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Production Operator

Michael Page

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Full job description
  • Full time permanent role with training
  • Early morning shift from 6am-230pm, finishing early on Fridays

About Our Client

Come and join this Australian manufacturer who produces well-known and loved garden care products which are used all over the country

You will be based at the newly refurbished manufacturing facility near Marsden Park.

This site produces a range of garden care products, although potting mix is their biggest seller with over 12 million bags produced annually.

Job Description

Being a nursery style environment, you will enjoy a mix of indoor and outdoor work, it is a little dirty sometimes with trucks on-site daily dropping off & picking up loads of soil and mixes along with packaged products to deliver to customers.

With 3 production lines and a new one coming soon, there is always plenty to do such as:

  • Assisting with other production lines and general warehouse duties
  • Completing paperwork and checking stock levels
  • Monitoring machinery to ensure correct operation
  • Loading machinery parts and products into machines
  • Operating a range of machinery including production equipment, forklifts, and loaders
  • Completing any computer and general paperwork

The Successful Applicant

If you have any experience in a similar hands-on nursery, turf, chemical, production, or warehouse role that will be highly regarded, although not essential.

You will need to enjoy working in a hands-on role, along with:

  • Ability and willingness to learn quickly
  • Experience or ability to operate machinery
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A team player who has a good work ethic is positive and safety focused
  • Reliable, takes on responsibility, and can work autonomously
  • Can follow instructions and understands the importance of meeting deadlines within a production environment

Additional licenses such as a forklift, loader, bobcat, or truck licenses would be highly regarded, however, they are not essential and are also something the team is happy to help you obtain

You will need to have full Australian working rights.

An equal opportunity employer, females are also highly encouraged to apply.

What's on Offer

You will be joining a company that prides itself on providing a friendly, open, and inclusive workplace. With plenty of training available, you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your career

  • Permanent full-time role - no casual work
  • Enjoy working on the DAY shift: 6:00am-2:30pm, finishing early on Fridays
  • Full training provided
  • Additional training and assistance with other licenses such as forklift and loader
  • Located near Marsden Park with parking on-site
  • Pay rate range, depending on experienced is from $25 - $30 p/h + super + plenty of overtime
  • Team BBQ's, events and outings

We are open to those that are looking for entry-level production roles, and also anyone that may already have the experience and would be interested in a team leader role.

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Job details
Date posted
15 May 2022
Manufacturing, Production & Operations
Management & Senior Leadership
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Human resource

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