Plant Operator - Canola Crushing and Refinery Mill


  • Run and understand pressing, refining processes
  • Contribute to the effective running of the plant
  • Join a fast and efficient team in a great environment in a positive culture led company

MSM Milling is Australia's leading family-owned integrated oilseed crushing, refining, packing and feed milling facility based in Manildra, a short drive from Orange in the heart of the NSW canola growing region.  We are currently undergoing major growth through expansion to new domestic and export markets and as such we are looking for two Plant Operators to join our Refinery team.

The team consists of closely-knit, skilled, and developing plant operators who work on a rotating day-night shift roster whose main responsibility is to ensure the processing of the seeds is undertaken efficiently to ensure the delivery of our high-quality oil is maintained.   

Responsibilities include:

  • Operating and maintaining equipment associated with seed crushing and oil refining, including but not limited to pumps, heating systems, vacuum systems, centrifuge, control valves.
  • Operation of the automation software system at the Control Room
  • Monitoring the operation of plant equipment and systems to minimise downtime, solving equipment problems and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Gather and report refinery process parameters through regular checking of instruments and on-site laboratory testing
  • Adhere to and enforce all applicable company health, safety and environmental policies and procedures

Key skills & experience required:

  • Experience in repairs operation and/or maintenance of mechanical processing equipment
  • Good oral and written communication skills combined with the ability to understand and perform mathematical calculations
  • Proven ability to work under pressure to meet production deadlines
  • Have excellent time management skills
  • Be flexible to meet the demands of a growing international business. 
  • Be computer literate and have experience of SCADA or demonstrate a willingness to learn
  • Hold a drivers licence. 
  • Be analytical with a curiosity to continue learning
  • Be a team player who can communicate effectively with all departments & levels of the organisation

After an initial day-shift training & induction program, you will participate in a rotating day-night shift roster, where you will work 7 shifts every fortnight.  Click here for role description. 

Closing date for applications is Thursday 15th April 2021



06/04/2021 $0 Blue Mountains & Central West 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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