Fitter/Boilermaker

Work for the market leader in the tyre recycling industry, Competitive remuneration, Work close to home in a busy and varied role.

About Us

Tyrecycle is a highly successful end-of-life tyre recycling business, it is part of the highly regarded ResourceCo Group.  The ResourceCo Group are industry leaders in developing and implementing resource recovery solutions that promote a circular economy.

Tyrecycle recycles used tyres in a responsible manner, diverting them from landfill  to manufacture a range of products including; alternative fuels and raw materials used in the creation of recreational surfaces and roads infrastructure. We are committed to meeting customer demand through innovative commercial solutions. 

Our Somerton site is located a short distance north of the Melbourne CBD where we currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, trade qualified fitter/boilermaker or dual-qualified tradesperson - fitter/electrician - to join our maintenance team.    

The Role

Reporting to the Operations Manager, this role is responsible for assisting with the ongoing preventative, predicative and breakdown maintenance of the plant in a safe and efficient manner. To enable the  production to achieve budgeted productivity goals. 

A prerequisite for this position is Certificate III in Mechanical Engineering, only candidates with this qualification will be shortlisted

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Applicants should be able to demonstrate experience in;

  • Maintenance of industrial plant and equipment, for example, shredders, granulators, screening plant and equipment, bagging systems, conveyer maintenance
  • Gearbox removal, 
  • Bearing removal & refit
  • Fabrication chutes, ducting, pipework repairs
  • Welding (manual metal arc, MIG, TIG) of heavy duty structures
  • Oxy Cutting, mid heavy gauge steel
  • Interpreting Engineering drawings
  • Fault finding and diagnostic skills

Experience in the following areas would be an advantage:

  • Plasma cutting light medium steel
  • Crack preparation and repair
  • Forklift license 
  • EWP licence/ticket 
  • Confined Space ticket 
  • Experience in working with cranes including riggers ticket
  • First Aid certificate

It is envisaged that the candidate will be able to demonstrate a minimum of 3-5 years experience in a Manufacturing, Mining and or Recycling industry  environment(s).

The successful candidate will have obtained the following qualifications & licenses;

  • Cert 3 Mechanical Engineering

To be considered for this role, you must posses the ability to work autonomously and collaboratively, with a proven work ethic, a sense of initiative, be punctual, professional, safety conscious and possess solid time management principles. 

This position requires the ability to work flexible hours with some overtime, including potential weekend work, call-back.  Some interstate work may also be expected.

Please be aware that the successful candidate will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical and police check.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Agencies need not apply.  Thank you.

12/10/2020 $0 Northern Suburbs 1 Trades & Services
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