Electrical Maintenance Tradesperson

Job title : Electrical Maintenance Tradesperson
Location : Elizabeth
Job type : Permanent
Salary : Negotiable
Reference : BBBH13060_1604956267

The Role:

Fuse Recruitment are seeking a team oriented, experienced Industrial Electrician, with a can do attitude and a passion for continuous improvement to join our client's organisation and play a key part within their dynamic Maintenance Team.

The Company:

Our client is a well established industry-leading performance packaging company with a global footprint. Their value-added performance packaging solutions and processing capabilities brings to their customers the ability to provide products to a wide range of global markets in a natural, safe, economic, and sustainable way.
They are able to offer employees an opportunity to develop an autonomous and fulfilling career. The family-oriented culture allows for high visibility and interdepartmental connectedness.

About you:

The successful candidate will be required to work afternoon shift between the hours of 3.30pm - 12pm Monday to Thursday and 2.30pm to 11pm Fridays. Overtime and out of hours work may be required. Working in a fast paced dynamic manufacturing environment, the successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to work autonomously whilst adhering to strict safety requirements.

Key functions:

  • Maintain all site equipment to a high standard.
  • Carry out preventative maintenance on plant and equipment.
  • Identify continuous Improvement within the plant and assist to improve processes.
  • Assist and implement new process and equipment as required to meet the needs of the business.
  • Sound knowledge of drive and PLC systems including some programming.
  • Be able to fault find machines with PLCs, VSDs and electronic controls.
  • Read circuit diagrams and carry out work to the drawing either by installing or fault finding and repairs.
  • Follow and implement safe working practices.
  • Carry out clean work practices to a showroom standard.
  • Ideally have exposure to working within a food grade manufacturing environment.
  • Keep detailed records of work in the maintenance system.
  • Work to assist other trades, Engineers, contractors and production when required.

It is essential that the successful candidate have:

  • Unrestricted electrical licence
  • Drivers licence
  • A history of machine maintenance, problem solving and installation
  • Exposure to Industrial Automation, robotics and artificial intelligence (Including Industry 4.0)
  • The ability to pass a full medical and D&A testing


  • Scissor lift licence
  • Forklift licence
  • Rescue and Resuscitation training (CPR)

How to apply:

Please submit your resume in word format along with 3 references.
For any questions, please call Kerri on 08 8104 0747 during business hours.