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Shift Maintenance Fitter
10 December 2018
Shift Maintenance Fitter - Tumut
12 hour rotating shifts/38 hour week
AKD Softwoods is a successful vertically integrated forestry products company, growing and manufacturing quality timber products. With the business currently undergoing exciting growth and with recent acquisitions; AKD Softwoods is now a national business employing over 1000+ people and is recognised for being growth orientated progressive company deploying the latest technologies.
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 Tumut Sawmill site.
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 based out of our main site of Tumut.
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 are results orientated and believe you hold the commitment, energy and the motivation to make a difference, please email or mail your resume and cover letter using the reference code 'MF1018' to the below address.
Applications Close: Friday 21 December 2018.
Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, may be required.