We have a vacancy for the newly created position of Technical Manager. This is an exciting and challenging role, with a company going places and committed to being top of their game and who already is one of the largest and most diverse door manufacturing companies in NZ.
The role has 5 main Goals:
To ensure compliance of HmG manufactured performance products to meet or better applicable specifications, standards and regulations.
To research and become conversant with all manufacturing procedures, specifications, standards and regulations applicable to HmG’s performance products.
To research, detail and recommend design modifications necessary of HmG’s performance products to ensure compliance. To research and design new and enhanced competitive performance products.
To develop and manage testing programs of HmG performance products.
The main Tasks of the role are as follows:
To study and become familiar with current fire door manufacturing specifications.
To review current fire door manufacture ensuring compliance including fire tag and installation declarations.
To develop and record system of project and compliance documentation.
To design new and innovative fire doors that are competitive in the market and to implement, manage and oversee the performance testing of these products.
To study and become familiar with acoustic performance requirements as applicable to doors, fire doors, cavity sliders and paneling.
To design new products and enhancements to those items listed above to meet varying acoustic performance criteria.
To prepare, implement and manage an acoustic testing regime for those products listed above and other that may fit the HmG marketing plan.
The successful person will have a tertiary qualification in Engineering, Science or other and have proven experience in product development and compliance in a similar or related role. Previous experience in fire and acoustic testing of doors would be an advantage but not critical. Someone with an understanding of product development and R&D and with a Chemistry and/or Materials Technology background could well be suited to the role.
As it is a new and excited role Hallmark Group is looking for someone who can lead. Hallmark Group has dynamic growth plans, and determined to be top of its game in all product areas and view this appointment as an important part of the company's growth strategy.
We look forward to your interest in this exciting but demanding position and please send all your details to: