Maintenance Fitter

Maintenance Fitter


Job Position: Maintenance Fitter

Company: Asahi Beverages

Expected salary:

Location: Hobart, TAS

Maintenance Fitter Job Details:


Your Impact

Take advantage of this opportunity to be a part of the team at Carlton & United’s iconic Cascade Brewery. With a rich and varied history, we are Australia’s oldest brewery, and we’re proud of our remarkable legacy. Since 1832, we’ve been crafting exceptional beverages that bring joy to everyday moments.

As a Fitter with Asahi Beverages, your primary responsibility will be ensuring reliability and conducting mechanical maintenance throughout the facility. You’ll play a vital role in maintaining the machines that enable us to deliver the beloved products our consumers enjoy. This is an excellent opportunity for you to apply your expertise and skills in a role that you can truly be passionate about.

Please note: This will initially be a fixed-term day shift role for 24 months.

The Perks

32 RDOs Per Year:

Dive into a game-changing work rhythm with a solid 32 Rostered Days Off each year. It’s not just time off; it’s your chance to recharge and own your schedule.

Monthly Product:

Enjoy a dedicated monthly allowance to splurge on your favourite Asahi products.

Supplied Work Gear & Tools:

Leave the gear worries behind. We’ve got your back with all the essential work gear, so you can focus on the job without sweating the small stuff.

Bonus Structure:

Earn what you deserve. Be rewarded for your hard graft with a paycheck that reflects your effort and skill.

Monday to Friday Day Shift:

Say goodbye to unpredictable hours. Embrace a Monday to Friday day shift role, a routine that respects your time and keeps you on the tools when it matters. Any out of hours work is split amongst the wider maintenance team.

Additional benefits:

  • Staff discounts on products for yourself and your family/friends
  • Free on-site parking
  • Discounted BUPA health insurance
  • Generous leave policies

Key responsibilities

  • Ensuring that the plant and all machinery/equipment is working to 100% to maximise throughput and efficiency.
  • Diligently conducting planned maintenance inspections and successfully completing preventative maintenance activities.
  • Recommending enhancements to optimise maintenance processes through a continuous improvement mindset.
  • Effectively guiding and collaborating with others as needed to optimise resource utilisation and minimise any potential losses caused by downtime.
  • Support of the day-to-day production team to achieve performance targets by leveraging your expertise and experience to swiftly identify and rectify faults, even under demanding circumstances.
  • Engage in problem-solving activities, utilising tools such as the 5 WHYs technique, to effectively identify and eliminate root causes when issues arise.
  • Maintaining effective communication channels with colleagues and management, utilising both verbal and written means such as telephone and email.
  • Collaborating closely with the maintenance manager and maintenance planners to proactively address and resolve safety-related issues and risks concerning the plant and equipment, while also ensuring comprehensive documentation.
  • Maintaining a safe work environment for yourself and your colleagues, including the use of correct PPE, conducting pre-task risk assessments, and ensuring accurate reporting of safety incident/injuries.

About You

  • You are a trade qualified fitter.
  • You have demonstrated your ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, preferably within the FMCG sector (experience in food/beverage industry is highly valued).
  • Stainless steel tig-welding experience highly regarded.
  • You have a strong commitment to safety, ensuring the well-being of both yourself, and your team by adhering to processes and guidelines.
  • You possess meticulous attention to detail and a focus on maintaining high quality standards.
  • You have a problem-solving mindset, capable of making decisions and thinking creatively to offer innovative solutions.
  • You have a track record of being adaptable and flexible, able to embrace change and work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

About Us

Asahi Beverages is one of the leading beverage companies in Australia and New Zealand with a rich and varied history. Comprising some of Australia and New Zealand’s most loved brands, the company’s Regional Hub is based in Melbourne with three Business Divisions – Asahi Lifestyle Beverages (formerly Schweppes Australia) and Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) in Australia, and Asahi Beverages NZ in New Zealand. There’s always a great deal going on and opportunities abound for those ready to take them!

Advertised: 14 Dec 2023 Tasmania Daylight Time
Applications close: 14 Jan 2024 Tasmania Daylight Time

How to Apply?

If you believe you’re a great fit for the role of Maintenance Fitter Apply Now!

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