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Mechanical Engineer

Job no: 504399
Work type: Full Time
Location: Melbourne - North

At Visy, our people make us stand out from the crowd. We’re always seeking solutions, opportunities, and possibilities. We look for people who are forward thinkers and those who challenge themselves to think outside the box. 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:

Recycling is a big part of what we do at Visy. This is an opportunity to join the paper division of Visy and a team that is striving to improve the quality, efficiency, and sustainability of the paper making process.

We are continually driving hazard identification, elimination / reduction of risk, implementation and maintaining the systems and tools to identify and control safety & environmental risks.

We're proud of all the paper we produce, in particular our recycled paper. That's because, when we say it's recycled, we mean it! At Reservoir, our paper produced is 100% recycled.

The role:

Reporting to and working closely with the Reliability Manager and as part of the maintenance team, you will be tasked with conducting inspections and rounds, work order planning and assignment, shutdown planning and scheduling, preventative, corrective and breakdown maintenance.

Further to this, additional key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Directly support the operating units to achieve operational KPIs
  • Planning and scheduling maintenance works and shutdowns through CMMS (computer maintenance management system)
  • Investigate failures using Root Cause Analysis techniques, design and implement corrective and preventive solutions.
  • Initiate actions to improve quality and productivity using the Visy continuous improvement systems
  • Promote and adhere to the requirements of the Visy Quality Policy / Quality Management System and the requirements of the Visy OH&S and Environmental Policies
  • Responsible for 24/7 operations and able to participate with other engineers on an on-call roster

What you will bring to the team:

  • A Bachelor degree in Engineering, Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering
  • Excellent communication with strong analytical skills, a high level of initiative and the ability to work autonomously
  • Resilience with a proactive confident approach, enthusiasm, and an ability to work in a team environment.
  • A willingness and ability to learn and absorb information and take accountability for tasks
  • Industry experience within a heavy manufacturing or processing environment.


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 Peter Tran on 0417 968 709 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.


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