Maintenance Fitter - Fyshwick

Posted on 08-Mar-2018
Application Close Date: 29-Mar-2018
Job Details
Engineering/ Maintenance
Position Type:
Full Time
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  • Bakery manufacturing site
  • Leading FMCG organisation
  • Permanent, full time opportunity


Goodman Fielder is a leading regional food company across Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. We have a portfolio of iconic and trusted brands that Australians have grown up with and put in their supermarket trolleys every week, including Helga's, Wonder White, Praise, White Wings, MeadowLea, and many more. Our vision is to be the leading and most innovative local food company, creating food that people love. 

We value our people at Goodman Fielder and recognise that our success depends on our ability to attract and retain talented people.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, you will be based at our Fyshwick bakery manufacturing site in Canberra. The Maintenance Fitter is responsible for providing high quality maintenance and repairs to equipment throughout the plant, with a strong emphasis on proactive / preventative maintenance, to achieve acceptable production levels and a high standard in engineering support.



  • Conduct preventative maintenance to plant and equipment within the facility
  • Conduct service and repair of mechanical plant and equipment within the facility 
  • Diagnose faults and carry out modifications to mechanical plant and equipment as required
  • Fabricate/Install new and reconditioned machinery
  • Maximise use of materials and resources to achieve high efficiencies to produce optimum equipment availabilities
  • Ensure compliance to HACCP & BRC and required Quality and Food Safety policies procedures
  • Strong customer focus
  • Weekend roster availability and some breakdown callouts will be required


Experience Required:

  • Mechanical Trade Certificate
  • FMCG manufacturing experience
  • Metal fabrication/welding experience
  • Strong computer and CMMS experience
  • Ability to fault find and resolve root causes
  • Height and confined space training desirable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business, with the scope to develop and grow your career. At Goodman Fielder, we aim to be an employer of choice in the food industry where we don't just offer jobs - we offer long term careers.

What are you waiting for? Apply now.