Project Engineer

Bickford's Australia
162 Cross Keys Road
Salisbury South, SA 5106
08 8182 1813 (Main Phone)
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Light Domestic Travel
Job Description
This exciting newly created position will provide you with the chance to be accountable for various projects, offering your ideas and showcasing your strong project engineering and project management skills. The position is Full-time and will be based in Salisbury SA. There will be an immediate start for the successful candidate.

The Project Engineer will be responsible for:

• Managing multiple projects, such as expansion in processing and packaging facilities and new product development
• Developing short and long term engineering solutions to operational issues scoping out projects and feasibility assessments
• Delivering agreed projects on time and within budget
• Preparing project plans and justifications
• Attending meetings and determine needs though Continuous Improvement initiatives
• Supporting new product development

Job Requirements
To succeed in this position you will have the following experience and attributes:

• Engineering (required) and Project management (preferred) qualification
• A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the role of Project Engineer
• Experience working in a food, beverage or pharmaceutical manufacturing environment
• Experience managing cross functional teams and ability to partner with other manufacturing stakeholders
• Ability to deliver projects within agreed budget and timelines
• Can work on multiple projects (multi-tasking) and have the ability to prioritise work
• Good AutoCad and documentation skills
• Have strong project management, planning and organisational skills
• Have the ability to read and develop plans and present CAPEX requests
• Have strong mechanical and programming skills
• Excellent communicator with the ability to liaise with all stakeholders
• Ability to apply world class manufacturing practices and ensue the greater operational team (such as production and maintenance) are supported where needed
• Be able to work autonomously and as a team
• Display resilience and solid negotiation and influencing skills

If you are looking for accountability, ownership and are inspired by having the opportunity to add to the success of a business, then we want to hear from you today.

Employer Contact Information
Bickford's Australia
162 Cross Keys Road
Salisbury South SA 5106
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The Bickfords group is an independently owned collection of companies based in Adelaide, South Australia. From humble beginnings back in 1839, we now have a footprint in over 39 countries.

The team at Bickford’s are proud to offer the highest quality beverage products to consumers, bringing them both tradition and cutting edge innovations. Everyone at the Bickfords group of companies strive to deliver upon the corporate values of integrity, empowerment, collaboration, pride and passion.

The Bickford’s Australia business unit focuses on the non-alcohol portfolio and includes Australia’s number 1 premium cordial range, originally produced in 1874 and a treasured part of Australia’s heritage. Known for our prize winning cordials and traditional style sodas, the range has grown to include a unique portfolio of contemporary and traditional products including premium juices, soft drinks and syrups. The values of quality and integrity that formed the original Bickford’s vision remain true today and exist in every Bickford’s product.

Vok is our alcohol beverage unit. It has consistently been one of Australia’s fastest growing beverage companies. We own and manufacture a highly awarded portfolio of brands across wine, cider, spirits and ready to drink products. Vok has built a reputation for building brands and returning brands to growth.

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