Maintenance Electrician (Manufacturing)

Our client is a world leader in aluminium extrusion and runs a state of the art extrusion plant at Loganlea. Extruding profiles for the construction industry, the plant runs 24-5 and during busy times 24-6. Work is on a rotating 8hr shift with one Saturday per month to provide 24 hour coverage.

The permanent base hourly rate is $44hr with shift loading for shift and overtime paid for outside normal work hours.

As a member of the maintenance team you will:

  • Be responsible for preventative and breakdown maintenance. on a range of automated material handling systems, packaging, wrapping and labeling equipment. 
  • Be capable of fault finding, diagnosing and fixing plc systems maintaining them at optimum operating levels  (Allen Bradley and Siemens).
  • Assess and prioritise breakdown needs to maintain efficient production.
  • Work in a manner which has safety as a priority.
  • Work closely with, and assist other trades, doing whatever is needed to maintain the plant.
  • Maintain effective communication with factory staff and managers to ensure that reliability and safety issues are dealt with in an effective and timely manner.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will demonstrate:  

  • Current QLD Electrical Trade Certificate/Licence.
  • Previous experience in a fast paced automated manufacturing environment  within the food or pharmaceutical or steel industries.
  • Computer skills (including MS Office Suite, CMMS).
  • Excellent fault finding/ diagnostic skills.
  • Experience in PLC & VSD software and hardware Allen Bradley and Siemens.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • An understanding of WHS and demonstrated commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy environment.

This is a great opportunity with a stable, busy Australian manufacturing business. .


09/11/2020 $0 Brisbane 1 Trades & Services
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