leading hand in smithfield

job type
AU$ 130 per year
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job details

smithfield, new south wales
job category
industrial & manufacturing
job type
working hours
AU$ 130 per year
5 years
reference number
00 00
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job description

Randstad are looking for a leading hand with attention to detail to lead a team of 10 machine operators in a busy recycling plant in Smithfield.


  • Ensure paper production meets budget targets in relation to Tonnes/Day and customer quality specifications
  • Ensure safe work practices by production employees according to policies and procedures, work instructions and JSEA’s to meet legislative requirements. This includes ensuring the cleanliness of the Paper Machine area
  • Assist with the training and development of production employees to be competent within their work stations and perform to the required standard.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Achieve and improve on production targets daily
  • Attend meetings regularly to discuss repair work, improvements, etc to give the mill better run ability
  • Provide technical support and troubleshoot complex production problems
  • Supervise and oversee machinery set-ups
  • Ensure that a high standard of quality is obtained by regularly checking process conditions against check sheets, and final product parameters
  • Manage the production team to ensure performance standards, workplace policies and procedures are met

About You:

  • Paper making experience is an advantage
  • Must have a valid Forklift Licence
  • Boil maker licence
  • Current First Aid licence is an advantage
  • Front loader Licence

If you have the experience and are interested in this role click ‘APPLY NOW’ or for more information please contact Laura Mancini on 9615 5300.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Leading Hand


-Current Forklift Licence
-Front Loader licence

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification