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Facilities Manager

Lineage Logistics

Lineage Logistics

Posted on Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Lineage is the world's largest temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, with a global network of over 400 facilities, spanning 25 countries across North & South America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Working a Lineage is not just a job - it's an opportunity to innovate and put your mark on how food moves from the farm to dinner tables around the world. As a member of the Lineage team, you are a critical link in the food supply chain.

The Asia-Pacific region currently includes Australia, New Zealand, Vietnam, Sri Lanka and Singapore employing nearly 3000 team members.

As we continue our transformation and growth journey, we are now looking to appoint a Facilities Manager for our Laverton facility in Melbourne.

Reporting to the Regional Maintenance Manager, the primary focus of your role will be to monitor, service and maintain building, plant and engineering equipment to meet legal & compliance requirements as well as health & safety standards.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Reporting all major faults, incidents, hazards and near misses.

  • Adhering to and working in accordance with Company Risk Management and OH&S manuals.

  • Diagnosis and root cause analysis of faults and breakdowns.

  • Undertaking repairs or component replacements as required.

  • Ensuring any plant or equipment impairments are logged if results in more than 24-hour isolation.

  • Maintaining operational requirements - MHE, racking, docks, refrigeration plant temperature monitoring and logs, buildings and grounds.

  • Complying with all reporting requirements including weekly work reports, monthly water and electricity readings.

  • Ensuring preventative maintenances are scheduled and documented using the MEX software system.

  • Support a small team of Mechanical Electrical Trades and Trades Assistants.

To be successful, you will ideally have:

  • Experience in a similar role and industry.

  • Qualifications in either trade, safety or engineering or equivalent technical experience.

  • Experience supporting a small team.

  • Strong safety and customer service track record.

  • Experience with MEX (Maintenance Management Software) or similar systems/applications.

  • Strong understanding and implementation of safety procedures, product safety, quality and legality issues.

  • A current and valid driver's licence.

Why is this opportunity exciting?

As a values-based business, we are proud to offer you a respectful work environment built around trust, collaboration and support. This means we will do everything in our power to set you up for long-term success.

In addition, this particular role will afford you with the opportunity to make a positive impact on our team ensuring we remain a great place to work.

You will also work as part of a national team with a great depth of experience, so you can look forward to learning from the best in the industry and further developing your coaching skills.

Why Lineage?

Lineage is more than just a cold storage logistics business. We’re focused on being a vibrant, innovative and progressive employer where all our teams work safely, harmoniously and efficiently toward a common purpose - transforming the food supply chain to eliminate waste and help feed the world.

Lineage is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic work environment and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply.