Maintenance Fitter | Manufacturing

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Iplex AU
  • Location:Reservoir
  • Job Reference:IPP/10032374
  • Closing Date:31 Jan 2020


Iplex Pipelines – A member of the Fletcher Building group was established in Australia in 1938 and over the past eight decades has grown to become a recognised leader in the supply of pipeline products to the water and gas industries. 

Having merged with our sister company Rocla, together we are one of the largest Australian manufacturer and distributors of pipes, fittings and civil infrastructure solutions with a combined 176 years of experience in the industry.

The Opportunity
We’re looking for a site Fitter to join our team based in Reservoir in this permanent full-time position.

As a site Fitter you will be responsible for all the scheduled maintenance and breakdowns of all plant equipment. You will often be the first point of call in a breakdown situation and as such will require a positive ‘can do’ attitude.

What will help you succeed:
  • 3+ years’ experience working as a qualified fitter in a manufacturing environment (PVC pipe extrusion experience desirable)
  • The ability to work independently
  • Quick problem-solving skills 
  • Ability to troubleshoot and prioritise in a timely manner 
  • Intermediate computer skills (MEX experience desirable)
  • Availability to work day and evening rotating 12-hour shifts
  • Sound knowledge and application of workplace health and safety 

About the Rewards
  • As part of Iplex and the Fletcher Building Group you can expect:
  • Staff Discounts – health insurance, banking, optical, travel, technology, car rental and more!
  • FBuShare – a share scheme allowing you to feel ownership of the business in which you work Learning Academy – an award winning learning academy supporting your career development.
  • Employee Education Fund – a Private Trust Fund managed independently of Fletcher Building to provide funding for education and training to employees and their dependants.
  • FB Excellence Awards – recognising, celebrating and sharing the best achievements in leadership, innovation, performance excellence and customer service.

If you’re interested in joining Iplex Pipelines and The Fletcher Building Group, click the apply button now - Job Ref IPP/10032374