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Machinery Operator

Scope of job: 

We are looking for a motivated machinery operator to join our dynamic, friendly team in our Byron Bay Bakehouse.

Brookfarm is a food manufacturer with a difference – for us it starts on the family farm; our passion is to produce the highest quality real food and to make a difference to our community and the environment.

The successful candidate will help in all aspects of creating our delicious products and specifically operate our state-of-the-art packing machinery. This key part of our process requires a person to be an excellent problem solver with an eye for efficiency and a calm head under pressure.


Essential skills/experience: 

  • Excellent eye for detail and quality
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Some technological knowledge – Machinery, IT or similar
  • Physically fit
  • Ability to multitask
  • Calm under pressure
  • Positive team skills and work ethic
  • Able to work well in a positive team
  • Able to do shift work - shifts are between 5am-6pm
  • Take pride in your work
  • Leadership potential


  • Valid forklift license
  • Experience in food manufacturing
  • Machinery operation experience
  • Experience in the food industry

Hours per week will be dependent on the appropriate candidate with a view to moving into a full-time position.


Sound like you?

To apply for this position please email a Cover Letter and Resume to