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Careers - Tumut - NSW

Shift Maintenance Fitter - MF0820

24 September 2020

Shift Maintenance Fitter - Tumut

12 hour rotating shifts/38 hour week

AKD is a forestry products company, growing and manufacturing sustainable quality timber products; used in everything from house framing through to garden beds and furniture. With 12 operations across Queensland, NSW and Victoria we have 1,000 plus strong team members and are passionate about what we do! AKD are proud of our diverse team culture, that supports individuals as exactly that, and encourages a ‘can do’ attitude.

We are currently seeking an experienced and trade qualified Shift Maintenance Fitter to join our team of over 30 qualified tradespeople to work across our Tumut Sawmill site.

This is a fulltime position and 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.

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 ‘MF0820’ to the below address.

Applications Close: Tuesday 13 October 2020

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.

Tumut - NSW


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