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Maintenance Technician (Fitter), McCormick Foods Australia

Palmwoods Qld, Australia


  • Access to free physio, massage and local pool
  • Annual pay reviews and bonus programs
  • Regular on-site employee engagement activities including food vans, coffee vans and BBQs


In this role, you will have proven experience working in a manufacturing environment preferably with FMCG



We are a company who puts people first - people who take what they do seriously, but not themselves!  We strive for excellence, have a great attitude, care for the safety of each other and our consumers.  Our passion for Flavour is brought to life through our consumer brands Gourmet Garden, Keens, Aeroplane Jelly, French's, Frank's RedHot and Cholula just to name a few, our people have what it takes to build Australia's leading flavour company!


Our benefits include;

  • Flexible working conditions
  • Novated Lease / Salary Sacrifice options available
  • Access to free Massage, Physio and the local pool
  • Free fruit & yogurt provided on-site each Wednesday
  • Free on-site car parking
  • Annual pay reviews and bonus program in place
  • Paid service recognition and rewards
  • Career development and growth opportunities both within Australia and Globally

plus many more benefits 


The Role

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, working closely with the maintenance planner, the working week will consist of Monday to Friday with the requirement to have flexibility to work on day and afternoon shift with the request to work Saturdays. You will be responsible to perform preventive maintenance, breakdown, and repairs. Ideally you have worked in a FMCG environment and willing to grow your skills and have high energy and enthusiasm to grow with the company as it expands. In this role you will have opportunities to lead and be a part of process improvement projects to help achieve business KPI's.


About You

To be successful in this role, you will have proven experience working in a manufacturing environment preferably within FMCG and you will have experience in;

  • S/S Welding
  • Pneumatics
  • Pumps, gearboxes and motors
  • high speed packaging machinery, and have;
  • A high level of problem solving and fault-finding skills
  • The ability to work unsupervised
  • Exposure to lean manufacturing principles



How to Apply

If you believe you are the right candidate for this position, please apply with a CV and cover letter by Friday, 7th April 2023.


Our ambitions are bold. If you are a change-maker with a passion for flavour and an appetite for a good challenge, come have a seat at our table. Your application will be treated in strict confidence. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. If you are a qualified applicant, you will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.