Process / Chemical / Manufacturing Engineer

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About Radix Nutrition

Radix Nutrition is focused on a breakthrough concept for personalised nutrition. Focused upon delivering unprecedented levels of nutritional values and ultimate simplicity for the customer from an open and honest brand they can trust.


The key to making this possible, is our innovative product format. Utilizing state of the art freeze-drying technology, Radix manufactures a finished product that is nutritious, lightweight and shelf stable. Our product can be transported anywhere and prepared within a few minutes using nothing more than water.


Radix has successfully worked with private customers, teams and organisations ranging from the everyday person looking for a healthy meal, specialised dietary requirements or through to some of New Zealand's highest performing athletes. Everyone can gain from nutrition.

About the Role

In this role, you will be responsible for the following:


  • Management and development of the manufacturing team, including training and resource identification.
  • Management and development of manufacturing processes, technology. Including design, documentation and implementation.
  • Responsible for health and safety within the manufacturing environment.
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Ensure smooth manufacturing capability scale-up.


  • Bachelor's degree in Process & Chemical Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Technology (Robotics, Mechatronics, Mechanical, Electro-Mechanical etc.), mechanical engineering.
  • Demonstrated experience in automated manufacturing equipment.
  • Troubleshooting proficiency with automated manufacturing systems including, Allen Bradley, Epson, Omron, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience with Six Sigma, 5S, and Lean fundamentals.
  • Minimum 2-years experience in manufacturing or similar role.
  • Proven leadership whether inside or outside of the workplace, value of team, and a desire to create an exceptional culture.
  • Evidence of exceptional ability, curiosity, and drive.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Able to maintain organisation and focus in a highly dynamic environment.
  • Strong hands-on experience with volume and pilot manufacturing.


How to Apply

Please include a cover letter telling us who you are, what excites you about this role, and why you feel you may be the right fit!

You may apply via seek or by sending this information to us directly at we will be in touch.

Good luck and we look forward to hearing from you!




The Team at Radix.