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Maintenance Fitter & Fabrication

Plant/Site:  JBS Scone Plant
Req Id:  11662
Date Posted:  12-Oct-2021

About the role:

Reporting to the Plant Engineer, an opportunity currently exists for a Fabricator / Fitter to ensure the availability, reliability and capability of plant assets in a beef processing operation. This position has the ability to become a full time afternoon shift position for the right candidate.



  • 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.
  • 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.