Sphere Healthcare is a leading contract manufacturer of Complementary Healthcare Products, based in Sydney with easy access to major motorways.

We are currently recruiting for a trade qualified individual with an electrical licence to join our Engineering team.  Reporting to the Engineering Supervisor the role will be an excellent opportunity to utilise your expertise in the areas of preventative maintenance, breakdown maintenance and improving Plant and Equipment operating efficiencies, adding value in a multi-skilled production environment.

The successful candidate would ideally have an analytical and methodical approach to problem solving and good communication skills.  The position would suit individuals who are self-motivated, with the ability to work as part of an efficient team.  While this is Monday to Friday position you will on occasion be required to work weekends for maintenance and capital projects.

Previous experience gained from the pharmaceutical, food, packaging or related industries is desirable.  Sound knowledge and expertise in machine automation and PLC systems.

The Role:

  • Read electrical and mechanical diagrams, drawings or specifications to determine job requirements

  • Install electrical and electronic control systems and insulated cables

  • Connect electronic equipment to power supplies

  • Able to program and fault find PLC logic

  • Ensure all production lines are running smoothly

  • Able to repair mechanical equipment such as gear boxes, mechanical seals and conveyor systems

  • Fault finding and problem solving experience, in both mechanical and electrical systems

  • Fully conversant and compliant with all GMP factory maintenance

  • Able to operate workshop equipment and tools

  • Perform preventative maintenance and breakdown work


  • Experience in pharmaceutical, food, packaging or related industries

  • Trade qualifications

  • Basic pneumatics, hydraulics skills

  • Adaptable individual with good work ethic

  • Able to work unsupervised

  • A strong commitment to and understanding of WHS requirements

  • Achieve challenging deadlines

  • Flexible attitude to hours and work duties

  • Successfully complete GMP Introduction & Selection quiz

Sphere Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity.  We are looking to fill this role as soon as possible and encourage all suitable applicants to apply.

If you have the above experience and skill set, submit your covering letter and resume via Seek.

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

All other applicants are thanks for the interest.

AuthorAnnette Stuccio