also be desirable. Full technical training on the products will be provided, as such you will be a proactive and fast learner.
This is a great opportunity to join an established and thriving Australian manufacturer who are currently expanding their workforce despite the Economic uncertainties, the lucky applicant who secures this role will be well placed to build a long and successful career with a market leading organisation. Role must be based in Bendigo.