Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd

  • Posted: 14 Oct 2021
  • Location: South Taranaki
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Classification: Engineering
About us

We are a proud New Zealand Co-operative built by generations of farming whānau. We believe nutritious food is essential to sustain people today, and for future generations to thrive, which is why we challenge ourselves to find new ways to bring our dairy goodness to people around the world.

About the opportunity

As our Reliability Engineer, based at our Collingwood Street site in Eltham, you’ll provide reliability engineering support to the site, proactively identifying areas for improvement and implementing change.

In this autonomous role you will work closely with both the operations and maintenance teams to coach and upskilling them through the use of integrated work systems.

Key here is to increase maintenance efficiency and output, continuous asset strategy improvements, SAP master data support, and asset condition monitoring.

Please note this role will be a 40 hour per weekday role.

About you

With proven experience in Maintenance, Operations and Projects roles, you’ll have a strong drive for continuous improvement and expertise applying reliability engineering principals in a manufacturing environment.

This is a complex role that will see you liaise with across a range of stakeholders, so you’ll need to have great communication and people skills, along with the ability to influence.

In addition to a trade or technical background. other key skills and experience include:

A background in dairy, food, or other processing industry
Proven experience in reliability centred maintenance
Change management experience
Advanced problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to coach at all levels on engineering fundamentals.
Strong interpersonal skills
Integrated work system experience
A strong system focus

Our Story

Whanaungatanga, our Co-operative spirit gives us all a common strength and purpose. Manaakitanga is how we care for all our people who are at the heart of what we do, we want our farmers, employees, customers and communities to thrive. Kaitiakitanga, ensures we take care of the land. We are committed to farming in a way that regenerates our farms and environment for future generations.

Whakaohooho constantly inspires ourselves and each other with great career development opportunities and benefits.

We enable flexibility and balance to suit everyone’s lifestyles and choices.

Our Co-operative is a place where everyone can be themselves, feel empowered to do their best.

Sound good to you? Come join our whānau. You, me, Us Together Tᾱtou tᾱtou.