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Maintenance Fitter

Plant/Site:  JBS Bordertown Plant
Req Id:  11399
Date Posted:  24-Jun-2022

JBS Australia’s Southern Division, headquartered in Melbourne, has the largest multi-species processing facility in Australia, processing beef, sheep, and goats. JBS Southern processing facilities have access to all major international markets, providing our livestock suppliers with a range of markets and brand opportunities.

 

About the Role:

An exciting opportunity exists at our Bordertown Plant located in South Australia, east of Adelaide for a full time Maintenance Fitter.  This is a fabulous opportunity to join our dynamic, exciting organisation and enjoy the benefits and satisfaction in contributing to the continued growth and success of our business. This role will be responsible for providing maintenance across the plant where required, providing leadership & support across the maintenance team & the business to drive a culture of continuous improvement. Wages of $32.0160 p/hr plus potential for overtime. Wages is paid according to organisational EBA-Industrial Agreement. 

 

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • To ensure maximum equipment uptime is achieved by providing effective and efficient mechanical preventative and breakdown maintenance.
  • Engage in making, fitting or repairing mechanical machines, instruments or appliances.
  • Ensure that all mechanical work is carried out to meet the Company safety and housekeeping requirements and conforms to all relevant regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify faults with the ability to troubleshoot and rectify problems.
  • Other responsibilities that may come up, such as working on projects.

 

About you:

  • Mechanical trade qualifications and post-trade experience of a minimum of 2 years.
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team.
  • Experience in maintenance/repair in a fast paced manufacturing environment.
  • Effective and efficient fault finding and diagnostic skills.
  • A thorough understanding of maintenance work management practices.
  • Understanding of work planning and scheduling procedures.
  • Sound computer skills.
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Thorough understanding and knowledge of WHS regulations/procedures.
  • Confined Space and BA Competence highly desired.

 

Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private

 

 

What next?

If you’re passionate and want to be a part of the largest meat, pork and salmon manufacturer and producer in Australia, this opportunity may be for you. If you are self-motivated, this unique opportunity could be yours.  Apply now!