Food and Drink Factory Worker

Prepare ingredients, operate machinery, bottle or package food and drink.
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$1208 per week
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    Moderate

    Overview

    Food and drink factory workers ensure food and beverages are created or cooked, bottled, packaged and shipped off to retail outlets.

    Work is either in a factory or industrial setting. Shift work and extended time on your feet are common.

    Suits reliable people with a basic knowledge of food production and mechanics.

    Day-to-day

    • measure, peel and slice, mix and cook ingredients
    • add spices and preservatives to food and beverages
    • control the temperature and automated processes for making products
    • monitor the quality of the product and record results during the production process
    • operate and maintain machines
    • inspect and pack the final product
    • clean and sterilise the factory processing area.
    • move products from production lines into storage and shipping areas
    • package and bottle products.

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding

    To become a Food and Drink Factory Worker

    Skills employers are looking for

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