Reliability Electrician - Berri

Date: 10-Nov-2021

Location: Berri, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

Enrich Your Everyday

Accolade Wines is the world’s leading provider of New World premium, commercial and value wines – our Hardys brand is the most powerful Australian wine brand in the world! We sell our wines in over 100 countries and have more than 1,600 dedicated employees in Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Europe, Asia, North America and South Africa and … we make some of the world’s best known brands!

Role Details

You will ensure all bottling hall & warehouse machinery is correctly maintained in accordance with production requirements and the preventative maintenance plan.  This is to be achieved by completing tasks to schedule along with the required documentation and/or reports.

Your Key Accountabilities

  • Minimise possible future breakdowns through observation, consultation and the analysis of data and reports. Carry out maintenance and repairs to the machines with a zero breakdown attitude.
  • Assist production with training and technical support to ensure the setting up of bottling hall machinery correctly, efficient bottling processing and safe operation.
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement processes.
  • Maintain electrical process systems, i.e. PLC’s, SCADA, Automation networks and instrumentation to ensure effectiveness and availability.
  • Provide technical electrical information to Maintenance Team Leader for reports and KPI’s.
  • Resolve any electrical operational issues with the objective of maximising future uptime.
  • Ensure that all electrical work complies with relevant standards. Provide COC’s for completed electrical work. 
  • Provide technical assistance to other departments in relation to plant projects.
  • Review production setup and operational tuning practices to comply with performance expectations.
  • Carry out maintenance work as described on job sheets efficiently, recording work done, root cause, time and material used information accurately
  • Receive and investigate hazards and assist in safety risk assessments as required. 
  • Carry out audits of existing preventative maintenance tasks when schedule requires and recommend any changes or report any non-compliance.
  • To participate in rotating shifts and/or shift coverage as well as overtime and callouts as required.
  • To carry out other duties as directed by Packaging Maintenance Team Leader 

Other Accountabilities Include

Your Knowledge and Skills

  • Electrical Trade certificate
  • Programmable Logic Controllers and SCADA – fault finding and programming over various PLC platforms
  • Current Switchboard rescue and resuscitation competency
  • Minimum 3 years trade experience
  • Minimum 2 years continuous production plant experience
  • Mobile lifting equipment licences ie forklift, scissor lift or knuckle boom
  • South Australian Electrical Workers License (Unrestricted) 

Essential Qualifications

  • Previous experience in a FMCG or large winery would be preferred, but not essential.

Physical and Other Requirements

  • Electrical Trade certificate

Our Company Values

Accolade Wines will provide you with the ideal climate and a hand-picked rewards package for you to make a difference in our successful and growing business. At Accolade Wines, our name is our motto, so here's to you... and here's to your future.