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Manufacturing Operator N/S | West Footscray

Employment Type:  Permanent (Full Time)
Business Area:  Operations & Commercial
Division:  Operations

West Footscray, Victoria, AU

About our team

We are proud to be the largest integrated edible oils business in Australia and New Zealand, producing a wide range of quality food ingredients and animal feed products including specialist ingredients for infant nutrition.

About the role

We're seeking a Manufacturing Operator to join our operations at West Footscray. This position is offered as a permanent night shift structure, Sun-Thurs | 8 hours / shift | 11pm-7am (30% loading on hourly rate).

Responsibilities include:

  • Undertake a variety of line processes (fill, label, palletise, complector, diacooler, testing, etc.)
  • Ensure finished product is made to the correct quantity and quality specifications
  • Understand, meet and abide by all company policies and procedures related to safety
  • Participate in fault finding, troubleshooting, hygiene and sanitation for designated line.
  • Undertake a variety of line processes through our Human Machine Interface software
    • Enter recipes
    • Enter correct ingredient quantities
    • Run automated plant through system.

About your experience

Our ideal candidate has prior experience in production within FMCG / food manufacturing with good troubleshooting / diagnostic ability, mechanical aptitude and experience in automated systems (bonus). You should also have:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly Motivated, a self-starter
  • Computer literacy and IT skills
  • A forklift licence will be beneficial

Preferred candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical as well as provide proof of working rights and suitable professional referees. 

Do you share our passion for contributing to the success of a diverse, international team?

At GrainCorp, we value and respect the different perspectives and experiences our people bring to work each day. We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce – leading to a range of different thinking, perspectives and ideas that create the innovation we need to drive better business results. We aim to have a work environment where everyone feels included and everyone can realise their full potential.