Wellington - Wairarapa
Ongoing - Full Time
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Callaghan Innovation is a government agency that helps businesses succeed through technology. We work with businesses of all sizes who share the ambition of challenging what is possible. We have a wide range of services to make their road from research and development to market success easier, faster and less risky.
We are looking to recruit a Senior Research Engineer with experience in mineral processing. You will be an integral team member of the Advanced Materials Group providing guidance, resolving challenging technical and operational issues and working towards implementing solutions that will return a positive cash flow to the business we work with.
To be successful in this role you will need a post graduate technical qualification in Chemical Engineering or Mineral Processing. We are looking for someone with excellent applied research skills who collaborates well in a customer-focused team environment. A strong drive and personal sense of ownership and accountability to carry out independent research in order to deliver contracted outcomes is critical to the role. You should have demonstrated experience in developing solutions to complex problems that require a high degree of innovation and ingenuity. This position requires you to have an ability to lead by example, maintain self-discipline in demanding situations, and be diligent and thorough in approach. In addition to this, we are looking for someone who is collaborative, positive and has a team-oriented mindset. You will also have an affinity to supervise technical research, mentor and coach junior staff.
A career with Callaghan Innovation will challenge you and provide you with opportunities to showcase your skills and abilities. For driven high achievers, you will be working with committed, like-minded people, giving you the support to reach your full potential.
If you feel you have the drive and skills necessary for this exciting role, then we would like to hear from you.
To apply for this job, please go to our job site http://www.callaghaninnovation.govt.nz/ and enter the job code 4403GOV.