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Manufacturing
Highbury, WA
Posted 2 weeks ago

Qualified Mechanical Fitter Or Boilermaker

Johnson’s is a family owned business , established in 1923 which specialises  in the production of livestock feed for both the domestic and export markets. We are based in Kapunda, South Australia with production facilities in South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Supportive work environment with a healthy work life balance

Qualifications

  • Trade qualification as a Maintenance Fitter or Boilermaker
  • Proven experience in industrial maintenance
  • Proficient in welding and fabrication techniques
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Commitment to Workplace Safety

Overall Knowledge and Skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes and maintenance data
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Fault diagnostic skills
  • Mechanical hand skills and knowledge
  • Experience working in a similar role in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of hydraulic systems or hydraulic qualifications also an advantage

Contact information

For more job information please call Human Resources on (08) 8566 2204

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Manufacturing
Dooen, Victoria
Posted 3 months ago

Job Title:           Grower Liaison/ Procurement Officer

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:             Dooen, VIC

Position Type:   Full-Time

Are you passionate about agriculture and fostering strong relationships with growers?

Johnson’s is a well-respected agricultural livestock feed production company that boasts a 100-year-old legacy. The Company spans over three states with it’s Head Office situated in Kapunda, SA and others located both in Dooen, VIC and Highbury, WA. 

Johnson’s is committed to delivering high-quality products and maintaining a standard of excellence and due to recent growth, are now seeking a dynamic, committed and motivated individual to join our team as a Grower Liaison / Procurement Officer. This role presents an exciting opportunity to contribute to the success of our agricultural operations while working closely with growers in the region.

Key Responsibilities

  • Cultivate and maintain positive relationships with growers, acting as the primary point of contact for procurement and operational inquiries
  • Work closely with internal teams to ensure seamless coordination between growers, production and distribution
  • Undertake grading and purchase of hay and straw to meet export customer requirements
  • Ensure all hay purchased is tested and traceable to meet export legislative requirements
  • Coordinate procurement activities, including negotiating contracts, managing inventory levels, and ensuring timely delivery of goods and services; and
  • Provide regular reports and updates on procurement activities, market conditions and grower relationships to management.

Position Requirements

  • Passion to work in a rural environment
  • Proven experience in agricultural procurement, grower relations or a related field
  • Strong understanding of agricultural production processes
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with growers and internal stakeholders
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills and the ability to effectively manage contracts and procurement agreements
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to interpret market data and make data-driven procurement decisions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and experience with procurement software is preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel to meet with growers and suppliers as needed; and
  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Agribusiness or related field would be advantageous.

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience
  • Fully maintained company vehicle
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement
  • A collaborative and supportive team environment; and
  • The chance to contribute to the success and growth of a leading agricultural feed production company.

As a Grower Liaison / Procurement Officer, you will have the opportunity to work with a passionate team of professionals dedicated to supporting growers and advancing the agricultural industry. Our employees are empowered to make meaningful contributions to our mission of driving agricultural innovation and sustainability and we pride ourselves on being able to demonstrate longstanding family values with a demonstrated culture of respect and trust.

If you are enthusiastic about agriculture, possess strong interpersonal skills, and thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity with Johnsons. Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role to [email protected]

Applications close by Thursday 28 March 2024.

For further information, please call Heubner Tony on 0447 722 669.

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Manufacturing
Dooen, Victoria
Posted 5 months ago

Job Title:             Maintenance Trades Assistant

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:             Dooen, VIC

Position Type:   Full-Time

About Us:            JT Johnson & Sons is a leading livestock feed production company dedicated to delivering high-quality and nutritionally balanced feed solutions for the agricultural industry. With a rich history spanning 100 years, Johnsons plays a crucial role in supporting the health and productivity of livestock across the world.

Job Overview:   We are seeking a skilled and experienced Maintenance Trades Assistant to join our dynamic team in Dooen, Victoria.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance, repair and installation of mechanical equipment within our feed production facility.  This is a full-time position that offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the efficiency and reliability of our production processes.

Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in equipment maintenance
  2. Support the maintenance team
  3. Adhere to safety protocols
  4. Accurate record keeping

Qualifications:

  1. Previous experience in a maintenance or trades assistant role is advantageous
  2. Basic knowledge of machinery and equipment maintenance
  3. Strong commitment to safety protocols and procedures
  4. Collaborate with maintenance team to ensure efficiency of operations

Overall Knowledge and Skills:

  1. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  2. Preventative maintenance experience
  3. Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  4. Mechanical hand skills and knowledge
  5. Willingness to learn and adapt to new challenges
  6. Some understanding of manufacturing processes

Benefits:

  1. Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  2. Opportunities for professional development and training
  3. Collaborative and supportive work environment
  4. Supportive work environment with a healthy work life balance

JT Johnsons & Sons is an equal opportunity employer.

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Manufacturing
Dooen, Victoria
Posted 5 months ago

Job Title:             Mechanical Fitter

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:             Dooen, VIC

Position Type:   Full-Time

About Us:            JT Johnson & Sons is a leading livestock feed production company dedicated to delivering high-quality and nutritionally balanced feed solutions for the agricultural industry.

                                With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we play a crucial role in supporting the health and productivity of livestock across the world.

Job Overview:   We are seeking a skilled and experienced Mechanical Fitter to join our dynamic team in Dooen, Victoria.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance, repair and installation of mechanical equipment within our feed production facility.  This is a full-time position that offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the efficiency and reliability of our production processes.

Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct routine maintenance and inspections of mechanical equipment to ensure optimal performance
  2. Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical issues, implementing timely and effective repairs
  3. Collaborate with the production team to minimize downtime and improve overall equipment reliability
  4. Install, assemble and test new machinery and equipment as needed
  5. Work closely with other maintenance professionals to coordinate repairs and upgrades
  6. Keep accurate records of maintenance activities, equipment condition and repairs performed
  7. Adhere to safety protocols and regulations, promoting a culture of safety within the workplace

Qualifications:

  1. Proven experience as a Mechanical Fitter in an industrial setting, preferably within the manufacturing or food production industry
  2. Trade qualification in Mechanical Fitting or a related field
  3. Strong knowledge of mechanical systems and industrial machinery
  4. Ability to interpret technical drawings and manuals
  5. Proficient in using hand and power tools
  6. Excellent problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to maintenance
  7. Willingness to work flexible hours

Overall Knowledge and Skills:

  1. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  2. Preventative maintenance experience
  3. Fault diagnostic skills
  4. Mechanical hand skills and knowledge
  5. Understanding of manufacturing processes and maintenance data

Benefits:

  1. Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  2. Opportunities for professional development and training
  3. Collaborative and supportive work environment
  4. Supportive work environment with a healthy work life balance

JT Johnsons & Sons is an equal opportunity employer.

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