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Maintenance Electrician

Michael Page

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Permanent Full time Standard business hours
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Full job description
  • Monday to Friday fixed Afternoon shift
  • Well establish maintenance team with support and training

About Our Client

You will be joining a well-established manufacturing company that have a long history of producing a range of both metal and plastic packaging options for their customers.

You will be based at their Preston manufacturing plant in the Northern suburbs of Melbourne.

Job Description

As the Maintenance Electrician on the afternoon shift, your key responsibility is ensuring that all electrical breakdowns, preventative maintenance, and project work across the site are attended too You will work very closely with the Day shift electrician, fitters and other members of the maintenance, production, and management teams to ensure the site, equipment and machinery are maintained and operating correctly Some of your day-to-day tasks will include;

  • Attending break downs, fault finding and carrying out electrical repairs
  • Diagnostics of break down using PLC ladder logic
  • PLC fault finding and programming modifications
  • Carry out planned maintenance tasks as per schedule
  • Shut down work as required
  • Identifying any risks, or continuous improvement initiatives
  • Completing all paperwork, including any risk assessments, updating the CMMS system etc

The Successful Applicant

You are an experienced and maintenance electrician who is looking for a role close to home, that suit your hours and lifestyle, working for a company that value their staff, who will give you ongoing training and support, whilst encouraging you to step forward with your suggestions and improvement ideas.

You will also have:

  • Qualified Licensed Electrician with manufacturing experience
  • Extensive experience working on industrial machinery / equipment
  • Solid understanding of PLC's, fault-finding and ideally programming (Siemens, Allan Bradley and Omron PLC's on site)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A collaborative team player
  • Knowledge of VSD Drivers, SEW, Siemens, Lenze

Good understanding of relay logic equipment.

Being a manufacturing/packaging company, any relevant experience you have with packaging equipment, machines, special purpose automated machinery etc will be highly regarded.

What's on Offer

You will enjoy working in a manufacturing environment without the excessive hours or constant weekend work. If you have come from a FMCG background, this could be for you!

  • Full time permanent afternoon shift position
  • Stable business with long term staff
  • 8 x hour shifts with some overtime available
  • Work life balance
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Friendly, diverse, and inclusive team
  • Well established maintenance team
  • Based in Preston with on site parking
  • 38-hr week + super + overtime


Perks & benefits
Work - life balance
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Estimated range
$99k - $100k
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Job details
Date posted
21 Jun 2022
Electrical & Electronics Engineer
$99k ~ $100k
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Human resource
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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