5 x Casual Production Operator

  • Company:
    Lactalis Australia
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Labor

We are Lactalis Australia

We are owned by the Lactalis Group, the world’s largest producer of dairy goods. With a range of more than 2,000 products, Lactalis is committed to playing a daily role in the health and well-being of consumers throughout the world, via the provision of nutritious dairy products—milk, cheese, yoghurt and other soft foods and beverages.

At the heart of our business locally, we have over 2,700 passionate employees, working closely and constructively with some 500 Australian farmers to produce the finest dairy products in the country.

Pillar brands such as Pauls, Oak, Ice Break, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.

We are a growing global company that takes great pride in who we are. We are humble, proud and resilient. Our brands, people and know how define who we are.

We provide a safe workplace that delivers the opportunity to drive your development, and believe that true success comes from us.

Collaboration, flexibility and diversity are pillars of our environment. With knowledge and experience we encourage you to make a difference !

About the Opportunities

We have multiple vacancies for casual Packers and Stackers to join our production team based at Echuca.

We require team oriented people who are self-motivated and able to work varying types of shift work and overtime as required. We have a number of positions available working differing shifts consisting of 8 hour day, afternoon and night shifts (weekly rotation).

These roles are an important part of supplying our delicious Yogurts and Desserts to customers. The Echuca site is growing rapidly and there are many opportunities for employees to develop quickly and be part of this exciting journey!

Key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Basic cleaning and housekeeping duties
  • Manual lifting and general labour tasks
  • Forklift driving to replenish pallets
  • Quality checks of product
  •  Maintain high level of safety standards
  • About You

    It is expected that you hold (or are willing to learn) operational ability across other parts of the factory as you will be required to rotate from time to time when needed.

    Due to the nature of duties and location of these positions we are looking for people with:

  • A forklift licence (or willing to get a licence)
  • Experience performing labour intensive and repetitive tasks
  • Ability to work in 2 degree (chilled environment)
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to make decisions in a calm and rational manner
  • Effective prioritisation skills
  • Demonstrated ability and desire to learn new skills
  • Strong focus towards safety, quality and Lactalis values / behaviours 
  • Ideally have experience in a manufacturing or warehousing environment
  • These roles are casual positions and will be rostered 5 days per week, across 5 days, with the potential to go to 6 days. We are looking for candidates with availability to start work immediately.

    If you are confident within your experience and have the ambition, drive and competency to succeed in this role and wish to join an impressive global business and be part of a healthy working environment, please submit your application including current resume by selecting ‘