Project Engineer - New Product Engineer

Career opportunity with MiniFAB

The business is currently recruiting Project Engineers (NPI) in the Product Realisation Team.    This position will report into a team leader and work with multifunctional team. The NPI Engineers will be responsible for reviewing and transferring prototype designs into low cost manufacturable product designs.


  • Transfer prototype product designs into low cost and capable manufacturing processes
  • Verification and Validation of product designs and manufacturing processes
  • Upgrade and improve existing manufactured products and processes
  • Provide support to manufacturing processes to ensure the process meets required performance criteria. .
  • Assist in continuous improvement of engineering and manufacturing business systems
  • Complete work packages within allocated budget, time, QA and performance criteria 

Essential Skills and requirements 

  • Significant experience working as a Project or Product or Process Engineer in a relevant field such as medical device, food, automotive or similar industry
  • A tertiary qualification in Mechanical Engineering, or similar engineering discipline
  • A demonstrated competency in delivering design and manufacturing solutions for high quality, low cost, volume manufactured products
  • Proficient 3D CAD skills, preferably Solidworks
  • Extensive and demonstrable experience with Design for Manufacture principles of multicomponent polymer assemblies or similar products
  • Understanding of common polymer fabrication / prototyping / assembly / packaging techniques
  • Extensive experience on process design, development and optimisation
  • Indepth understanding  of Product and Process Validation and Verification and risk management processes under a QMS
  • A proven ability to deliver projects that exceed external customer expectations while managing significant uncertainty
  • An ability to manage key internal and external stakeholders
  • A self-starter with a strong ability to work independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

If you match these requirements please send your cover letter demonstrating suitability along with your CV through to us via [email protected]

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