Reliability Engineer

Job title : Reliability Engineer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Contact name : Nicole Tianihad
Contact email :
Job reference : 1430895
Why should you apply?
This Reliability Engineer is a crucial role in ensuring the reliability and performance of our production equipment and facilities. You will focus on maintaining safety standards, enhancing product quality, and driving efficiency in our operations. This position reports to the Operations Manager and involves collaborating closely with the maintenance team and promoting the business values of Care, Courage and Commitment.

More information about the company
This Australian owned FMCG organisation has a rich history of supplying high quality products into households around the world. With entrepreneurial origins, they have thrived on continued investment into research and innovation with a customer focus. Employees enjoy a fast-paced environment, where creativity is supported, and ideas are encouraged. 

Further details about the role
As a Reliability Engineer, you will be a vital part of the team, ensuring the reliability and safety of our equipment and facilities. Your primary responsibilities include:
  • Safety and Environmental Impact: Support efforts to maintain safe systems, equipment, and reduce risks whilst promoting a safety first culture.
  • Quality Focus: Address product quality concerns related to equipment failures and enhance Right First Time (RFT) performance.
  • Operations Performance: Optimize factory plant and equipment performance through reliability-focused procedures. Measure and improve Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) and minimize waste.
  • Engineering and Reliability Maintenance: Develop and implement maintenance programs, asset lifecycle strategies, and spare part inventory management. Support CAPEX projects.
The ideal candidate for this position will have experience in the following:
  • A demonstrated track record in maintenance, reliability or engineering;
  • Knowledge of asset management and predictive / proactive maintenance systems;
  • FMCG manufacturing environment;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholders;
  • Strong influencing skills and ability to work autonomously within a team environment;
  • Degree qualifications in engineering;
To apply online, please click on the apply function. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Nicole Tianihad on +61411333547 or