Technical Applications Specialist
Welll established Australian business
Experienced significant growth
About Our Client
Our Client is a long established Australian owned and operated steel manufacturing business. The company specialises in the manufacture of sheet metal building materials, including architectural cladding systems, for the residential and commercial market. A progressive & innovative business built on the foundation of quality team members, quality excellence and exceptional customer service. A values-based culture that supports people, the company mission, and its objectives.
The business has experienced steady and significant growth in recent years by leading the way in the steel manufacturing sector. They are now seeking a Technical Applications Specialist with an alignment of values to join their team.
As the Technical Applications Specialist, you will be the subject matter expert in architectural metal cladding and associated systems. This includes all technical aspects of cladding manufacturing and installation. The position reports directly to the Production Manager and will engage and have close interaction with various influential stakeholders across the business.
The successful candidate, along with technical prowess, will need excellent communication skills to work with and provide technical expertise to all levels of the business including production, sales & customer service, and consumers. This is a hands-on role, that includes manufacturing best practice, continuous improvement initiatives, SOP development, quality operating system enhancement, team development and technical support.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will have an in-depth technical knowledge of the manufacturing and installation process of Standing Seam, Interlock, Snap Lock & Nail Strip architectural cladding panel profiles.
- Trade qualified (Sheet Metal or equivalent), engineering qualified or installer certified
- 5+ years practical experience and proven performance in technical metal cladding manufacturing and/or installation
- Experience in use of roll formers and associated sheet metal tools is essential
- Use of Schlebach Quaddro roll formers is highly beneficial
- Quality driven with Attention to Detail
- Ability to lead, motivate, coach, and develop a team
What's on Offer
An exciting role and long-term career opportunity for a proven metal cladding expert that is motivated to drive change and strive for best in class. With an attractive package on offer, this role is the chance to lead a specialist team and to join an established well revered Australian business that is in growth mode.