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Mechanical Fitter

Harvey Industries Group Pty Ltd Harvey WA, Western Australia

2nd Year Visa Eligible

Job Description

About the Company

Situated in the South West of Western Australia, Harvey Beef is the state’s largest processor of high-quality beef for local and international markets, underpinned by an absolute commitment to workplace safety, growth, investment, customer service, quality and animal welfare.

The Opportunity

This is a permanent night shift position with shift penalties applied. Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, this role is for a trade qualified fitter with strong industry experience and a broad range of mechanical fitting based in the country town of Harvey, Western Australia. Our Maintenance and reliability team ensures the availability of plant and equipment to support the production/manufacturing function.

Key Responsibilities

- Troubleshooting equipment related process problems and equipment failures to determine cause and to investigate repairs.
- Drive ongoing and preventative maintenance programs.
- Record accurate data for analysis on equipment.
- Support Engineering and Production personnel on continuous improvements and monitor equipment in order to recommend process improvements.
- Testing of equipment and recording equipment data.
- Supervise TA’s and contract staff in line with company standards e.g. Health and Safety.
- Ensure that the workshop is maintained in a clean and safe condition.
- Ensure that the Team’s tools and equipment are maintained in a clean, complete and safe condition.
- Clean and lubricate assembled articles
- Manufacture, repair and fault-find hydraulic and pneumatic equipment
- Operate powered machines that may be manually, or computer controlled
- Erect machinery and equipment on site
- Inspect machinery regularly and make any adjustments or repairs needed by removing any worn or damaged parts to install replacements, by sending a damaged part to the machine shop for repair or by doing the repair work themselves.

Selection Criteria

- Mechanical Trade Certificate is Essential
- Experience with Hydraulic and pneumatics would be highly regarded
- Exposure to food processing systems, especially within the red meat Industry is advantageous
- Exposure to Vacuum Packaging equipment desirable
- Understanding of OHS practices and compliance and confined space requirements
- Stainless steel fabrication and installation

What’s in it for you:

Based in one of the fastest growing shires in Western Australia, 140kms south of Perth, Harvey offers a relaxed lifestyle in the heart of farmlands and close to beaches:

- Attractive salary and remuneration packages
- Opportunities for training and career growth
- Free onsite parking
- Convenient canteen facilities and close to town
- Access to Employee Assistance Program
- Staff Discounts

Our organisation is dynamic and offers a challenging, interesting, and rewarding career path providing staff with opportunities for professional development, training and career advancement.

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If you are a person with a positive, energetic outlook we look forward to hearing from you. Visa sponsorship to the right candidate may be considered.

Harvey Beef is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and all applications are confidential.

Postcode: 6220 (Harvey WA, Western Australia)

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  This job vacancy was been posted over 40 days ago, but is still active and currently accepting new applications.

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Harvey Industries Group Pty Ltd

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Established in 1919, Harvey Beef is the state’s largest processor of high-quality beef for local and international markets. This is a great opportunity for you to join an industry leading West Australian meat processing company. Based in Harvey Western Australia, Harvey Beef is Western Australia’s largest Beef Processor.

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