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Fitter - Tuesday to Saturday - Arvo Shift - $54.70ph (Tues-Fri) $82.05ph (Sat)

Remuneration: $130,201.635 Package including Super and Saturday rate.Seeking: Afternoon Shift Maintenance Fitter

Location: South Eastern Suburbs

Industry: Pharmaceutical

Experience level: 5 - 8 years

Afternoon Shift: 3 pm to 11 pm - Tuesday to Thursday (this is a straight afternoon shift, no rotating shifts)(Sunday + Monday day off)

Hourly Rate: Tuesday to Friday: $54.7055 Saturday: $82.0525

Essential, Safe, Stable and Secure Pharma Company with an excellent reputation

Great management and team - good job security and career progression

The company is an advocate for work-life balanceROLE OVERVIEW:

The purpose of the Maintenance Technician (Fitter) Mechanical is to repair, maintain and improve the reliability of the plant and equipment, ensuring production can produce the required products.


Ensures all maintenance tasks are executed using the appropriate safety standards and are compliant with policies, regulations and SOP’sRepair and maintain production equipment as efficiently as possible and to the required quality standards.

Ensure that all work is done according to the highest standards of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). For example, CAPA’s filled out with all information, equipment cleaned prior to returning to production, approved procedures followed, follow up with completing all relevant documentation.Attend breakdown’s when requested by Production, or directed by the Supervisor

Create CMMS orders for every breakdown attended including details of the issues found, actions taken and parts used to resolve in line with the company's SOP’sPerform scheduled and condition based maintenance procedures as allocated by the Supervisor, recording details and results

Complete additional work orders allocated by the Supervisor along with allocated projects, recording details of the outcome and parts used.Build, maintain and improve the quality of materials data (Stores/Asset Parts Lists)

Participate in the 5S programContribute suggestions for improvement


Trade Qualified Fitter who must be able to work day shift permanently (3am - 11pm)(Tuesday to Saturday)At least two years’ experience in Pharmaceutical, Cosmetic, Food, Beverage, Chemical, Packaging or other FMCG industry is desirable along with relevant training and experience in GMP, Quality, OH&S, 5S, Lean Manufacturing

Experience with fault finding, root cause analysis, machine setup and installations is essentialExperience in CMMS, SAP, permits, isolations and change management systems highly desirable

Project installation work highly desirableHazardous area exposure (EEHA) desirable

Very good mechanical aptitude – able to diagnose root cause within the expected time frames and identify machine deficiencies on the runAbility to prioritise and organise work efficiently

Basic computer literacy – SAP, CMMS experience is helpfulBasic numeracy – simple arithmetic calculations

Good command of English – able to read and interpret Standard Operating Procedures and enter data and comments into CMMS ordersExcellent attention to detail

A good team player – helps others, respects others, communicates well, works for the good of the teamPersistent – able to persevere with challenging tasks and see them through to completion

Flexible to changing prioritiesFocussed on quality and safety

Able to work with minimal supervision after a suitable periodA positive and proactive outlook

Willing to learn new equipment, techniques and processesAn absolute commitment to honesty

A high degree of ownership and responsibilityPhysically fit


$130,201.635 Package including Super and Saturday rate.Work close to home in a friendly and clean environment with supportive management

Stable and secure company who provides essential pharmaceutical productsFree parking

Uniform Provided


  • Car & Licence
  • PR or Australian Citizenship
  • Residence in close proximity to the South Eastern Suburbs

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume stating why you would be suitable for the role and email it to Kristine Tuazon at or click the apply now button to get started.

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