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Product Development Engineer

  • Highly competitive remuneration package including salary sacrifice options, Length of Service Recognition, Flexible working options and Paid Parental Leave.
  • Employee Benefits & Wellness Program, Employee Referral Programs, and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program.
  • Training, development, and career progression opportunities including study and education assistance.

About the role:

As a Product Development Engineer, your role will assist in the delivery of new products to market and focus on rapid innovations.

As part of the Sunshine R&D team, your role will provide technical advice for the adaptation and manufacturing of Company products.

Specifically, you will:

  • Design, engineer and validate new products using an array of hand calculations, spreadsheet tools and software such as FEA, and 2D/3D modelling
  • Develop/review technical drawings to convey these designs
  • Coordinate with suppliers to deliver prototypes
  • Design, administer and document adequate tests to ensure the reliability of designs
  • Facilitate the transition from prototypes to finished parts ready for production & develop documentation required for product release.
  • Contribute to the development of FMEA’s and risk assessments as part of the product development process
  • Engage in peer reviews to ensure quality products are delivered to customers

To be successful in the above duties, You will have:

  • A relevant Mechanical, Chemical, Process or Mechatronics Engineering degree
  • Sound knowledge in engineering principles, ideally R&D engineering
  • Demonstrated ability to develop technical specifications and engineering designs and drawings (preferably AutoCad, and Inventor or Solidworks)
  • Well-developed communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Experience in Industrial/Mineral Processing, Measuring and Monitoring technologies and/or Bulk Materials Handling Systems preferred

What we offer:

We believe that our people are the heart of our organisation. Our goal is to provide our people with a working environment that is professionally and personally rewarding. We also offer our staff with the following benefits and perks:

  • Competitive remuneration package.
  • Employee benefits & wellness program, including salary sacrifice options and length of service recognition.
  • Training, development, and career progression opportunities.
  • Flexible working options and paid parental leave.
  • Employee referral program.

A place where we are all welcome:

We understand the importance of creating an environment that is not only inclusive but also empathetic and welcoming. We believe that every individual deserves to be treated with respect, dignity, and fairness, regardless of their differences, such as race, gender, nationality, religion, age, sexual orientation, or any other attribute.

We value the uniqueness of every person and recognize that our differences are what make us stronger. Our goal is to create a workplace where everyone feels comfortable being themselves and has an equal opportunity to express their thoughts and ideas.

We encourage people from diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, mature workers, individuals with disabilities, and people from different cultural heritages to join our team.

We believe that our diversity of skills, life experiences, and perspectives enriches our team's approach to work and enhances our ability to succeed together. So, if you are looking for a workplace that appreciates and celebrates your unique qualities, Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions is the perfect place for you.

Who can apply:

This role is open to Australian and New Zealand citizens, Australian permanent residents, and candidates who hold or can obtain a valid working visa for the specified term.

As part of our commitment to safety, we may require a national police check and other applicable security, medical, and character requirements for this position.

If you have any concerns, please know that we are here to support you throughout the application process. We wish you the best of luck with your application.

About Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions:

We are a leading provider of eco-efficient rock processing solutions. Leveraging more than 160 years of engineering excellence, we help our customers optimise their comminution and material handling operations for maximum performance, safety, and efficiency.

We apply our profound industry expertise in crushing, screening, feeding, loading and wear protection, to bring an unrivalled equipment line-up to the market. This unique offering is underpinned by our expert process knowledge, full range of digital tools, high-quality OEM spare parts, consumables, and life-cycle services.

Employing around 3000 professionals worldwide, Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions is a business area of the global, high-tech engineering group Sandvik. In 2023 the Group had approximately 41,000 employees and revenues of about 127 billion SEK in 170 countries.

For more information, please visit https://www.home.sandvik/

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