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Maintenance Fitter - Permanent & Casual Positions

Plant/Site:  JBS Riverina Plant
Req Id:  11309
Date Posted:  14-Nov-2021


About the Role:

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



  • 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:

  • Fitter and Turner 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 shift work including rotating roster, day and afternoon shift.


Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • 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 manufacturer and producer in Australia, this opportunity may be for you. Apply now!