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Electrician Day Shift

Plant/Site:  Chullora
Req Id:  11171
Date Posted:  03-Oct-2021

Primo Smallgoods has a highly recognisable portfolio of products including bacon, ham, salami, continentals, cooked and fresh sausages, as well as fresh pork, and is the leading smallgoods player across both the retail and food-service channels, with a growing export business. Primo is unique for owning and operating manufacturing plants, packing facilities and distribution warehouses, allowing us to maintain the highest level of quality control in the industry.

About the Role:

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