RCL FOODS is seeking an experienced and trade tested Fitter to join the Engineering team at our Hammarsdale Processing Plant. The fitter would report to the Plant Engineer. The successful candidate would need to have excellent technical knowledge and be responsible for complying with all safety requirements.
Standard 10 (Grade 12) or NTC 2 (relevant trade). Trade test as a Fitter and Turner. 5 years relevant experience (post qualification). FMCG processing experience advantageous.
Ability to work independently and under pressure. Ability to co-ordinate projects. Prepared to work shifts, standby, call outs and overtime when required. Machining of parts with close tolerances using a Lathe and Milling machine. Ability to Argon weld stainless steel. Must have Code 08 license. Knowledge of meat processing equipment would be an advantage. Ability to communicate in English. Physically fit and able to work in cold conditions. Knowledge of an Electrode Boiler will be an advantage. Ability to work as part of a team.
Duties & Responsibilities
Service, repairs and maintenance of all mechanical equipment. Machining parts for mechanical and electrical equipment. Safety inspection and administration of OHS Act requirements. Research and development – upgrade equipment for improved performance reduction of maintenance cost. Planned maintenance program and Standby duties.