CAREERS

The people at Coolon come from diverse backgrounds and are united by passion for innovation in lighting.
Whether you are a brilliant sales person, lighting designer or engineer, Coolon may be the next step in your dream career.
Let us know you’re interested by emailing careers@coolon.com.au and attaching a cover letter and CV.
You may also check out these open positions:

Research and Design

Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted 27th August 2017


Location:
Hallam, VIC, Australia

About the business and the role

Coolon LED Lighting, a leading Australian design and manufacturing company specializing in advanced Industrial and Architectural LED Lighting solutions is offering an exciting opportunity for a suitable professional to join the R&D team.

This position offers to join a highly qualified multidisciplinary team of engineers, developing world class products and solutions as well as methods and equipment for their efficient production and testing.

Development, manufacturing and successful sales of products in Australia requires fast thinkers, dedicated and capable team players, highly qualified, experienced and well-organised engineers, who never stop learning and are passionate about their work.

You'll have an opportunity to use your talent working in a multicultural environment, demonstrate and use your problem solving skills and be a part of our future, developing disruptive technologies and products.

If you are still reading this page, and have confidence that this is exactly what you've been looking for and have what it takes to become a part of the company, please read further to become familiar with job responsibilities for this position.

In this role, you will:

  • Design mechanical assemblies, components and mechanisms using Siemens NX™ CAD software
  • Lead design from concept to production hand-off including engineering analysis, simulation, part design, tooling design, test, prototype build, component and fixture qualification, safety approvals and production integration
  • Develop and check engineering drawings to ensure that necessary information for manufacturing and assembly is clearly communicated
  • Provide technical expertise in fabrication methodologies including extrusions, aluminium die castings, plastic injection moulding, sheet metal, DFMA, tooling and prototyping
  • Interface with manufacturers to resolve technical issues that may arise in manufacturing and to improve cost and quality of designs
  • Create and edit CNC programs that support the machining of complex, precision components fabricated on multiple-axis CNC milling (CAM file generation, post-processor machine code generation)
  • Identify and select appropriate tooling for job specific applications (based on part material, geometry, features, tolerances, system rigidity, and equipment capability)
  • Research new technologies, materials, and manufacturing processes
  • Be responsible for all levels of deliverables required to produce a quality part on time (production documentation & supporting data)
  • Participate in design review, risk assessment, and improvement planning
  • Provide training to other personnel to improve overall capabilities and knowledge
  • Work across company functional organizations to ensure project success.

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of product design experience (concept to production), including design for test and manufacturing
  • Solid knowledge of disciplines related to mechanical engineering
  • Proficient with NX
  • Proficient with structural and thermal analysis, simulation, and modelling
  • Proficient in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Demonstrated experience in a variety of production environments involving aluminium die castings, injection moulding, extrusions, sheet metal and optical components
  • Ability to work independently and be self-sufficient while managing multiple projects
  • Ability to respond well to direction and adjust workflow when requested
  • Teamwork and communication skills at all levels are a must.

If you believe you are the perfect candidate for this position, please email your cover letter and resume to careers@coolon.com.au with subject title as 2017 Mechanical Design Engineer.

Production

Warehouse Coordinator

Posted 16th August 2017


Location:
Hallam, VIC, Australia

About the business and the role

Coolon Pty Ltd is a leading and innovative LED Lighting and Solutions company. We provide our services to a range of Industrial, Commercial and Architectural industries.

Due to continuous and rapid growth a new position has become available for a Warehouse Coordinator to join our team.

The principle responsibilities for this role are:

  • Ensure all goods delivered from overseas & locally are recorded and stored in correct locations
  • Inspect incoming shipments for damage or shortages and correspond with shipper / freight courier to rectify
  • Prepare materials for shipping by weighing, packaging, labelling, and preparing necessary shipping documentation, such as bills of lading, packing lists, and commercial invoices
  • Complete and maintain records and forms related to warehouse operations
  • Sort and place materials or items into their designated areas
  • Ensure items are stored in an orderly and accessible manner
  • Keep warehouse and the exterior yard clean
  • Perform or organize preventive maintenance on forklift
  • Ensure that workplace safety standards are observed and implemented
  • Operate warehouse equipment and vehicles, including a delivery truck, forklift or pallet jack
  • Ensure supplies, stock, materials, packages, and/or products are processed through the delivery and/or warehouse system efficiently and safely
  • Other duties as and when required.

Required skills and qualifications:

  • VCE or equivalent with a minimum 3 year's previous experience in a similar position in warehousing preferably in electronics manufacturing
  • Ability to use machinery for packing, wrapping, and crating materials
  • Current forklift license and ability to operate a forklift in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks without losing focus
  • Ability to perform work in a standing position for majority of an 8 hour shift (excluding breaks)
  • Ability to lift 15-18kg on a periodic basis throughout the shift
  • Positive team oriented attitude with willingness to learn and improve
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills as well as being well presented and fluent in English (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle high workloads and stress levels during peak periods

If you believe you are the perfect candidate for this position, please email your cover letter and resume to careers@coolon.com.au with subject title as 2017 Warehouse Coordinator.

