Job Details
  • Reference386186H_1655362469
  • LocationNew South Wales
  • SalaryAU$79000 - AU$80000 per annum + plus superannuation, gym
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantSandra Reily

Chandler Macleod are partnering with Opal to resource experienced Packaging Machine Operators.

As part of the Nippon Paper Group, Opal is one of Australasia's leading packaging and paper companies and we employ more than 4,500 team members across our operations. We manufacture goods that you see, touch and use every day and our customer base includes some of the biggest names in FMCG, Retail and Fresh Produce.

We stand for innovation, smart solutions and sustainability and this is an exciting time to join us as we build our own unique culture fuelled by confidence, energy and passion.
Opal Cartons is a major supplier of high-volume custom printed folding cartons to major brands across Australia and New Zealand. Working with each of our customers to develop unique, innovative folding carton packaging solutions. We require proactive & experienced Packaging Machine Operators.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensure Machine is operating effectively and to maximum efficiency.
  • Automated machine operating, trouble shooting and quality checks
  • Ensure a high level of safety and housekeeping is maintained at all times
  • Ensure daily production targets are met
  • Finished product meets customer's standards and requirements.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement


    The key skills, knowledge and attributes required are:
  • Previous experience operating Packaging Machines
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a Team
  • Demonstrated problem solving, technical and communication skills.
  • A proven track record of attention to detail, delivering quality, safety and continuous improvement processes.
  • To role model Opal Values:
    Collaborative We are better together
    Agile We thrive through change
    Safe We put Safety at the centre of everything
    Extraordinary We go above and beyond
    Trustworthy We do what we say

    This position requires working rotating 12 hours shifts.

    Experience with printing for the FMCG industry would be highly regarded.

    On offer is a salary package commensurate with experience, on-site Gym, within a large ASX Listed organisation. This is a permanent position based at our Botany plant in Sydney.