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Applications Engineer


Circa £55k dep on exp



Location: Melbourne, Australia (Relocation package available)

Salary: Circa £55k dep on exp


The Company:

The Client are a world leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality CNC tool and cutter grinders.


The Role:

  • Reporting to the Applications Product Development Team leader, you will be responsible for the design and development of the grinding applications process.
  • You will play a pivotal role in creating cutting-edge products and services that wow their customers, all whilst ensuring high quality solutions are provided through testing and validation.
  • This role will see you contributing to a collaborative and supportive team environment and work closely with Design and Manufacturing engineers.
  • You will be the voice of their customer in product design and communicate this to stakeholders across the business.
  • Consult branches, customers, and operations during the preliminary design stage to accurately determine the customer requirements from a technical perspective.
  • Consult with design engineers to ensure design concepts support best practice process design (grinding).
  • Prepare and execute Test Plans (CVP&R and DVP&R), documenting results and feeding this back into the development process.
  • Test software rigorously to ensure product quality and usability.
  • Be accountable for technical accuracy of calculations and execution of grinding simulations and programs.
  • Contribute towards building Applications knowledge through use of their applications knowledge base.
  • Prepare necessary support documentation for project, including preparing and distributing customer grinding performance reports.
  • Provide technical support for Sales staff, Design Engineers, Marketing, Operations and Service Engineers and customers.
  • Methodically analyse, evaluate, and recommend options to improve the efficiency of existing equipment and processes.



  • Comprehension of grinding principles and their application to machine tool design.
  • Ability to liaise and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills for root cause analysis and problem solving.
  • Demonstrate a practical application of data collection and analysis for scientific decision making.
  • Effective time management skills and ability to work to deadlines.
  • Adaptable and flexible attitude.



  • Work within an innovative company with world leading technology.
  • Career development opportunities available.
  • Options for flexible work arrangements.
  • Opportunity to work across many varied projects.
  • Company wellbeing initiatives including Employee Assistance Program and subsidised local gym memberships,
  • Employee bonus schemes.


Contact Anna Gale:

Anna Gale

Divisional Manager/Branch Manager
0161 443 0006

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