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Forklift Drivers

Plant/Site:  Wacol
Req Id:  12386
Date Posted:  28-Jul-2022

About the role:

We are recruiting for a Forklift Driver to join our Primo Foods team based in Wacol.  This role is responsible for the task of lifting, transporting and rotation of products and materials using a forklift.


Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Perform the task of moving raw materials, finished goods and product bins for processing, dispatch or storage in a safe manner
  • Understanding and abiding by the departments traffic management processes
  • Perform the task of loading transport vehicles, ensuring the loads are evenly and securely placed
  • Perform pre-operational checks on forklifts to ensure it is safe to operate by maintaining a log book of operations
  • Administrate the task of safely transferring full pallets to racking, trucks and storage areas
  • Ensure that a high standard of house-keeping is maintained
  • Ensure compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Hygiene Practices
  • Be proactive in the reporting of incidents and safety concerns
  • Promote Safety Culture and awareness
  • Ensure 100% compliance with all policies and procedures put in place by Primo  
  • Perform manual handling duties where required


About you:

  • Forklift License (LF License – will be highly regarded)
  • Experience with high reach forklift desired
  • Experience in cold and freezer environments
  • Ability to perform manual handling activities
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Willing to speak up regarding safety concerns or problems


Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private
  • Reward & Recognition Program.


What next?

If you’re passionate and want to be a part of the largest meat, pork & salmon manufacturer and producer in Australia, this opportunity may be for you. Apply now!


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