Machine Maintenance Fitter


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Update day: 22-12-2021

Location: Rockhampton Queensland

Category: Export / Import


Job type: Full Time

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Machine Maintenance Fitter

Job no: 503039
Work type: Full Time
Location: Auckland

At Visy, our people make us stand out from the crowd. We’re always seeking solutions, opportunities and possibilities. We look for people who see what’s ahead and run towards it. These people are helping us to achieve our vision to become the global leader in sustainable packaging solutions. Together, we can create a better world.

The opportunity:

Visy Glass has a wealth of experience in crafting pure, sustainable and iconic glass packaging for many of the world’s best-known food and beverage brands. We are proud to provide high quality glass packaging for beer, wine, spirits, food, non-alcoholic beverages and dedicated to exceed our customers’ expectations and fuel consumers’ desire for glass.

There is an exciting opportunity for a skilled mechanical fitter to join Visy Glass Auckland operation located at Great South Road, Penrose on a permanent, full time basis. Reporting to the IS Repair Manager, your duties will include performing job changes and conversions, repair and refurbish machines, utilise SAP for data collection and analysis of maintenance information, mechanical installation during projects and shutdowns and complete planned and unplanned maintenance as directed. These activities will be carried out in a timely manner utilising the down time with minimum impact on costs and productivity.

This is a diverse and varied role where you will be working closely with the Maintenance Team, responsibilities of the role will include but will not be limited to:

  • trouble shooting, fault finding, machine inspections and attending to repairs and breakdowns to ensure the set-up and repair of machines to the requirement of production standards for the machines to run to its optimal speed and producing good quality ware.
  • maintain a high presence in the continuous improvement process through the cross functional teams to drive job change time down whilst maximising the outage opportunity.
  • ensure that all preventative maintenance is carried out as per planned schedule.
  • work unsupervised and to pay attention to detail when assigned a task.
  • maintain awareness and commitment to employment and legislative responsibilities in relation to safety, quality and the environment

This role works 40 hours per week with majority of time on day time. Given that the plant is a 24 / 7 operation, you may be required to attend the workplace on weekends and evenings if there an issue that needs your attention. You may be required for a call out roster which is on for a week every six weeks.

What you will bring to the team:

As our new maintenance fitter, you will have a Mechanical trade qualification, with demonstrated technical experience in general engineering maintenance. You’ll be familiar with working in a manufacturing environment (medium or a heavy industrial environment experience will be highly regarded). You’ll have an exceptional ability for fault finding and diagnostics, able to read and mark up engineering drawings, have strong written and verbal communication and value the safety of yourself and others above all else.

Ideally you will also have experience in SAP, Lean Manufacturing and rebuild but this is not mandatory. You will be comfortable working under tight time constraints and in a hot environment, also able to collaborate confidently and effectively within the team.

If this role interests you, please follow prompts to apply with an up-to-date CV or for a confidential conversation, feel free to contact Shavonne via email

When you join Visy, you’re joining a global leader dedicated to making serious progress in the sustainable packaging and recycling industries. We want to find solutions, make an impact and grow our business. If you can help us, you’ll fit right in. There’s never been a better time to join Visy!

You will be required to meet Visy’s employment criteria which will include a criminal history check and pre-employment medical (including drug & alcohol testing).

Visy is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

Please note that only applications with the right to live and work in New Zealand will be considered for this position.

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