• Fixed Term
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Seasonal Opportunities
  • Sarina QLD

Website Wilmar Sugar Australia

Wilmar Sugar & Renewables

Apply Now! Operators & Labourers – Plane Creek Mill Production Season

Come and join us for the 2024 Crushing Season!

Positions Available:

Explore the thrill of factory work!

Do you enjoy working with your hands and have a passion for fixing things?

If so, our Mill positions are right up your alley! The positions we currently have on offer are:

Weighbridge Operator – This role is responsible for the correct weighing of all cane entering the weighbridge and data entry.  You’ll also be responsible for cleaning the area, working in confined spaces and maintaining records.  You will work a continuous shift roster during the crushing season, including weekend work and some overtime may be required.

General Mill Worker (Labourer) – This role is responsible for maintaining the factory by cleaning, hosing down areas, removing chokes within plant, shovelling of materials, and assisting tradespersons when required. This is a day shift position including weekend work and some overtime may be required.

Bin Handling Assistant – This role is responsible for working closely with our Operations and Cane Supply & Transport team to safely bring in the full cane bins to the weighbridge for processing. You will work a continuous shift roster during the crushing season, including weekend work and some overtime may be required.

For all roles, first preference is for applicants who are willing to complete an entire crushing season which generally runs from June through to December.

Specific Requirements

These positions will suit someone who is self-motivated and doesn’t require close supervision. Previous experience is not essential as we will provide training for a person who displays the right aptitude and team fit. Training includes Confined Space, Safe Working at Heights and other courses pertinent to the responsibilities of the position.

Other skills or tickets, such as High Risk Work Licence, Tafe Modules, or HR Drivers’ Licence may be viewed favourably, so please ensure these form part of your application.

A requirement of the recruitment process is to complete a pre-employment medical which includes a urine drug screen and alcohol screen, physical and medical assessment.

The Rewards:

Participation in the Employee Benefits Program, offering a wide range of discounts and benefits
In addition, you’ll be part of a supportive team where ensuring your safety and well-being is a top priority
Potential to earn over $50,000 in just 22 weeks*
*Seasonal earnings include super, and depend on the role, allowances, overtime and other factors.

How to apply

Apply online at Wilmar Careers by hitting the “Apply” button.  If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact the People & Culture Team: Caitlin Benson  0749 409 825 or Alana Murphy 0749 409 945. Ads will remain open for 3 months but recruitment is underway for a start in early June. Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity!

About the Business

With a history of over 160 years in the Australian and New Zealand sugar industries, Wilmar Sugar Australia operations span the value chain from sugar cane growing, sugar manufacturing, refining, exporting, and marketing, to the production of renewable electricity, ethanol and sustainable agricultural products.

Wilmar manufactures over half of Australia’s raw sugar, and each year exports enough electricity to power more than 68,000 Australian homes for 12 months.  As well as supplying ethanol (ethyl alcohol) to the growing fuel market in Australia, Wilmar also supplies a significant market share to various industries including the pharmaceutical, printing, cleaning, winery, aerosol, animal health and food and beverage industries.

To apply for this job email your details to stephanie.jackson@au.wilmar-intl.com