Senior Machine Operator

Full time, Contract/Temp

Our client is an established industry leader in food manufacturing & distribution. Supplying market leaders such as Burger Fuel, KFC, & Goodman Fielder, this is a business enjoying continued growth.

Reporting to the Production & Planning manager, this is a hands on role in a cooking, packaging, & blending site.

Duties include:

Operating the following machines

  • Vertical Form Fill Seal
  • Rotary Pouch Filling Machine
  • Linear Weighing Machine
  • Liquid Pack Machinery (Bag & Box Filling Machine, Jacketed Steam Pan Machine)
  • Ribbon Blender
  • Vertical Form fill and Seal Machine
  • Doybag Single Station Packing Machine


  • Minimum of 3 years machine operating experience
  • Experience working with dry ingredients such as powdered blends, nuts & seeds, flours, herbs and spices, dried fruits, colours, flavours and oil products.
  • Experience handling metal detection systems and rotary sieve systems.
  • Capable of producing specific products such as jelly blends, baking powder, custard powder, dried potato blends and spice blends.
  • Quality awareness
  • Training in Food Safety, Microbiological, Foreign Matter, HACCP basics

Hours of work are 6am to 2:30pm, Monday to Friday. Some OT during busy periods. There is a 3 month trial through our agency initially before the position becomes permanent.

To $24 per hour with a generous staff discount. Life insurance,& onsite parking provided after the trial period.

Please note that the client have a non smoking policy

Hit Apply Now or contact Derek on 027 444 1793 at any time.

Thank you for your interest.

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