Paris Creek, SA
- Don't miss this chance to join Australia's finest producers of award winning dairy products!
- Lots of career growth potential working in a modern factory environment!
About the Organisation
Based between the pristine Fleurieu Peninsula and beautiful Adelaide Hills of South Australia, B.-d. Farm Paris Creek is one of Australia’s finest producers of organic dairy products.
Their range of white milks, flavoured milks, yoghurts, quarks, butter and handcrafted French-style soft and European style hard cheeses are made from the highest quality, premium, biodynamic-organic milk. At every stage of production, B.-d. Farm Paris Creek avoid the use of artificial ingredients such as colours, flavours, stabilisers and anything that would interfere with the quality of our products.
In 2014 one of B.-d. Farm Paris Creek’s most recent achievements was the upgrade of their processing and production plant to one of the most energy efficient manufacturers in Australia. B.-d. Farm Paris Creek is one of only a few companies that have received a “Clean Energy Grant” from the “Clean technology Food and Foundry Investment Program”, which helped achieve this goal.
About the Opportunity
Currently, B.-d. Farm Paris Creek is actively hiring a full-time Pasteuriser to join their dedicated team in Paris Creek, SA. This is a Casual role working full-time hours, however after a six-month probation period, this role will become permanent full-time.
Reporting and providing support to the Production Supervisor/Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that during your shift all products are produced within timeframe deadlines, quality standards and you consistently supply the quantities required by the production teams.
Other duties include, but will not be limited to:
- Receiving, pasteurising and processing the raw product;
- Setting up and operating the pasteurizer, homogenizer, separator and associated equipment;
- Preparing ingredients for current and following day production;
- Maintaining cleanliness and sanitation standards inside and outside production areas; and
- Distributing milk/cream at specific temperature and quality standards to correct location.
B.-d. Farm Paris Creek are looking for applicants with demonstrated experience in pasteurisation, sterilisation and mixing. The successful candidate will possess a solid understanding of GMP and HACCP principles, to ensure product parameters are met when mixing, formulating and/or pasteurising products through Pasteurisers and speciality processing equipment. Relevant qualifications in food processing are desirable and specific experience in the dairy industry would be highly advantageous.
Your ability to prioritise tasks when dealing with competing deadlines in a high-pressure situation, as well as the capacity to work independently in this autonomous role will ensure you excel. You will also have a highly developed mechanical and technical understanding with exceptional fault finding/troubleshooting skills.
Your proactive and positive nature will be important to your achievement in this role, as will your down to earth approach to building relationships with your colleagues and your commitment to delivering quality work. The ideal candidate will also require the flexibility to work shift work and overtime as required.
Most of all, you will be someone with a genuine passion and appreciation for the dairy industry, with a strong interest in working with an organiastion that believes in delivering organic and evnvironmentally sustainable products.
B.-d. Farm Paris Creek encourages and supports a safe working environment in order to give their workers the opportunity for a successful and rewarding career with them well into the future.
About the Benefits
In exchange for your hard work and dedication on the job, you will receive a competitive wage based on experience, plus penalty rates as per the relevant award and very generous product discounts. In addition to this, you will be working in a modern factory environment, with new and high functioning semi-automated equipment.
This is an organisation dedicated to nurturing and supporting the growth of their staff, with a focus on maintaining their close-knit, family culture. This is your chance to take your career to the next level, as B.-d. Farm Paris Creek continues to go from strength to strength in the Australian and international dairy market!
Please note, B.-d. Farm Paris Creek prides itself on being a non-smoking work environment.
If you think you’ve got what it takes, and want to join a growing, environmentally responsible company that knows its success is a direct product of its employees’ efforts, then apply now!