The Lucas Group
  
 
Job Title Packhouse Team Supervisor
Date Posted 8/5/2018
Area/Specialty PACKING & PROCESSING/FMCG
Location Emerald, QLD
Country Australia
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id SM3065
Job Description

- Team leadership role

- Well-establish horticultural company

- Emerald, QLD

Our Client

This well-established family owned and operated horticultural company take pride in their management practices, strong, clear lines of communication and high-quality produce. The company has long established reputations for quality produce for both domestic and export markets. With over 850ha of citrus, the company is currently seeking a Packhouse Team Supervisor to join the team in their citrus packing facility.

Position

Reporting to the Packhouse Manager, the prime function of this role is to supervise the packing teams to ensure that fruit is packed to bespoke quality standards, production targets are achieved, and that staff are trained properly and thoroughly understand their role and expectations with regard to quality and productivity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maximise productivity of the packhouse team
  • Optimise returns from the packing operations
  • Adhere to food safety protocols
  • Supervise the cleaning of production lines and general packing shed
  • Supervise, train and motivate seasonal packing staff
  • Provide leadership in all aspects of quality assurance

Skills and Experience

  • Experience with fresh produce packing operations and team supervision
  • Well-organised with the ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Team-orientated with the ability to problem-solve
  • Computer literate
  • Drivers licence
  • Fork lift licence (desirable, but not essential)

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary qualifications in horticulture or front-line management (desirable, but not essential)

Remuneration

An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated to reflect skills and experience.

How To Apply

For a confidential discussion, please contact Sarah on +61 8 8201 9999 quoting reference number SM3065, or apply online with a resume and cover letter via the ‘Apply’ button.

THE LUCAS GROUP