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Production Assistant

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Career - Job Vacancy for Production Assistant

POSITION TITLE: Production Assistant


  • 3-4 Days per week, Mon – Fri
  • Casual Position, flexible hours
  • Location: Alexandrina Cheese Company Production Room,
    37 Sneyd Rd, Mt Jagged, SA, 5210

Role Summary

The position will assist the Cheese Maker with the whole process of cheese making including cleaning & cheese room care following HACCP Quality Assurance systems. The position offers a fantastic opportunity for an outstanding employee to be involved in this small family business.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Maintain a high level of personal and workplace cleanliness at all times
  • Assist in preparing the production room for cheese making
  • Assist with the cleaning of manufacturing equipment prior and post production
  • Assist Cheese Maker when necessary during production
  • Wax, cut and prepare cheese for sale
  • Produce and package dairy products
  • Maintain Cheese Room cleanliness and organisation

Applicant Requirements

  • The ability to communicate effectively
  • The ability to work well with others
  • Personal motivation, initiative & a positive attitude
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • A high attention to detail
  • The ability to maintain computer and written records using excel and word
  • Be able to identify & solve problems, manage time and make decisions
  • High level of organisational skills
  • Can cope with manual handling work, including lifting
  • Must have a Current Drivers Licence
  • Senior First Aid Certificate (desirable, not essential)

Additional Notes

A high importance is placed on communication, teamwork and loyalty.
Experience in food industry is preferable, however not essential.
Experience and knowledge of cheese making is not a pre-requisite as in-house training is offered.


Please email your Cover letter and CV to
by 6th Sept 2019, 5pm.

ph (08) 8554 9566   fax (08) 8554 9666
37 Sneyd Rd, MOUNT JAGGED, SA, 5210

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