Seeking Maintenance Fitter + all open roles in the pharmaceutical industry

Safe, Stable and Secure Company with an excellent reputation, Salary: $88,000 - $96,000 + 15% Loading + Super (Package - $110,814 - $120,888), Great management and team.


The purpose of the Maintenance Technician (Fitter) Mechanical is to repair, maintain and improve the reliability of the plant and equipment, ensuring production can produce the required products.


  • Ensures all maintenance tasks are executed using the appropriate safety standards and are compliant with policies, regulations and SOPs
  • Repair and maintain production equipment as efficiently as possible and to the required quality standards.
  • Ensure that all work is done according to the highest standards of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). For example, CAPAs filled out with all information, equipment cleaned prior to returning to production, approved procedures followed, follow up with completing all relevant documentation.
  • Attend breakdowns when requested by Production, or directed by the Supervisor
  • Create CMMS orders for every breakdown attended including details of the issues found, actions taken and parts used to resolve in line with the company's SOPs
  • Perform scheduled and condition based maintenance procedures as allocated by the Supervisor, recording details and results
  • Complete additional work orders allocated by the Supervisor along with allocated projects, recording details of the outcome and parts used.
  • Build, maintain and improve the quality of materials data (Stores/Asset Parts Lists)
  • Participate in the 5S program
  • Contribute suggestions for improvement


  • Trade Qualified Fitter who must be able to work afternoon shift permanently (3pm to 11.15pm)
  • At least two years experience in Pharmaceutical, Cosmetic, Food, Beverage, Chemical, Packaging or other FMCG industry is desirable along with relevant training and experience in GMP, Quality, OH&S, 5S, Lean Manufacturing
  • Experience with fault finding, root cause analysis, machine setup and installations is essential
  • Experience in CMMS, SAP, permits, isolations and change management systems highly desirable
  • Project installation work highly desirable
  • Hazardous area exposure (EEHA) desirable
  • Very good mechanical aptitude able to diagnose root cause within the expected time frames and identify machine deficiencies on the run
  • Ability to prioritise and organise work efficiently
  • Basic computer literacy SAP, CMMS experience is helpful
  • Basic numeracy simple arithmetic calculations
  • Good command of English able to read and interpret Standard Operating Procedures and enter data and comments into CMMS orders
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A good team player helps others, respects others, communicates well, works for the good of the team
  • Persistent able to persevere with challenging tasks and see them through to completion
  • Flexible to changing priorities
  • Focussed on quality and safety
  • Able to work with minimal supervision after a suitable period
  • A positive and proactive outlook
  • Willing to learn new equipment, techniques and processes
  • An absolute commitment to honesty
  • A high degree of ownership and responsibility
  • Physically fit


  • $88,000 - $96,000 + 15% Shift Loading + 9.5% Superannuation
  • Work close to home in a friendly and clean environment with supportive management
  • Stable and secure company who provides essential pharmaceutical products
  • Free parking
  • Uniform Provided


  • Car & Licence
  • PR or Australian Citizenship
  • Residence in close proximity to the South Eastern Suburbs

(Please note that due to the high volume of applicants we are receiving at the moment, we will only be contacting shortlisted applicants) 


Please find below other roles that are open with Good People HR:

GPHR Open Roles - Pharmaceutical Industry - South Eastern Suburbs - Apply now!


  • Customer Service Coordinator - Mulgrave - 6am to 1pm shift
  • Formulator / Compounder / Batch Mixer - Mulgrave - All Shifts
  • Maintenance Fitter - Braeside - Afternoon Shift 
  • Manufacturing Operator - Dandenong - Afternoon Shift  
  • Manufacturing Operator - South Eastern Suburbs 
  • Manufacturing Operator - South Eastern Suburbs 
  • Purchasing Officer (Packaging) - Braeside - Day Shift 
  • Formulator and Line Setter - North West Suburbs - All Shifts 
  • Night Shift Line Leader - South Eastern Suburbs 


  • Machine Cleaner - SE Suburbs - All Shifts
  • Wash bay Operator - SE Suburbs  - All Shifts 
  • Dispensary Operator - SE Suburbs  - All Shifts 
  • Line Setter / Machine Operator - SE Suburbs - All Shifts 
  • Production Operator - SE Suburbs - All Shifts 
  • Line Leader - SE Suburbs - All Shifts 
  • Future Supervisors - SE Suburbs - All Shifts 

If you have the above background for any of the listed jobs, hit the apply button now - we would love to hear from you!

(Please note that due to the high volume of applicants we are receiving at the moment, we will only be contacting shortlisted applicants)

16/11/2020 $0 Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs 1 Trades & Services
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