48d ago

Machine Operators - Permanent Full Time

Blaze Staffing Solutions

Base pay $55k - $65k
"Super + Shift Loadings + Overtime"
Permanent Full time Standard business hours
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Full job description

Our client is the world's largest producer of plastic polymers, compounds and resins used as raw materials in the manufacturing of goods for various industries, including Agriculture, Building and Construction, Electrical & Electronics, Packaging, Personal Care and Hygiene, Leisure, and Homewares etc.

They are currently looking for Machine Operators to join their team on a full-time permanent basis and perform end-to-end polymer processing on plastic compounding machinery. There are 2 positions available, 1 x Day Shift (7:00 am - 3:00 pm) and 1 x Afternoon Shift (3:00 pm - 11:00 pm).

Key responsibilities in these roles will include:

  • Operating plastics compounding machinery
  • Weighing and preparing materials from Batch cards
  • Mixing and extruding of materials
  • Bagging, weighing, and recording movement of finished goods
  • Operating Extruders
  • Lifting 10 - 25 kg bags and loading them onto pallets (lifting aids are provided)

To be successful in these roles you will be expected to have:

  • Some experience in a processing or manufacturing environment, preferably in the plastics industry
  • Experience in weighing and mixing raw materials will be looked upon favourably
  • An understanding of quality control (QC) and basic QC testing
  • LF Forklift license and some experience
  • Good mechanical aptitude and a reasonable amount of fitness to work on your feet and lift up to 25 kg at times
  • Safety focus, willingness to learn and attention to detail

Our client will guarantee to give you the training and support you need to set you up for success and growth, including above-market wages, shift loading, over time, a $1200 starting bonus, and career progression opportunities.

If you are looking for an opportunity to partner with a business that invests in its people and allows you to have creative freedom, then please APPLY NOW!

Alternatively, if you would like to discuss the position further, please contact Michelle on 1300 008 005.


Licenses & certifications
Forklift License

Perks & benefits
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Base pay range
$55k - $65k
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Job details
Date posted
21 Jun 2022
Manufacturing, Production & Operations
Equipment/Machine Operator
Base pay
$55k - $65k
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Career level
No experience (new to market), Apprentice, Graduate, Undergraduate, Manager, Executive, Junior (some experience)
Private business
Work Authorisation
Work visa, International / Overseas
Company size
201 to 1000

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