Engineering Manager - Engineering - Queensland

Full Time - Posted on October 9, 2019

Based at our new manufacturing facility just outside of Toowoomba, join our dynamic team at our Composite Fibre Technologies department during a period of business expansion. You will be responsible for managing all engineering and R & D work and following the business strategic plans ensuring the overall technical quality, integrity and adequacy of all projects and design engineering.

The Engineering Manager ensures the highest level of professionalism, meeting the business’ and clients needs demonstrating technical expertise in concepts, practices and delivery. You will be a top-level contributor and technical specialist who can manage teams, problem solve, identify risk and perform complex tasks.


Manage and coordinate the overall scope within a project or multiple projects which include various stages of feasibility studies

Deliver projects within scope, cost and schedule baseline

Ensure projects are delivered within the agreed safety and quality objects

Skills and Experience

Qualified Engineer

Extensive experience in a similar role

Full Member of the Institute of Engineers Australia (MIEAUST) – or the ability to acquire one

Experience in managing risk and providing high level technical guidance and governance to achieve safe outcomes

Experience in delivering technical leadership and consultation to a multidisciplinary team to ensure business and project deliverables are achieved on time and in budget

A leader, focused on continuous improvement, skills development and management

Experience in managing feasibility analysis and conceptual planning

An effective and confident communicator, able to collaborate in an inclusive and supportive culture and able to lead initiatives

Experience Leading, Managing and Mentoring engineering teams in a similar industry and driving deliverables for sustaining capital projects

Running the University CRC-P project at a high level

Flexibility for domestic and international travel

About Us

Our Composite Fibre Technologies (CFT) business is a world leader in the use and development of sophisticated composite materials. Whilst focusing on safely delivering high quality products, Wagners CFT vision is to revolutionise the global materials market by being a leader in the manufacture of composites products to help to provide our stakeholders with innovative engineered solutions.


We pride ourselves on our healthy culture of diversity, inclusiveness, community support and strong family values. Our employee health and wellbeing program includes fun sporting events, health information days as well as our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) outsourced externally which provides round the clock confidential phone counselling and support services for our employee’s wellbeing.