Engineering & Maintenance Manager

Job title : Engineering & Maintenance Manager
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $165,000 - $175,000
Contact name : Nicole Tianihad
Contact email :
Job reference : 1477350
Why should you apply?
Join a leading global manufacturing business as the Engineering & Maintenance Manager based in Sydney. Lead a dynamic team, drive engineering & maintenance processes and projects within the business, and be part of a purpose driven organisation with innovation and sustainability at the heart of everything they do.
More information about the company
Our client is a global leader in decorative and functional building materials, offering an integrated collection of luxury and premium products to suit all spaces. The Australian and New Zealand business is headquartered in Sydney with products and materials being produced from their local manufacturing site. The organisation is particularly focused on environmental sustainability, with the goal of being carbon neutral and is a market leader in this endeavour. 
Further details about the role:
As the Engineering & Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining engineering and maintenance excellence, overseeing department activities, and coordinating projects to ensure optimal plant performance. With a focus on safety, quality, and innovation, you’ll lead a talented team to achieve operational goals and drive continuous improvement.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Direct engineering department activities and coordinate projects to design new capital works and improve production techniques.
  • Oversee & supervise the physical maintenance and repair of all operating site equipment to deliver a reliable plant operating within control.
  • Demonstrate an active involvement in and support for company initiatives, both locally and globally.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure engineering feasibility and cost-effectiveness.
  • Implement preventative and planned maintenance programs through collaboration with production and propose plant modifications for improved efficiency.
  • Champion safety initiatives and contribute to plant safety improvements.
The Ideal Candidate:
  • A strong engineering professional with experience in effectively leading and managing a highly skilled maintenance team.
  • A proven track record in a management role, organisational competencies and project management skills to keep projects, processes, and the entire engineering team on track.
  • A respectful, approachable, and openminded leader who has a collaborative approach, valuing the input of their team and other departments.
  • Self-motivated attitude with the ability to multitask and thrive in a timeline-driven environment.
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering
To apply online, please click on the apply function. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Nicole Tianihad on 0411333547 or