Reliability Fitter – Berri

Date: 10-Nov-2021

Location: Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

Enrich Your Everyday

Accolade Wines is the world’s leading provider of New World premium, commercial and value wines. 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

To complete preventive maintenance task and checks to ensure reliability of the production lines is maintained above the required output. To be the principle lead on shift for all production lines breakdowns fault finding down to route cause. Once route cause is established apply a permanent fix where possible or a temporary fix when necessary and then take the lead following through corrective action until the permanent fix has been applied.  Help identify any process variations and understand why this happens and then identify possible corrective actions. To be a point of escalation for change overs to assist where appropriate and then fine adjust equipment to reach operational run rate in the shortest time possible.  Capture all completed maintenance within MMS (Mainpac) within a timely manner. Provide assistance when required in line activities i.e working through breaks during critical equipment breakdowns.

Your Key Accountabilities

  • Carry out maintenance work described on work sheets efficiently, recording time and material used.
  • Communicate openly with fellow workers when handing work over at shift change.
  • In the event of a breakdown respond as quickly as possible, then detail time and materials use in Mainpac.
  • To carry out duties as directed by the Maintenance manager.
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement processes.
  • To aid in Installation, maintenance and upgrading of plant and machinery.
  • Aid in Implementation of preventative maintenance programmes in the Packaging facility.
  • To carry production line equipment inspection, lubrication and adjustments where necessary.
  • Ensure the correct completion of Maintenance Request Forms and Job Sheets.
  • In the event of a breakdown or maintenance request, respond as quickly as possible, then detail time and materials used on a job sheet.  Should unscheduled overtime be worked (emergency only), complete overtime request form.
  • To diagnose problems, repair, overhaul, tune, maintain and test equipment used on site.
  • To manage stock in and out of the engineering store to ensure that material spend is with in assigned  budget

Other Accountabilities Include

Your Knowledge and Skills


  • Forklift Licence, EWP and Scissor Lift/Boom Lift Certification (Yellow Card).
  • TIG/MIG Welding.
  • Fluid Power, Pneumatics and Hydraulics.
  • Restricted Electrical Workers Licence (Electrical disconnect & reconnect competency).
  • Working @ heights

Essential Qualifications

  • Work experience in high speed packaging lines.
  • Work knowledge in FMCG/BRC/HACCP environment

Physical and Other Requirements

Formal qualifications as a mechanical tradesperson (i.e Fitter / Turner/ Boiler maker).

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