Machine Operator - Hellers

We have a vacancy for a machine operator at our modern processing facility in Kaiapoi. Ideally candidates will be able to demonstrate experience in food manufacturing and a working knowledge of food safety principles.

Do you want to learn new skills? Do you want to learn to operate slicing, multi-vac or packing machines?

As this role with alternate between Machine Operator and Pack Off so you will be doing a wide variety of tasks.

To be successful in this role you will have:
Mechanical aptitude and a desire to achieve optimal performance

  • Attention to detail when managing the operation of a slicer, multi-vac or packing machine
  • Ability to work at speed requiring good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
  • Ability to calibrate scales as detailed in the procedures to ensure accuracy of weights
  • Attention to detail to ensure product is graded to required specification
  • Good level of fitness to ensure ability to stand for duration of shift and ability to lift heavy objects repeatedly using correct techniques
  • Understanding that safe food needs clean hands, clean equipment, and clean machinery


You will be:
An active practitioner of food safety requirements.

  • Active in ensuring cleaning is a priority task, and keeping a clean work area
  • Able to work well in a team

If you would like to apply please bring a covering letter and your CV into Anton in the HR Office

Applications close Friday 27th July 2018 at 5pm

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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