Machine Operators / Labourers

Posted 12 July 2022
SalaryAU$27.01 - AU$39.43 per hour
Job type Casual
DisciplineFood Processing Jobs

Job description

Based in Coominya, our client is a world leader in the food and food processing industry, and a supplier to some of the world's most trusted food brands in the marketplace today. Specialising in beef and lamb products to the Australian and export markets.

Our client is a food processing facility that is based within the Somerset region. They are seeking experienced Labourers / Machine Operators for an immediate start. The site is in Coominya and would suit residents living in the Lockyer Valley, Somerset and Ipswich regions.

The duties will include:

  • General Labouring, Machine Operating and Production duties
  • Use of industrial machinery including tumblers, mincers, grinders, blenders, batchers and mixers
  • Computer operated machinery
  • Working around and processing of raw meats - mainly beef and lamb
  • Manual labour including lifting and bending
  • Monitoring rework products
  • Unboxing, unwrapping and quality checking of products prior to processing
  • Work independently and as part of a team to complete set tasks.
  • Maintain and clean working area and personal protective equipment.
  • Adhere to set OH&S rules and regulations.

Benefits of the role:

  • Located in Coominya
  • Family orientated and long standing company
  • Rostered and ongoing employment
  • Day, Afternoon and Night shifts available
    • Morning shifts (commencing as early as 0530 hours)
    • Afternoon shifts (commencing as late as 1530 hours)
    • Night shifts (commencing as early as 2200 hours)
  • All workers will commence on a training wage of:
    • $27.01 per hour (Morning shift)
    • $30.25 per hour (Afternoon shift)
    • $33.94 per hour (Night shift)
  • Once workers are trained, competent and signed off, the wage will increase to:
    • $28.75 - $32.86 per hour (Morning shift)
    • $32.20 - $36.80 per hour (Afternoon shift)
    • $35.65 - $39.43 per hour (Night shift)
  • Potential to progress to permanent long term

Requirements to be considered for the role:

  • Preference to have minimum double dose of Covid 19 vaccination
  • Must be able to complete and pass a full pre-employment medical as well as a drug and alcohol screening
  • Drivers license and car or otherwise very reliable transport as there is NO public transport in this area
  • Previous experience in the Food Industry
  • Meat Industry experience is highly regarded but not essential
  • Role requires you to work with raw meat - mainly beef and lamb
  • Flexibility as the site runs 7 days per week
  • Experience using Food Industry Machines
  • Ability to follow recipes
  • Hardworking individual, repetitive work
  • Fit, energetic and reliable workers required
  • Ability to lift heavy loads, there will also be mechanical aids to utilize
  • Ability to communicate clearly and follow instructions
  • Have a good understanding of Correct Manufacturing Processes
  • Possess a positive working attitude and not afraid to get your hands dirty
  • Ability to work well within a team environment

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.

Please note only short-listed candidates will be contacted; we are unable to provide individual feedback.

You must have valid working rights within Australia to be considered for this role.

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