Metallurgy and Quality Manager

• Rarely Available Career Opportunity in New Zealand
• Internationally Recognised Manufacturer
• Well Established, Progressive Privately Owned Business

A W Fraser Ltd is a progressive privately owned New Zealand company, whose reputation has established them as world leaders in the manufacture and export of high quality Bronze and Brass products. Our operations span a continuous and centrifugal casting foundry, brass extrusion and a CNC machine shop. We achieve competitive excellence globally; supplying to 35 countries and to leading industry customers including; Caterpillar, Hitachi, Liebherr, GE, Eaton, Mercury Marine, Yamaha and SEW Eurodrive.

As a result of the impending retirement of our very long standing Metallurgy and Quality Manager we are conducting a worldwide search for an outstanding individual to takeover this rewarding and challenging role.
Reporting to the Operations Director, The Metallurgy and Quality Manager is both the company’s leading materials expert and the key person responsible for championing quality management throughout the organization.

As Metallurgy Manager, you are AW Fraser’s materials expert. You provide; metallurgical customer support, new material development and advice on metallurgical requirements of different markets and applications. In addition, you have responsibility for development, control, trouble shooting and improvement of all processes related to metallurgical properties of our products. As Quality Manager you are responsible for overseeing and leading quality assurance to enable and continually improve efficiency. Also, you support and lead quality control to prevent defective product from leaving the factory. This position places a high level of importance on pursuing opportunities to further operational excellence and achieve commercial advantage for A W Fraser.

The ideal candidate will have a post graduate qualification in Metallurgy with at least 10 years’ experience in foundry Metallurgy and Quality Management. Experience in foundries casting Red Metals would be very desirable.

Further Details

Confidential enquiries should be directed to Karen Mortimer.
Applications close Friday 28th October 2016.
Email: HR@awfraser.co.nz
Website: www.awfraser.co.nz
PO Box 13-419 Christchurch New Zealand Phone +64 (3) 341 2786