Production Operator with Forklift

Contract type: Casual
Industry: Manufacturing & Industrial > Process Worker
Start date: Immediate start
Salary: 30.10 p/h - $34.62p/h + super
Reference: PARR-2405-012-IN
Contact name: Sejol Amatya
Contact email:

Job description

Trojan Recruitment is seeking reliable Production Operators or Warehouse Assistants to join our client’s team. Based in the Newcastle area, our client specialises in the manufacturing of pet food. This site would ideally suit someone who comes from a food manufacturing background. However training can be provided! 

The successful candidate have a current forklift licence!
Rotating Roster - starting 6am / 2pm / 10pm - Production Operator

The key duties and responsibilities will include:
  • Maintain Production levels as per schedule
  • Moving Products, both manually and with a forklift
  • Weighing, measuring, counting of raw materials (raw meat)
  • Monitoring the supply and quality of products
  • Be committed, reliable with a demonstrated strong work ethic
  • Heavy lifting up to 25kg 
Essential Skills
  • Proven food handling experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work rotating shifts
  • Must have own car and a valid driver's licence
  • Outstanding communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • A strong safety and quality focus
  • Forklift Licence is advantageous (1 year experience on Counterbalance) - on the job training provided for freshers
  • Must be willing to undergo a Drug and Alcohol test
  • Must have FULL work rights in Australia
  • Excellent teamwork skills and ability to work independently
  • Committed, reliable with a demonstrated strong work ethic
  • Physical fit and ability to work on your feet for a full shift.
What's in it for you?
  • Temp to perm opportunity for the right candidate
  • Onsite parking 
  • Opportunity to learn new skills with on the job training 
  • Ongoing fulltime casual work  
How to Apply
To start the recruitment process, click APPLY. You'll receive an email with a link to chat with Troy, our Virtual Recruiter.

PLEASE NOTE: You must have the legal right to work in Australia to be considered for this role and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About Trojan Recruitment Group
Trojan Recruitment Group is a national provider of professional and industrial recruitment, specialising in temporary, contract and permanent employment across a range of industry sectors. We are committed to creating a diverse workforce, and encourage people of all ages, genders and backgrounds to apply.

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