What is the opportunity?

Thomas Borthwick & Sons is recruiting for a full-time Electrician capable of working rotating Monday – Friday shifts and dedicated to completing electrical repairs and maintenance to applicable standards. As an Electrician, you will assist in the installation and commissioning of new equipment, proactively identify potential plant improvements, and oversee the development of preventative maintenance systems to maximize productivity.

Due to the lack of public transportation, a valid driver’s license and personal transportation are required.


What skills are we looking for?

  • Understanding of SCADA Systems.
  • Strong communication skills to effectively communicate with colleagues and supervisors.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Strong emphasis on planned preventative maintenance systems.
  • Able to perform tasks in a safe and timely manner.
  • Capable of task scheduling for timely repairs and maintenance


What experience are we looking for?

  • Minimum 1 year of experience as a tradesman.
  • QLD electrical work license.
  • Experience in an industrial maintenance environment.
  • Prior experience with PLCs, instrumentation, and control systems.
  • Experience in manufacturing/continuous operation, and preferably in the food manufacturing industry.


Why chose Thomas Borthwick & Sons?

  • Stable employment with a company that is a leader in the food production industry
  • All tools required for the role, including uniform and PPE, will be supplied
  • Discounted meat through our onsite butcher shop
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • We support your development by providing structured training and coaching.

Come for a career but stay for the lifestyle of living and working in a family friendly town that offers a real county experience and genuine hospitality.


Why wait – apply now!

Help our team bring the joy of eating to millions across the globe.

Pre-employment medical which includes drug and alcohol testing may be administered.

Career Opportunities


Experience in the Meat Industry? You may qualify for sponsorship.
Have an Australian Work Visa? Apply with any skill level – have your visa details ready.
Skill requirement: Please note, we are unable to sponsor without proven skills in the meat industry.

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