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Company Visy Glass
Address 5 Andrews Road
Sydney, NSW 2750
Contact Person Department Brisbane Recruitment



Batch and Furnace Operator

Dated 27.09.2021
Job Category Melting / Batch / Furnace
Job Title Batch and Furnace Operator
Place Brisbane
Country / Region Australia
at Company Visy Glass
Details Production
Type of contract Full Time
Salary negotiable
Entry date earliest


Job No. 503682

The opportunity:

Visy Glass has a wealth of experience in crafting pure, sustainable and iconic glass packaging for many of the world's best-known food and beverage brands. We are proud to provide high quality glass packaging for beer, wine, spirits, food, non-alcoholic beverages and dedicated to exceed our customers' expectations and fuel consumers' desire for glass.

A permanent full time opportunity exists for an experienced operator whom has a strong understanding of all activities associated with Batch and Furness operations:

Your responsibilities consist of but not limited to:-

  • Unloading/loading trucks with raw materials
  • Loading raw materials into silos
  • Operating Front end loader to load silos
  • Operating Forklift to move bulk bags/pallets
  • Operating Batch House offloading systems
  • Operate raw material batching system
  • Operate Furnace
  • Housekeeping of work area
  • Monitoring condition of Furnaces
  • Monitoring condition of Batch House equipment
  • Perform quality checks on glass
  • Basic troubleshooting of operational issues

Work pattern - 5 week roster cycle, must be willing to work a span of hours Monday to Sunday, 10 hour shifts - Day, Afternoon and Night


What you will bring to the team:

You will be multi skilled, have a minimum of 2-3 years of production related experience, hands on experience operating plant & machinery, willingness to work in a hot and dusty environment and computer literacy.   A trade background is a bonus, not a necessity but a strong technical aptitude is essential. Front end loader & forklift licence would be an advantage.

When you join Visy, you’re joining a global leader dedicated to making serious progress in the sustainable packaging and recycling industries. We want to find solutions, make an impact and grow our business. If you can help us, you’ll fit right in. There’s never been a better time to join Visy!


Please contact Selina Portlock, Talent Acquisition Specialist on 0499 399 574 for a confidential discussion, or apply now.

Closing date: Wednesday, 7 July 2021

You will be required to meet Visy’s employment criteria which will include a criminal history check and pre-employment medical (including drug & alcohol testing).

Visy is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

Please note that only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.

Advertised: 23 Jun 2021 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 07 Jul 2021 E. Australia Standard Time