Sales

Sales Account Manager

Posted 16th August 2017


Location:
Hallam, VIC, Australia

About the business and the role

Coolon LED Lighting is a leading Australian designer and manufacturer of LED lighting for industrial and architectural applications. The Coolon brand is recognized by global mining companies for its superior quality, and is backed by world-class R&D engineers who work with customers to create award-winning innovative solutions that redefine industry standards.

We are seeking a self-motivated, energetic, outspoken and highly driven Sales Professional to represent Coolon, Australia's most innovative industrial lighting brand, across regions of Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania. Fantastic growth opportunities, professional development, and vibrant career.

In this role, you will:

  • Liaise with key decision makers, establish relationships, buying cycles and requirements, create lighting sales proposals and close deals
  • Use your outstanding written and verbal skills, coupled with your strong confidence, to present Coolon LED products to potential customers
  • Build on your existing sales experience within the mining, electrical or industrial lighting sectors;
  • Draw on your electrical or technical background to engage regularly with electrical consultants, engineers and contractors
  • Travel extensively to various locations throughout Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania
  • Work largely autonomously but be backed by a highly skilled and experienced support team

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • 3-5 years of sales experience (electrical, lighting or mining preferred)
  • Degree in electrical engineering, lighting or similar
  • Proven track record of exceeding sales targets/KPIs
  • Friendly and professional demeanour
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Desire to go above and beyond to assist a customer

If this is you, we would love to hear from you.

Email your CV and cover letter to careers@coolon.com.au. Strictly no applications from job placement agencies.

Marketing

Marketing Specialist

Posted 28th July 2017


Location:
Hallam, VIC, Australia

About the business and the role

FLC Microdesign is a leading Australian designer and manufacturer of LED lighting for industrial and architectural applications, which are sold under the Coolon brand. The Coolon brand is recognized by global mining companies for its superior quality, and is backed by world-class R&D engineers who work with customers to create award-winning innovative solutions that redefine industry standards.

We are seeking a self-motivated, energetic and highly driven Marketing Specialist to drive marketing campaigns, analyse market opportunities and executive marketing strategies to promote Coolon’s goods globally.

In this role, you will:

  • Undertake market research to identify opportunities for new and existing products.
  • Develop and execute effective marketing strategies to assist with the promotion of products to target export markets in Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Canada.
  • Develop, coordinate and implement plans for promotion of goods into export markets.
  • Develop material for company websites and social media.
  • Analyse data to determine success of marketing campaigns.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Bachelor degree in marketing, business, commerce, economics or languages (with focus on international markets)
  • At least 1 year of experience working directly with customers (any industry)
  • Knowledge of English, Spanish, and ideally an Eastern European language (Russian, Czech, or other)
  • Ability to analyse and interpret economic and market data
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and flexibly (in terms of hours) and willingness to work across time zones
  • Friendly and professional demeanour
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills

If this is you, we would love to hear from you.

Email your CV and cover letter to careers@coolon.com.au.

Research and Design

Electronics Engineering Technologist

Posted 16th May 2017


Location:
Hallam, VIC, Australia

About the business and the role

FLC Microdesign is a leading Australian electronics engineering firm that provides R&D services to Coolon LED Lighting. FLC Microdesign offers an exciting opportunity for an exceptional and highly qualified professional to join a team of engineers from various disciplines to develop, test and release into production a range of products for LED Lighting, Automated Testing, Energy Management and Control Systems. This position requires a self-organised individual with strong technical and team-focused skills.

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Analyse and modify new and existing engineering technologies
  • Conduct studies to evaluate work methods and assess the work content through use of measurement techniques
  • Study material-handling methods and suggest or implement changes that reduce physical effort, increase safety and minimise handling costs
  • Modify established practices or apply newly developed electrical/electronic engineering practices to improve operating efficiencies of the company
  • Design and modify equipment and processes to optimise efficiency and use of resources
  • Provide maintenance to the test equipment
  • Educate equipment operators on the proper use of equipment
  • Assist with or produce routine maintenance schedules
  • Produce and submit proposals to management for upgrading equipment
  • Assist with developing tests for components and finished products to ensure they meet quality standards and operating requirements
  • Root Cause Analysis (RCA) of manufacturing test failure
  • Prepare descriptive and technical reports describing the approach, tools, techniques used to uncover causes of problems and recommend corrective actions

Qualifications needed

  • Bachelor degree or higher qualification in a technical discipline, such as electronics, electrical, mechanical or engineering technology with experience 2+ years
  • Excellent analytical, technical, problem-solving, research and teamwork skills
  • Proficiency in use of relevant electrical/electronic measuring and testing equipment
  • Understanding of automated manufacturing processes
  • Good computer skills, including MS Office