Careers - Colac and Irrewarra - Victoria
Shift Maintenance Fitter - SMF0421
13 April 2021
Shift Maintenance Fitter
AKD is a forestry products company, growing and manufacturing sustainable quality timber products. With operations across Queensland, NSW and Victoria we have 1,000 plus strong team members who are passionate about our business!
AKD is proud of our diverse culture, that supports empowered individuals, embraces teamwork, and encourages a simple action orientated ‘can do - make it happen’ attitude.
We are currently seeking an experienced and trade qualified Shift Maintenance Fitter to join our team of over 30 qualified tradesmen to work across our Colac and Irrewarra sites.
This position will play an integral role in the ongoing development of preventative & predictive maintenance and production efficiency. We offer job security and above award remuneration. Working in a state of the art workshop environment this position, and a great roster, allow for a good work/life balance. This is a fulltime position working across our Colac sites.
Preferred qualities and qualifications include:
- Completed trade certificate.
- Previous experience on heavy machinery; preferably in manufacturing/industrial background.
- Knowledge of Pneumatics / Hydraulics an advantage.
- Machining & Welding experience also an advantage.
- Sound knowledge and acceptance of OH&S Principles.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
The position will require 12 hour rotating shifts to be worked and a reasonable amount of overtime is applicable.
If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘SMF0421’ to the below addresses. For further information please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Michael Swanson (Recruitment Coordinator) for a confidential conversation on (03) 5231 9100.
Note: Applications close 28th April 2021.
Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, may be required.