Job Details
  • Reference399530B_1668984357
  • LocationTamworth
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantCaitlin Lummis
A Processing Room Foreman is current required for a family owned and operated Poultry Processing Facility based in Tintinhull.

Our Client has been suppling premium poultry products for over 60 years and 3 generations; breeding, growing and processing approximately 60,000 turkeys per year.

The Processing Foreman will be responsible for the overseeing and management of the processing room (abbattoir) which will include both operations and personnel management.

  • Ability to manage, supervise and work within the daily duties associated with the butchering and packaging of the turkeys, in accordance with company requirements and industry Standards and Guidelines.
  • Previous experience in working in a bird abattoir environment or a similar environment and preferably in a supervisory capacity.
  • Knowledge of HACCAP and associated requirements or the willingness to obtain in a short timeframe.
  • Experience in operating machinery and equipment in an abattoir environment and capacity to problem solve machinery or equipment operating failures.
  • Demonstrated experience in the use and handling of chemicals and associated regulations regarding storage and handling.
  • Demonstrated capacity to manage the production merchandise eg Cryovac bags, Cryovac clips, seasonings etc, to ensure necessary supply is maintained.
  • Strong communication skills with both staff and management
  • Forklift licence, or willing to obtain this licence.
  • Possess the physical capability to undertake the range of duties required.
  • Demonstrated commitment to implement practices which promote ethical and fair workplace practices, employment equity, cultural diversity and Work Health and Safety.

    The successful candidate will have availability to work a 38 hour week, Monday to Friday. In return, above award wages will be offered - negotiable dependent on skills and experience.

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