Electrical Engineer, Maintenance – FMCG (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Great Career Progression Opportunity With a Company Operating Across Many Growth Markets
  • High Profile Manufacturing Business in Regional Victoria
  • Competitive Salary and Supportive Work Environment



Our client is a well-known and highly respected Food Manufacturer. They are part of a global, diversified international group employing over 100,000 employees worldwide. With clarity on future direction and clearly defined values, our client is one of Australia’s and New Zealand’s largest food manufacturers.



Based in regional Victoria, this important role reports to the Reliability Manager. The Site Reliability team is responsible for ensuring that the site maintenance and reliability program is implemented timely and effectively for all site assets.

The Electrical Reliability Engineer is required to play a key role in implementing the program.

Some of the responsibilities associated with this role include:

  • Completing actions from the sites reliability asset improvement list.
  • Reviewing repeat failures by conducting RCA and FMEA.
  • Conducting PM studies on new and old equipment as required and implement PMs into CMMS.
  • Analysing asset and line performance and write performance reports as required.
  • Working closely with production and maintenance planners you will ensure improvement work is well communicated with both departments and work is effectively scheduled.
  • Train and develop Maintenance and Production teams as required on any new equipment installs, line improvements or any new asset care programs that need to be implemented.
  • Working closely with the capital team you will ensure any new projects have a PM program developed and a critical spare parts list developed prior to hand over to production.
  • Develop Process Specification, Tender preparation and evaluation, Equipment Testing and Commissioning.
  • Maintain the site maintenance and reliability manual.
  • Add any new maintenance and reliability process flow descriptions and mapping to ensure site manual remains live and current.
  • Complete any site Reliability KPI’s and reporting as required.
  • Work closely and collaboratively with maintenance trades and maintenance managers, project engineers and site planners in order to achieve sustainable reliability improvements.
  • Ensure any improvement projects have the justification to provide a net benefit to the business from both a cost and compliance perspective.
  • Continually exhibit a Maintenance Excellence attitude.



To be successful in your application you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering. Post Graduate or Masters qualifications will be highly regarded
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Electrical engineering preferably in the Plant Reliability space.
  • Excellent understanding of preventative maintenance concepts and techniques.
  • Ability to manage implementation of improvement projects
  • Knowledge of reliability engineering concepts RCA, FMEA, MTBF and implementation for performance and cost improvements.
  • Software skills: CMMS, Excel and Database packages.
  • Excellent Analytical skills to evaluate complex data.
  • Must be a good communicator with the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment to achieve best possible outcomes on reliability issues.



To have a confidential discussion about this role, please call our team on 03 9516 0100 during office hours, or after hours Peter on 0413 602 758; Helen on 0438 620 434. To apply, please click the “Apply Now” button below and send your resume with a covering letter addressing the above criteria to CS Executive Group.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive daily, we cannot contact all candidates. Please note, if you are not contacted within three weeks, you are not successful on this occasion.