machine operators in Elizabeth South

bernadette matthews, randstad
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elizabeth south, south australia
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bernadette matthews, randstad
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Randstad are currently recruiting for full time permanent machines operators. Our client is a Global Company with 60 years experience in the manufacturing of quality products. A strong team environment and good work life balance is on offer.

The role of Machine Operator, following necessary on the job training, will be responsible for working on the production line, visually inspecting and packing the product, palletising and performing machine maintenance tasks systematically utilising Standard Work Practices to maximize safety, quality, and operating equipment efficiency. Working in a team environment the role will involve troubleshooting of any packaging, process or machine issues within production.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a high volume manufacturing environment in a similar role, with preference for a candidate in possession of a mechanical trade or certification

The key functions will include:

  • Conducting machine set ups and change overs on packaging machines, ensuring efficiencies i.e. meeting change over standard time, scrap levels, etc.
  • Undertake Hazard identification and risk assessment processes and implement controls
  • Report recurring defects/deficiencies with the product and/or machine to appropriate personnel and/or the shift management.
  • Perform production packing on machines, quality inspection of products and become multi-skilled across all tasks
  • Undertake machine maintenance, troubleshoot machine issues and liaison with the Engineering Department to improve machine capabilities and efficiencies
  • Flexibility across all shifts but typically on dayshift
  • Be willing to work within food manufacturing standards

The successful candidate will have a high degree of initiative, strong communication, problem solving skills and mechanical aptitude.

To APPLY please phone Luke Copley during business hours on 8256 4200 or please apply by clicking the APPLY NOW button

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Machine Operation


Manufacturing and Production


The role of Machine Operator, following necessary on the job training, will be responsible for working on the production line

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School