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Mechanical Fitter

Melbourne Airport, Australia

Reference: 6226607

Systems Technician - Mechanical Fitter

Be part of the team responsible for efficient operations and maintenance of the airport baggage handling system

As a Global Leader in material handling automation, Daifuku continues to experience rapid growth. We have an opportunity for a System Technician - Mechanical Fitter to be part of our crew of likewise trade professionals responsible for maintaining and conducting preventative maintenance on baggage handling equipment, systems and services at Melbourne Airport.

Working as part of a committed team, responsibilities will include

  • Ensuring the efficient operation and maintenance of the Baggage Handling System
  • Ensuring all faults and baggage jams are identified and rectified in a quick, professional, and safe manner
  • Ensuring maintenance tasks are carried out on schedule and that all work for maintenance and fault rectification is accurately recorded
  • Responsible for any documentation, records or checklists are filled in correctly, on-time and meet the required standards
  • Being alert to the safety of self and others and ensuring adherence to all policies and procedures
  • Liaising on a day-to-day basis with airport personnel, travelers and other persons in a courteous and professional manner

About you

You'll be looking to join a team that is invested in your success and your future. Your qualifications and experience will include

  • Qualification as a Mechanical Fitter is essential
  • Broad knowledge of Baggage Handling Systems and Passenger Boarding Bridges
  • Demonstrated skills in carrying out various electrical tasks, i.e. renewals, repairs and maintenance
  • Previous experience in working to various scheduled that include preventative maintenance.
  • Knowledge and skills in Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems is highly desirable.
  • Proven skills in ensuring documentation checks lists, and records are maintained and accurate
  • Ability to work a rotating shift including weekends and public holidays
  • A safety-first approach
  • Ability to obtain an ASIC security clearance and airside driver's license

About Us

You'll be joining a business with over 9,000 team members worldwide, delivering material handling automation solutions to our customers. We are proud of our reputation as specialists in the aviation and logistics sectors, where we are changing the game through technology and digital innovation.

Our Company Values

Our Core Values are essential to our business. It defines our culture and is what sets us apart.

  • Think Safe Act Safe Home Safe
  • Outstanding Service and Value to the Customer
  • Respect and Trust for Each Other
  • To Look Beyond the Obvious
  • Having fun

Is Daifuku Your future?

It is an exciting time to be a part of Daifuku. If you are looking for a positive development opportunity where you will be supported towards a rewarding career, we would love to hear from you.

Please note we aim to review applications as they are received - therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest opportunity.