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Maintenance Electrician

Plant/Site:  JBS Riverina Plant
Req Id:  11307
Date Posted:  07-May-2022

JBS Australia’s Northern Division operates five strategically-placed processing facilities as well as five feedlots across Queensland and New South Wales, with access to an extensive network of quality cattle.  Our network provides the ability to meet the specific demands of various market segments with an extensive range of grain-fed and pasture-fed products.


About the Role:

An exciting opportunity exists for a skilled full time Electrician at our Riverina Plant.  We are seeking a passionate, energetic individual who is committed to providing effective professional service. This is an excellent opportunity to join our dynamic, exciting organisation and enjoy the benefits and satisfaction of contributing to the continued growth and success of our business. This role is responsible for providing electrical maintenance across the plant where required.  Salary starts at $31.75 p/hr plus potential for overtime and is paid according to organisational EBA-Industrial Agreement.


Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Ensure the availability, reliability and capability of the plant assets
  • Monitor, follow up and address issues associated with the implementation and progress of planned and unplanned maintenance tasks
  • Continuous improvement of plant equipment and systems
  • Communication with management in relation to equipment and maintenance issues
  • Understand and implement quality control techniques
  • Proactive approach in the implementation of preventative maintenance
  • Be actively involved with inspections of equipment undergoing rebuild or repair


About you:

  • An electrical trade qualification is essential
  • Two (2) years’ min. experience in maintenance/repair in a fast paced manufacturing environment would be a strong advantage
  • A thorough understanding of maintenance work management practices
  • Understanding of work planning and scheduling procedures
  • Able to demonstrate integrity and a professional work attitude
  • Highly developed time management and multi-tasking skills
  • 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!


Any queries regarding this opportunity, you can email jobs@jbssa.com.au