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Technical Services Engineer

Job No: 113241
Location: Matraville

  • An exciting full-time engineering opportunity with a global leader!
  • Enjoy great training & ongoing opportunities for career development!
  • Recent grads welcome to apply!

Deliver solutions that build Australia.

We span 80 countries and have been around since 1932, but one thing remains unchanged: we strive to be a global leader in lightweight construction and serve our customers by providing best-quality products and systems backed by expertise, service and support.

We’re part of building Australia’s homes, hospitals, communities and more through the innovative solutions we supply to the construction industry and through the people who grow their careers with us.

Join us, be part of the solution and continue to build our tradition of being the best.

About the Opportunity

Knauf Australia currently has an exciting opportunity for a Technical Services Engineer to join their team in Matraville, NSW on a full-time basis. 

As a Technical Services Engineer, your primary responsibility will be to provide technical engineering support and advice to internal and external stakeholders, as well as assisting with internal product innovation and development projects.

As a Knauf team member, some of your daily responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical support for Knauf's range of lightweight construction products and systems;
  • Assisting with the planning and development of new products and systems, to ensure compliance with all Building Codes and relevant Australian Standards;
  • Working with the manufacturing team to identify product performance requirements and benchmarks;
  • Developing and delivering technical services related training and literature;
  • Adjudicating on product quality enquiries and proposing necessary rectification measures; and
  • Building relationships with internal staff, franchise store staff, and other industry related personnel.

You will undergo robust product training and have extensive support in achieving the above. 

Who is Knauf Looking For?

To be successful in this position you will hold a degree in a civil or structural engineering, material science, or architecture related discipline.

Previous experience is not necessary, however a background in building materials or the construction industry would be advantageous. What is important however, is your positive attitude, willingness to learn and genuine desire to expand upon your existing knowledge base. 

Candidates will need to have a customer service focus, with the ability to understand technical issues and offer solutions where appropriate. Strong communication skills and the ability to engage with stakeholders of all levels will be key to your success.

The role will involve working with a number of different teams, and as such, strong teamwork skills are essential, as is the ability to plan, develop and complete projects within budget and time constraints. Although not required, CAD or computer programming experience will be highly regarded.

Why Join Our Team?

These are the things that we're proud to offer our people:

PRIDE: Join the leaders in lightweight construction materials.

OPPORTUNITY: Progress your career in a performance culture that spans 80 countries.

REWARD: Fulfil your potential, be recognised for your commitment to succeed and drive your own future.

SUSTAINABILITY: Be part of a global company that has thrived since 1932 and is passionate about thriving into the future through economic, social and environmental sustainability.

CHANGE: Challenge yourself by embracing innovation and growth with us.

In addition to the above, you will be rewarded an attractive remuneration package circa $70,000 - $90,000 plus super.

We have a strong commitment to personal development, with a focus on mentorship and a supportive team environment that values individual growth. In addition, you'll enjoy genuine opportunities for career development within the department and wider business.

If you're looking to develop a long-term career with an industry leader, Apply Now!

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