Machine Operator - Day Shift

Department:  Manufacturing - ANZ

Virginia, AU, 4014

Job Function:  Supply Chain - ANZ
Employment Type:  Full time

At The Arnott’s Group, you’ll work with a diverse team who align with our values and are passionate and empowered to perform at pace and achieve big things.  Alongside genuine people, you’ll enable the local production of quality products including Tim Tams, Campbells Soup, Shapes, V8 juice, Vita-Weat, Scotch Fingers and many, many more…. which you also get to enjoy.

We are proud of our legacy, but we aren’t stopping here!  Collaborators, innovators, and agile thinkers with a curious mind thrive here.  Be part of a future which is full of delicious moments created locally, by you! 


The Opportunity:

We are seeking a Machine Operator for the day shift at our Virginia Facility on a full time bases. This is a perfect role for someone who thrives on challenges and can provide practical solutions to complex problems and has the competency to run machinery and equipment.   

The Accountabilities:

  • Setting up, operating and troubleshooting of equipment within Arnott’s OH&S, Quality and Performance Standards
  • Ability to work autonomously, whilst working towards achieving team orientated goals
  • Production activities associated within the rostered position with reasonable requests for overtime when required
  • Cleaning equipment and surrounding work areas
  • Other duties as directed within the skills and experience of the successful applicant


The Ingredients for Success:


Just like you can’t make a Tim Tam without chocolate, there are a few essential ingredients we need for this role; 


  • Previous machine operating experience is required
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a Team
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and a proven ability to troubleshoot on machines - experience with packaging machinery is required
  • An understanding of team, safety, and quality operating principles
  • Effective communication skills
  • A continuous improvement mindset
  • The ability to manual handle up to 20kg
  • Day Shift hours 6am - 2pm 

Culture and Perks :

We stand for high performance with integrity and find moments of pride and celebrate the wins gained from our collective effort. These are part of our culture and the cornerstones of The Arnott’s Way. When you join our team, you can expect to experience a real sense of belonging, be empowered with accountability, be recognised for your contribution, collaborate with great people and enjoy the following perks:   


  • Prioritise your physical, mental and financial wellbeing with discounted Health Insurance, home loans gym memberships and access to our employee assistance program. 
  • Delicious lunch that won’t break the bank at our partially subsidised onsite canteen.  
  • Less time washing, more time relaxing at home with a freshly laundered uniform service daily.  
  • Above Award rates, with opportunity for overtime.  
  • From the sustainability strategy to our Inclusion & Belonging work, there are ways to make a difference to people and the planet


To Apply:


If this sounds like your next opportunity, please follow the link and apply. The Arnott’s Group unites a collection of leading consumer brands connected by our purpose, to create delicious moments. We recognise that creating delicious moments for a diverse range of consumers is only possible if our workforce reflects the consumers we serve. We are an equal opportunity employer – because it’s right for our consumers, our business, and our people.  

*We do not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies*