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Post Details
Posted By : Randstad

Start Date : Jan 11, 2019

Salary : $ $40 - $45 p.h.

Deadline : Feb 11, 2019
Role: Fitter

Location : Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Other Electrical
Job Description

This role is to attend to repairs and breakdowns as required. You would need to maintain a high level of safety whilst conducting repairs and overall efficiency needs to be maximised.

This role is a rotating afternoon/night shift role and would require some weekend work. It will be a temporary position for 6 months and then for the right person may lead into fulltime employment.


  • Responding to machinery breakdowns within the plant and implementing repair actions to minimise downtime, improve reliability and maximise overall efficiency
  • Execute preventative and routine maintenance procedures in a safe manner
  • Investigating machinery failures and making recommendations to increase production
  • Work planning and prioritising
  • Liaising with the production team to ensure machinery is fixed in a timely manner and to also planning maintenance in accordance with production requirements
  • Carrying out scheduled overhauls
  • Recalibrating instruments, oiling, cleaning and maintaining site equipment

Skills required

  • Mechanical or Electrical trade qualification
  • Industrial machinery experience and fault finding skills are essential
  • Ability to work in a timely manner and to deadlines
  • Proven skills in the areas of attention to detail, information processing and problem solving with the ability to multitask
  • Be able to work unsupervised and also as part of the site team responsible for all maintenance and continuous improvement of the plant
  • Strong commitment to Workplace Health & Safety


Background of maintaining site services in bulk materials handling, process control system, pneumatic control and conveying system would be a positive but not essential

Experience operating in a culture of 5S, TPM, LEAN/Six Sigma and CMMS would be favourable


Please forward resume to or apply as per below button. Should you have further queries please feel free to contact me on 03 9590 2254.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.