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Electrician - Numurkah

Employment Type:  Permanent (Full Time)
Business Area:  Operations & Commercial
Division:  Operations
Location: 

Numurkah, Victoria, AU

A shared passion for our people.

Our people can be proud that, as a leading international agri-business, we provide an increasingly important service across the food and beverage supply chain.

About our team

GrainCorp connects more than 10,000 grain growers with local and international customers via Australia’s largest silo network, with a storage capacity of over 20 million tonnes, seven bulk port elevators and two specialty port terminals. Innovation, integration and partnership are the foundations on which we are growing into our second century with customers at the heart of all that we do.

About the role

Reporting to the Reliability Engineer, and based at our Nurmurkah site, this role will see you undertake electrical maintenance, repairs, validation, installation and breakdowns for electrical and instrumentation. This position will be on a rotating shift consisting of days and afternoons - however at times this may change. 
 

Other responsibilities will include;
 

•    Assist the Site Managers and Maintenance Supervisor in the planning of major maintenance tasks
•    Obtain a thorough understanding of oils processing technologies
•    Participate in programs for Hygiene, Pest Control, Risk Assessment, OH & S and training
•    Attend Tool Box meetings 
•    Actively participate and promote site safety and security
•    Actively participate in communication with the Maintenance Manager and Maintenance Supervisor daily 
•    An ability to work effectively and productively in a team environment 
•    Ensures adherence to all Australian electrical regulatory  and safety requirements 
•    Flexibility with working hours for emergency call out on nights, weekends, public holidays 

About your experience

To be successful in this position you will have the following;

•    The capacity to work independently and as a member of a work team 
•    A trade qualification as an Electrician
•    'A' Grade’ qualification
•    Proven experience post trade
•    Experience in fixed and mobile plant
•    Fault finding experience
•    PLC exposure/programming experience
•    Computer skills/be computer literate  
•    Strong problem solving skills
•    Strong communication skills
•    Food Safety / HACCP process experience
•    Ability to be flexible
 
In addition to providing proof of working rights and suitable professional referees, progressed candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical.

Do you share our passion for contributing to the success of a diverse, international team?

At GrainCorp, we value and respect the different perspectives and experiences our people bring to work each day. We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce – leading to a range of different thinking, perspectives and ideas that create the innovation we need to drive better business results. We aim to have a work environment where everyone feels included and everyone can realise their full potential.