Engineering Manager - Furphy Engineering

Job Title: Engineering Manager - Furphy Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shepparton, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 14/09/2020
Reference: JO-2009-101417_1601016191
Contact Name: Jessica Charles
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 25, 2020 16:43

Job Description

  • Exciting leadership opportunity
  • Balance career and lifestyle in the City of Shepparton
  • 5th generation, family-owned engineering and manufacturing business

Are you an experienced engineer with strong leadership and people management skills, looking to take on a leadership role with an iconic Australian engineering and manufacturing brand? Is your approach to your work Good, Better, Best? Do you love the idea of balancing lifestyle and career in a regional city that has all the amenities of a capital city and all the benefits of a regional lifestyle? If you answered yes, please read on! Your next exciting opportunity may be with Furphy Engineering!

J. Furphy & Sons is a 5th generation, family-owned manufacturing business and Furphy Engineering is the engineering manufacturing arm. Furphy Engineering specialises in stainless steel tank and vessel design, manufacture, inspection and maintenance with customers across Australia and plans to expand into New Zealand. Furphy Engineering are based in the regional city of Greater Shepparton, in Northern Victoria. Shepparton offers an enviable lifestyle, university options, premiere housing estates, and all the must-have facilities, coupled with a vibrant, diverse culture, making living and working there unique and special.

The Engineering Manager will report to the General Manager of Furphy Engineering and effectively manage the performance of the engineering team, ensuring that customer orders are delivered on time and to a high level of satisfaction.

To be successful for this role you will be a qualified engineer (mechanical, chemical, or civil) with a high degree of project management nous. You will have a proven ability to solve problems as they arise, including technical, customer service, delivery, and process issues. No two days or jobs will be the same, as this is not a standard production line, and your ability to be agile and think on your feet will hold you in good stead to react to the daily requirements of the role.

You will be a confident communicator, able to engage with customers during and after the delivery of their projects to ensure satisfaction and continuous improvement opportunities. You will have a proven background working as an engineer, which will allow you to assist with technical and design issues, as well as an innate ability to develop strong, mutually beneficial relationships within your team and across the broader business.

For further information please download the position description by clicking the following link:

i Profile_Engineering Manager_Furphy Engineering.pdf

Or for queries not covered in the position description please contact Melanie Pecanek on 0408 898 734 or Carla Bent on 0422 582 992. To apply, click the 'Apply Now' button and upload your resume in Microsoft Word format.

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