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Maintenance Fitter

Plant/Site:  JBS Longford Plant
Req Id:  13273
Date Posted:  21 Mar 2024

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, a full-time opportunity currently exists for a Skilled Mechanical Fitter to ensure the availability, reliability and capability of plant assets in a beef processing operation. 

Well trained, motivated employees are the key to our success. JBS understands that employment is a partnership. We are committed to offering a positive work environment, continuous learning and appropriately rewarding the people who make our company a success. We expect your best. In return, you choose how far you’ll go with JBS.

 

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.
  • Providing mechanical support to day shift and afternoon shift as required.
  • 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.
  • Ability to work afternoon and day shifts Monday-Friday, overtime maybe required (including weekends).

 

Benefits Include:  

  • Discounted meat products
  • 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.

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