Kilcoy Global Foods

About Kilcoy Global Foods

Kilcoy Pastoral Company is currently undergoing a global expansion and is transitioning to Kilcoy Global Foods. Kilcoy Global Foods is a nature-to-plate global food solutions enterprise, harnessing the unique strengths and experience of Kilcoy Pastoral Company to bring exceptional food experiences to customers all around the world. Our corporate office is located in the Birtinya Queensland with our production site, established in 1953, located in Queensland’s Sunshine Coast hinterland at Kilcoy.

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Mechanical Fitters (All Rosters)

Job No: KGF223
Location: Kilcoy, Qld

Kilcoy Global Foods is a nature-to-plate company with a footprint spanning Australia, the United States and China. We partner with the world’s food industry to find new and better ways to source, prepare and serve delicious meat and seafood the world loves to eat.

We believe our winning culture stems from the quality of our people and the contribution they make to KGF every day.  We proudly acknowledge the hard work and dedication of our 1600+ employees who are committed to first-class standards, quality and safety.

Our Australian operation, located in Kilcoy, (one hour north-west of Brisbane) is the fourth largest beef producer in Australia. 

We are seeking skilled tradespersons who, together with the Production Teams, will ensure sustained and reliable performance of equipment within the business.


  • Preventative and breakdown maintenance activities, with a strong focus on a preventative approach
  • Contribution of ideas and input to improved systems, procedures and maintenance
  • Engage with the production team to optimise the performance of all equipment on a daily basis
  • Assist in capital and continuous improvement projects as directed
  • Maintain a strong focus on safety, health and environment
  • Understand the urgent nature of the business and manage competing priorities
  • Prioritise urgent repairs of equipment
  • Understand the importance of troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Coordinate and collaborate with contractors as well as other departments regarding reliable maintenance of the various sections of the plant



  • Trade qualifications – Certificate III in Engineering as a minimum
  • Experience in Maintenance Fitter or Fitter-Mechanic role
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and great diagnostics for fault finding
  • Reliable, motivated self-starter
  • Can-do attitude, focusing on solutions
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent time management skills and communication skills
  • The following maintenance experience would be highly regarded:
    • FMCG or manufacturing environment
    • Beef slaughter process equipment
    • Associated downstream offal and rendering plant and equipment
    • Downstream processing (boning, chilling, packaging, labelling and transfer systems



  • Different rosters available that allow great work/life balance 
  • Secure, stable and full-time permanent employment
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Extra shifts and overtime available
  • 5 weeks annual leave each year
  • Genuine opportunities for career progression
  • Onsite canteen and butcher shop
  • Easy commute from Caboolture, North Brisbane and close to the Sunshine Coast



If you have the right skills and would like to join our company and be part of our success, please complete your details and attach your resume. Further information can be obtained via our website

We look forward to reviewing your details and our friendly Recruitment Team will be in touch as soon as possible.

We are an equal opportunity employer and make every effort to select the best qualified individual for the job based on job related qualifications and experiences. Some of the information we collect via your application form and resume is “personal” information as defined by the Privacy Act. All information provided via your application form and resume is treated as confidential.

You will be required to present proof of identification (Driver's Licence, Passport or Birth Certificate).  If you have a scanned copy of one of these documents please attach at least one form of ID to your application.  If you are having difficulty attaching documents, please contact the Recruitment Department on (07) 5422 4600 and let us know.

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