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Fitter and Turner

Trades and Services

Be a part of a company that’s been in the industry for over 50 years!

About this role:

Your core responsibilities in this role are to ensure plant equipment is kept in excellent operational order with great reliability achieved through well-tabled preventative maintenance and dealing efficiently and quickly with breakdowns while adhering to robust safety standards. As a Fitter and Turner, you will be responsible for maintaining and repairing various components, machinery, equipment, utilities and facilities ensuring their optimal functionality and performance.

In this role you will:

  • Inspect, diagnose, and troubleshoot mechanical and some electrical problems in various machines and equipment.
  • Repair or replace defective parts using hand and power tools, machining equipment, and welding equipment.
  • Install new machinery and equipment, ensuring proper alignment and calibration.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance activities to ensure optimal performance and longevity of machines and equipment.
  • Read and interpret technical diagrams, manuals, and blueprints to determine repair and maintenance procedures.
  • Adhere to safety procedures and guidelines while working on machines and equipment.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance and repair work performed.

To succeed in this role you need:

  • Fully Qualified Fitter Turner or Maintenance Engineer ideally with completion of a recognised apprenticeship.
  • Basic electrical knowledge is an advantage.
  • Knowledge in the operation of air compressors, mixers, filling machines, conveyors, tanks, pumps and motors.
  • Previous maintenance experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment that involves (liquid and powder) blending, mixing, filling, labelling, capping and batch coding equipment.
  • A working knowledge of NZ Health & Safety Standards

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Job listing published:
May 22, 2024

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