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Plant/Site:  JBS Brooklyn Plant
Req Id:  11651
Date Posted:  27-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:

We are recruiting for an Electrician that will be responsible for providing electrical maintenance support across the plant on night shift.


Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • 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


About you:

  • Electrical Trade Certificate (Electrical Fitter / Electrical Mechanic)
  • Ability to work overtime, as well as weekend work when required
  • Willingness to learn about new machinery (previous knowledge will be highly advantageous)
  • PLC and SCADA knowledge
  • Thermoforming machines: MULTIVAC, TIROMAT, SEALPACK
  • Slicing machines: WEBER
  • Night Shift Monday - Friday from 9.15pm – 5.15am
  • COVID Vaccinated


Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Full time permanent role and entitlements
  • Onsite canteen
  • Loading rates (25%) and shift allowances
  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private
  • Same worksite daily


What next?

If you’re passionate and want to be a part of the largest meat, pork and salmon producer in Australia, this opportunity may be for you. Apply now!


For enquires please email