Baggage Handling Services Technician Electrical

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Location: Sydney
Job type: Permanent
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Sector: Operations
Job Role: Technician Jobs

Position Title

BHS Technician (Electrical)

Reports To

BHS Shift Manager

Business Unit

Aviation Services


August 2017

Position Purpose

To operate and maintain SACLs Baggage Handling Systems (BHS) to ensure that required levels of service are delivered to SACLs customer airlines and to ensure that baggage is X-rayed as per government requirements

Key Accountabilities

* Ensure that BHS operations are not disrupted and delivery standards are achieved

* Allocate baggage handling system laterals and racetracks to facilitate airline operations

* Monitor and coordinate fault and jam rectification within the BHS

* Operate the BHS High Level Control, Low Level Control and SCADA systems

* Carryout fault finding and emergency repairs n response to breakdowns and outages

* Perform routine maintenance on an individual or team basis on all BHS equipment

* Conduct regular inspections of the BHS to ensure serviceability

* Assist in the ordering, delivery and storage of BHS spare parts

* Liaise with airlines during normal and/or contingency BHS operations

* Liaise with BHS Shift Manager and when required the TSC and Duty Managers during normal and/or contingency BHS operations

* Provide assistance to the BHS Shift Manager and BHS Manager to ensure that the BHS department achieves its objectives and performance targets

* Act as technical reference for complex BHS issues

* Produce written reports as required including data and technical inputs

* Maintain a daily log of activities and compile reports or meeting minutes as required

* Provide coverage for the Senior BHS Technician and Maintenance Leading Hand positions as required

* Perform such work as the Sydney Airport management team may reasonably require, having regard to the employee’s skills, competency and training

Key Working Relationships



* BHS Shift Manager



* BHS Manager

* Duty Manager

* BHS Client Manager

* Manager Baggage Services


* SACL IT team

* Ground Handling Staff

* Airline Check-in Agents

* T2 BHS O&M staff

* Vanderlande Maintenance Staff

* Software suppliers and support technicians


* Smiths EDtS technicians

* Internal/External project contractors

Qualifications & Knowledge



* Electrical Trade Qualification

* Fork Lift Licence

* Airside Drivers Licence

* Knowledge of CMMS

* First Aid

* Relevant post trade Qualifications

* Welding

* PLC Training

* Restricted Electrical Licence

* Manual Handling training

* Working at heights training Workcover White Card

Experience & Capabilities



* Capable of fault finding and problem solving on complex machines and systems

* Experience with maintenance of complex conveyor systems or other material handling systems.

* Computer Literate

* Basic typing Skills

* Able to write reports and complete log books

* Capable of Working at heights and manual handling.

* Experience in a industrial or materials handling environment

* Experience with SCADA systems

* Experience with PLC systems

* Experience in BHS environment or with Materials handling, sortation or conveyor systems.

* Experience in an airport or other security controlled environment.

* EDtS operations or Maintenance Experience

* Experience with Citect SCADA

* Experience with Siemens S7 PLC

* Experience with Maximo CMMS

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Audiometric testing required? es

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