We are at the heart of every place that matters: as a leading global provider in the access solutions market, we enable people to move seamlessly in safe, secure and sustainable places. With around 16,000 employees we are at our customers’ side in over 130 countries. In our daily work, we strive for excellence and share a passion for innovation. By working as one global team, we continue growing the business, growing together, and growing ourselves. Build your career with us!

Mechanical Engineer

Banyo, QLD, AU, 4014

Feb 29, 2024

Kilargo is the leading fire, smoke and acoustic seal manufacturer based in Banyo, Brisbane. With a focus on exceeding customer expectations and quality products, you will be part of a team working in a fast-paced environment. 


As part of the global dormakaba group, we are a company based on family values, passionate about our people and improving the everyday lives of our customers. We are proud to be an Australian Manufacturer.




This is a full-time role based in our Banyo office. Reporting to the Technical Manager, you will be involved in the design of manufacturing equipment and new products from concept through to completion. 


In joining our team, you will be assisting with the delivery of new products and product improvements to market. We are looking for someone that will feel confident in:


  • Ensuring all new or improved products are designed to solve real life problems.
  • Working closely with the manufacturing team to improve manufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, safety and quality improvement and efficiency.
  • Performing industrial engineering design for manufacturing equipment and automation including preparing accurate engineering drawings for suppliers and internal users.
  • Provide technical support to the sales team and external product installers. 


We will provide you with the training that will lead you to be able to provide technical product and systems support to our sales team. As well as be able to perform product testing for new products and systems.




We are looking for someone that is resourceful & innovative and has the drive to perform. You will have a Mechanical or Industrial Engineering background, or you may be a new Engineer Graduate! 


As a member of our team, your skills will include: 


  • Formal qualification in an Engineering discipline – Mechanical, Industrial, Product Design or similar.
  • Ability to carry out product development, from concept through to production.
  • Demonstrated ability to be hands on, build prototypes and perform product or process testing.
  • Capacity designing manufacturing jig, tooling and equipment.
  • High proficiency in CAD, SolidWorks or similar.
  • Create or modify CAD models and drawings for components and assemblies.
  • Ability to produce accurate technical drawings to Australian Standards.


Experience in Lean Manufacturing methodology and practices is highly desirable.




In joining the dormakaba team, you gain access to a global network of colleagues that want to see each other succeed. Other benefits are:


  • A supportive and highly motivated team
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Access to discounted Private Health Insurance
  • An environment where you can make your mark and see the fruits of your labour.


To learn more about us and what we do, visit our website https://www.kilargo.com.au/


If this sounds like the role for you, we want to hear from you!

dormakaba is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to age, race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, verteran status or other legally protected characteristics.


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