Maintenance Technician- Electrician
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    Melbourne, VIC

About the business

An exciting opportunity has risen at our Pearcedale farm for an experienced Maintenance Technician to join one of Australia's leading organic farmers and processors of fresh produce. Reporting to Production Manager, you will be responsible for the repairs and maintenance of all plant and equipment in our production facility.

About the role

The day to day tasks for this role will include but will not limited to the following responsibilities:

  • Responsible for conducting the daily maintenance tasks for the plant
  • Fault finding and general troubleshooting responsibilities
  • To ensure that the critical production targets are met
  • Responsible for the optimisation of equipment and involvement in organising the preventative and breakdown maintenance.
  • Responsible for assigning tasks to the team and supporting the team if required.

Skills and experience

Essential requirements for this role:

  • Trade qualified Maintenance Fitter or similar trade.
  • Qualified degree in electrical or similar trade
  • Minimum 5 years' experience of working on similar role
  • In hand experience of working on fixed plant and equipment in the fresh food industry
  • Flexible to attend emergency repairs on machinery and equipments
  • Providing preventative and reactive maintenance to plant and equipments in timely manner
  • High emphasis on safety and good understanding of OH&S requirements
  • PLC experience
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills,
  • Experience with mechanical & pneumatics systems
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literacy with Microsoft suite incl. spreadsheets
  • Disconnect/reconnect license desirable

As this company operates  6 days a week, some public holidays and overtime will be required. The working week is a 5 days week plus overtime when required.

If you are willing to aim high and able to demonstrate your technical expertise, then this could be the position for you. Only successful candidates will be contacted.


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POSTED ON 21 June 2019

Coolibah Herbs
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    Melbourne, VIC, 3000