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Date: Nov 18, 2017

Location: Bendigo, VI, AU

Company: MSD

Requisition ID: PRO016040

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us. 

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

MSD has an opportunity for a Maintenance Fitter to join our award winning Animal Health Site in Bendigo who was inducted into the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame – for Medical Technology & Pharmaceuticals Award 2016.
As a Maintenance Fitter you will contribute to the ongoing success of our Vaccine Manufacturing operation, duties will include:

  • Executing preventative maintenance, calibration and recertification program tasks including;
  • Preventative maintenance on vial and bottle filling machines, automatic labelers, autoclaves and fermenters
  • Calibration of thermometers, pressure gauges, magnahelic gauges and other specialty instruments
  • Contractor management including; inductions, supervision and issuing high risk work permits.
  • Implement facility and equipment continuous improvement and corrective actions
  • Respond to Equipment Breakdowns and Remote Alarms
  • Ongoing Professional Development and Routine Training


To be successful you will have previous experience working as a Maintenance Fitter within a FMCG or Pharmaceutical manufacturing environment. 

In addition you will demonstrate the ability to:
  • Provide First Line troubleshooting for maintenance issues related issues including equipment and machinery operation.
  • Respond to identified Equipment breakdowns as a priority.
  • Maintain and ensure compliance to local procedures and policies
  • Apply continuous improvements to existing equipment and systems
  • Model Safe by Choice and Inclusive behaviors 
  • Participate in company sponsored training and events

Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.

MSD Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals through science. We offer veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments the widest range of veterinary pharmaceuticals, parasiticides, vaccines and health management solutions.

We work together to save and improve lives. Join us.

MSD is an equal opportunity employer - proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

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