THE COMPANYBrownes Dairy is Western Australia's number one player in the dairy category.  Market leaders in White Milk, Flavoured Milk, Yoghurt, Cream and Juice.  We are Australia's oldest dairy, celebrating over 131 years in the dairy industry.  We have recently been awarded one of Australia & New Zealand's Most Innovative companies 2017 by the Australian Financial Review. Headquartered in Balcatta, we employ over 250 Western Australians and partner with over 50 farmers in our South West.THE POSITIONIf you enjoy working within a fast paced production environment, we are looking for you to play an active part in the Dairy Foods production team, ensuring Brownes dairy products are produced for consumption around Western Australia, from Albany to Broome.You will be a practical and proactive problem solver, working with cutting-edge production technology to complete tasks including preparing and setting up production lines for operation; performing quality testing procedures whilst maintaining hygiene, housekeeping and manufacturing best practice.  You will contribute to continuous improvement in the workplace at our Dairy Foods Factory located at Balcatta.You will have knowledge of continuous improvement initiatives within a production environment and be able to successfully liaise with other departments including logistics and engineering to ensure product schedules are met.QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE Previous experience as a machine operator in a food manufacturing environment is essentialA team player with the ability to work unsupervisedStrong mechanical aptitude and good numeracy and literacy skillsA current Forklift license would be an advantageStrong commitment to health and safety standardsGood planning, time management and communication skillsWHAT WE OFFERThe Dairy Foods Plant operates on a 38 hour week, with two rotating shifts, 6.00 a.m. - 2.00 p.m. and 4.00 p.m. to midnight.  All hours worked outside the 'ordinary' hours will be paid at penalty rates.We will help you progress your career and skills with training towards nationally accredited food processing certification as well as in-house training and development.You will have the benefit of onsite parking, active social club, and working with a team that prides itself on producing only the best of the best award winning dairy products.No resumes from Agencies will be accepted at this time. Australia - WA Perth Northern Suburbs & Joondalup

FOOD INDUSTRY MACHINE OPERATOR

THE COMPANY

Brownes Dairy is Western Australia's number one player in the dairy category.  Market leaders in White Milk, Flavoured Milk, Yoghurt, Cream and Juice.  We are Australia's oldest dairy, celebrating over 131 years in the dairy industry.  We have recently been awarded one of Australia & New Zealand's Most Innovative companies 2017 by the Australian Financial Review. 

Headquartered in Balcatta, we employ over 250 Western Australians and partner with over 50 farmers in our South West.

THE POSITION

If you enjoy working within a fast paced production environment, we are looking for you to play an active part in the Dairy Foods production team, ensuring Brownes dairy products are produced for consumption around Western Australia, from Albany to Broome.

You will be a practical and proactive problem solver, working with cutting-edge production technology to complete tasks including preparing and setting up production lines for operation; performing quality testing procedures whilst maintaining hygiene, housekeeping and manufacturing best practice.  You will contribute to continuous improvement in the workplace at our Dairy Foods Factory located at Balcatta.

You will have knowledge of continuous improvement initiatives within a production environment and be able to successfully liaise with other departments including logistics and engineering to ensure product schedules are met.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE 

  • Previous experience as a machine operator in a food manufacturing environment is essential
  • A team player with the ability to work unsupervised
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and good numeracy and literacy skills
  • A current Forklift license would be an advantage
  • Strong commitment to health and safety standards
  • Good planning, time management and communication skills

WHAT WE OFFER

The Dairy Foods Plant operates on a 38 hour week, with two rotating shifts, 6.00 a.m. - 2.00 p.m. and 4.00 p.m. to midnight.  All hours worked outside the 'ordinary' hours will be paid at penalty rates.

We will help you progress your career and skills with training towards nationally accredited food processing certification as well as in-house training and development.

You will have the benefit of onsite parking, active social club, and working with a team that prides itself on producing only the best of the best award winning dairy products.

No resumes from Agencies will be accepted at this time.