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Maintenance Electrician Afternoon Shift

Plant/Site:  Chullora
Req Id:  11172
Date Posted:  03-Oct-2021


From humble beginnings as a butcher shop, Primo is now a household name on a journey to being a purposeful food brand. 

We hold market leading positions, across a house of brands, in multiple categories from Smallgoods to Cheese Snacking.  

We are truly local for local, dedicated to serving our Customers and Consumers without politics: strategy, production and execution starts and ends here, and we are not burdened by the overbearing processes and approvals that often constrain companies of our size.

And last but not least, we are building a culture to match the ambition and we are proud to be part of the JBS Group.

About the Role:

We are recruiting for a Maintenance Electrician that will be responsible for providing electrical maintenance support across the production plant, on afternoon shift.



  • Ensure maximum equipment uptime is achieved by completing effective and efficient mechanical preventative and breakdown maintenance.
  • Endorses excellent communication skills to manage day to day tasks, breakdowns, quality, safety issues and escalations to your supervisor
  • Ensure that all electrical work meets all company safety and housekeeping requirements and conforms to all relevant regulations.
  • Demonstrate high level problem solving skills to identify and troubleshoot faults to rectify problems such as breakdown causes
  • Be a proactive team member who shows initiative to build on cultural change improvements to create a stress-free environment


About you:

  • Electrical Trade Certificate (Electrical Fitter / Electrical Mechanic)
  • Ability to work overtime, as well as weekend work when required
  • Reliable, honest and proud of work completed and delivered
  • Ability to work in a team and autonomously
  • Enthusiastic, positive and passionate approach to work
  • Willingness to learn about new machinery (previous knowledge will be highly advantageous)
    • Thermoforming machines: MULTIVAC, TIROMAT, SEALPACK
    • Slicing machines: WEBER
  • Experience in fast paced manufacturing or FMCG will also be highly advantageous, but not required



Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Banking benefits with ANZ.
  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private
  • Onsite parking.


What next?

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