Galaxy Personnel currently has permanent full-time opportunities available for experienced Mechanical Fitters with proven experience within the Food Industry working with some of our industry leaders.  We have opportunities available on day or afternoon shift.

As part of the Maintenance team, these roles will require your proven experience in FMCG machinery maintenance and breakdown repairs. You will need good diagnostic skills to diagnose and repair machinery quickly, while ensuring Safety, Quality, and Food safety is always maintained. All roles are being offered on a permanent full-time basis and therefore you will be rewarded with an attractive salary, overtime payments, super and ongoing permanent work.


About you

With a variety of opportunities available, we are seeking candidates who have a keen to desire to make a change now and are committed to working within the food industry and grow and develop within their role, please note some roles have the potential for growth within the organisation for the right person.

Galaxy Personnel is a specialist provider of Fitters and Electricians across the Manufacturing sector. We currently have multiple roles available across Day/Afternoon and Night Shift with some of Melbourne’s leading household brands within the Food/Pharmaceutical/Packaging industries. These roles are based across the Melbourne metropolitan area and rural victoria.

Duties will include:

Preventative and Breakdown Maintenance
Proven background in an FMCG environment
TIG Welding an advantage
Installation and Project work opportunities available
Skills and Attributes:

Trade qualification in Mechanical Fitting
Welding MIG & TIG advantageous
Pneumatics and Hydraulics an advantage
Food/Pharma/Packaging background Industry background highly desirable.
Other opportunities available NON FOOD
We have numerous Labour Hire opportunities available including the following:

Maintenance Fitter – Dandenong AS -immed start
Electrician – Dandenong AS – immed start
Maintenance Fitter – East Subs DS – temp with view to perm
Maintenance Fitter – Dandenong DS/AS rotation immed start
Electrician Noble Park DS – PERM
Maintenance Fitters – Nth Melbourne DS – immed start
Maintenance Fitter – Reservoir DS – immed start
Maintenance Fitter – Moorabbin DS- immed start
Electrician – Bayswater AS -immed start with view to perm
Maintenance Fitters -DS/AS Bendigo PERM
Electrical Fitters – DS – Nth & East Subs immed start
Maintenance Fitter – DS – Lilydale immed start
Maintenance Fitter – NS & DS – Western subs immed start
We also have various roles available on a PERMANENT full-time basis, for Fitters and Electricians.

Attractive hourly rates of $56-$85 dependant on shift. Roles vary from short term labour hire to temp to perm. Labour Hire roles vary on duration based on the specific client site. Whether you are available 1 day a week or ongoing Labour Hire please do not hesitate to contact me. Please note these roles are for immediate start!!!

If your background fits the above criteria please CALL Galaxy NOW on 8720 7800 or email your resume via the APPLY NOW button below.

Please note that relevant screening checks will be conducted as part of the recruitment process. These may include a national criminal history check and for you to undergo pre-employment medical assessment including drug and alcohol screen..

Applicants MUST have full Australian working rights. Applicants who require and/or seeking sponsorship will not be considered.

We are seeking suitably qualified Maintenance Fitters or Electricians for one of our highly regarding iconic food brands, situated in beautiful North Central Victoria these roles will offer you the opportunity allowing you to embrace rural life or continue enjoying your current lifestyle.

Working with this leading household food brand, you will be working with a large maintenance team who are experienced to meet the demands of a 24 x 7 plant, with opportunities currently available on all shifts and for immediate start either on a labour hire basis, however our client is also interested in hearing from candidates that are interested in securing permanent ongoing wok. If you are considering a Tree change, this could be a great opportunity to explore what this opportunity would look like on a permanent basis.

You will be responsible for the following duties:

Preventative and Breakdown maintenance, strong troubleshooting capabilities
Installation and commissioning of new equipment
Machining and Welding capabilities highly desirable
A proven background in a team based roles
A commitment to safety
To ensure your success you will ideally have proven experience in a manufacturing environment within a maintenance capacity and hold a Certificate III or IV in Mechanical Engineering.

Whether you are interested in permanent or labour hire work your application will be considered for these roles. Please note only candidates who have full working rights in Australia will be considered.

Please submit your application via the APPLY NOW button below or for a confidential discussion please call Kathy on 03 8720 7800.

Galaxy Personnel currently has an opportunity available for an experienced Maintenance Fitter. The role would ideally suit a candidate who has worked in heavy industry and is conversant with machinery maintenance, the role will include but is not limited to the following:

Preventative and breakdown maintenance
Fault finding and troubleshooting
Machining capabilities
Pneumatics and Hydraulics
Ideally candidates will have come from a strong machinery maintenance background and are keen to secure permanent work.

This role is being offered on a permanent full-time basis. For further consideration please forward your resume via the apply now button now.

You must have the right to work and live in Australia for this role. You must be currently residing in Australia to be considered.

Maintenance Fitter. Fitter and Turner. Maintenance Technician.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50.00 – $60.00 per hour


8 hour shift
Day shift

Galaxy Personnel is a specialist Labour Hire provider to the Food, Pharmaceutical and Packaging industries.

We currently have a number of positions available on both a labour hire and permanent basis. As a skilled Maintenance Electrician your key role will be to attend breakdowns, general maintenance and therefore you will require strong fault finding and troubleshooting skills. We are also seeking interest from qualified Electricians who are seeking variety and interested in a role that provides exposure to various sites in a Service Technician capacity.

As a qualified A Grade Electrician your key responsibilities will include:

Experience covering shifts in a preventative and breakdown maintenance capacity within a busy manufacturing facility.
Proven experience in an FMCG environment
Process improvement of plant and equipment
Promote and adhere to Quality, OH&S, GMP and HACCP guidelines
Some mechanical experience will be an advantage
PLC & HMI experience also an advantage
These roles vary in tenure, therefore we are keen to receive applications from you whether you are considering short term or permanent opportunities.

It is essential that you hold an A Grade Electrical license, only applicants that hold this qualification will be considered.

Please forward your resume to Kathy at Galaxy Personnel, via the link provided below or call Galaxy on 8720 7800 for a confidential discussion.