The Company :
With manufacturing plants in Melbourne, Sydney and New Zealand, our client is a major manufacturer and supplier of organic and synthetic printing inks.
They have a large range of manufacturing machinery and equipment that needs to be maintained in top condition to ensure production is kept up at all times.
THE ROLE :
As a Maintenance Fitter, based in the Auburn manufacturing facility and reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor you will be responsible for inspecting, testing, repairing & maintaining machinery & equipment used in the manufacture of high quality printing inks.
Identifying faults and performing breakdown repairs to minimise downtime & micro-stops caused by production machinery & equipment
Assisting with significant projects and / or day to day operation of maintenance services on site
Ensuring that manufacturing systems are equipped to meet business needs
Providing daily reports in all maintenance activities performed, equipment stoppages and downtime
Providing advice on solutions to maintenance
YOU HAVE :
Trade qualifications in Mechanical Fitter / Maintenance Fitter.
An excellent mechanical aptitude.
Great fault finding abilities.
Previous experience servicing and maintaining production machinery.
Sound knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
A forklift licence.
An excellent knowledge of OH&S procedures and 5S systems.
An excellent wage package is on offer.
You must be either an Australian citizen or a holder of an Australian Permanent Residency Visa to be eligible to apply.