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Resident Mechanical Technician

Tullamarine, Australia

Reference: 5506877

About Daifuku

Daifuku is a multi-dimensional global company who have over 9,000 employees worldwide and specialise in material handling automation within both the aviation and logistic industries. We are the world's leading exponent on material handling solutions and are constantly striving for innovative solutions for our clients that cover industrial automation and sortation solutions. We have projects and operations globally and a current opportunity in Tullamarine working on our Cross Belt Sortation System.

About the Role

We are seeking an experienced Maintenance Technician to support and maintain an automated material handling system at our client's Logistics Centre, in Tullamarine, Victoria. In this role you will play an integral part in developing and maintaining our partnership with our client, along with being responsible for the maintenance of the automated sortation systems, undertaking preventative and corrective maintenance on all material handling equipment.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring all scheduled planned preventative maintenance (PPM) tasks are completed on time and in a professional manner
  • Ensuring all maintenance activities are logged and reported in accordance with the appropriate reporting procedure, both internal and external
  • Providing regular reports on system performance and service levels against KPI's
  • Supporting and assisting client operational staff and other Maintenance Technicians as required
  • Efficiently and effectively identifying and rectifying any faults
  • Being the main client interface on site and liaise regularly with the Daifuku Operations and Maintenance manager
  • Following all Daifuku and Client WHSE policies & procedures

About you:

You will have proven experience as a Maintenance Technician, holding a Mechanical Trade qualification. To succeed in this role, you will have a willingness and desire to drive a safe environment, whilst having a positive attitude and willingness to learn and develop with provided systems training.
Solid understanding of Materials Handling Systems is preferred, the ability to work autonomously and have a strong work ethic will set you aside from others.

You will also have:

  • Mechanical Trade Qualifications
  • Experience with Industrial drives - Nord and SEW desired
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years in the maintenance industry
  • Wiliness to learn and be trained to grow with the business
  • Experience with cross belt sorter preferred
  • Experience with Nord and SEW assemblies preferred but not essential
  • Experience with conveyor systems including trasnorm belts
  • Experience desirable in automated sortation systems
  • Understanding of Take 5's, JSA, Safety conversations
  • CMM's - Mex preferred
  • EWP high risk license preferred
  • Working at heights / Height Rescue training is preferred but training provided for successful candidate

Other information:

  • Full-time position
  • 40 hours
  • Ability to work rotational shift work
  • Willingness to work paid overtime
  • Pre-employment medical checks will be required
  • Applicants must be able to obtain an ASIC card
  • Full uniform will be provided
  • Training to be proved to successful candidate

Our Values:

  • Think Safe Act Safe Home Safe
  • Outstanding service and value to the customer (internal and external)
  • Respect & trust for each other
  • To look beyond the obvious - creativity, innovation and continuous improvement
  • Having Fun

We are committed to supporting a safe, diverse and inclusive culture where our contributions and differences are valued. We encourage our people to work collaboratively, demonstrating creativity and innovation (looking beyond the obvious) to deliver outstanding service to our customers.

We provide solutions that keep the world moving!


Applications Close: 18 Jun 2021