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Mechanical Fitter/Toolmaker

Job no: 503208
Work type: Fixed Term Full Time
Location: Brisbane

At Visy, our people make us stand out from the crowd. We’re always seeking solutions, opportunities and possibilities. We look for people who see what’s ahead and run towards it. These people are helping us to achieve our vision to become the global leader in sustainable packaging solutions. Together, we can create a better world.

The opportunity:

Visy Glass has a wealth of experience in crafting pure, sustainable and iconic glass packaging for many of the world's best-known food and beverage brands. We are proud to provide high quality glass packaging for beer, wine, spirits, food, non-alcoholic beverages and dedicated to exceed our customers' expectations and fuel consumers' desire for glass.

We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Fitter / Toolmaker to join Visy Glass at our operation in South Brisbane on an initial 6 month fixed term contract. Working in the Mould Shop and reporting to the Mould Shop Manager, you will be responsible for repairing Glass Container moulding equipment to ensure Glass quality.

Responsibilities include:

  • A variety of bench fitting duties such as filing, welding, hand grinding and polishing as well as milling and lathe repairs on a number of interchangeable part for glass moulding machinery.
  • Work with a variety of hand tools, gauges and occasionally operating a CNC lath to machine glass bottle moulds as required.
  • You will also assist with job change activities in the plant.

This will be an initial 6 month contract with a view to extend or turn permanent

What you will bring to the team:

You will have a fitter/machinist/tool maker trade qualification and experience in bench fitting duties like grinding and polishing as well as milling and lathe operations in an industrial environment, preferably an Engineering or Toolmaking workshop.

You will hold safety and quality above all else, have sound written and verbal communication, be a strong team player and be able to work with minimal supervision.

Most importantly, you will hold the safety of yourself and your team above all else. 

When you join Visy, you’re joining a global leader dedicated to making serious progress in the sustainable packaging and recycling industries. We want to find solutions, make an impact and grow our business. If you can help us, you’ll fit right in. There’s never been a better time to join Visy!

Please contact Huy Nguyen on 0415 921 943 for a confidential discussion, or apply now. 

You will be required to meet Visy’s employment criteria which will include a criminal history check and pre-employment medical (including drug & alcohol testing).

Visy is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

Please note that only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.

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