Vacancy - Mill Operator

24 February 2017

Skretting is a Nutreco company and are recognised globally as the world leader in the production and supply of feed for farmed fish and shrimp. Locally, we are the leading supplier of fish feed in Australasia and supply to a wide range of customers located all over Australia and New Zealand. Skretting are offering a full time fixed term position initially for 3 months at our Cambridge Operations 20km from the CBD of Hobart.


As a member of a small team you will be responsible for the operation of mill and packing machinery, product batching and blending, product quality checks and records. Responsibilities include carrying out preventive maintenance when required and ensuring that a high level of WH&S, environment and housekeeping standards are maintained.

These are rotating 12 hour 4 on 4 off shift positions working 2 days & 2 nights and are ideally suited to motivated individuals who have the drive to succeed. You possess good people skills and are team oriented and can work with limited supervision in a manufacturing environment.

As a Skretting employee you will have access to a fulfilling job. There is the expectation that you will participate in competency based training provided. A Certificate 111 traineeship or a trade qualification is essential.

To be considered for this position you will possess the following requirements:

  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of computer controlled machinery
  • Be a team player
  • Strong level of literacy
  • Car class driver's licence
  • Licence to Perform High Risk Work (Fork Lift)

For additional information in relation to this position please email Scott Gatehouse at:

For a copy of the position description click here

To apply, email your application to:

Applications are to be received by COB Tuesday 7 March 2017.