Beer Packline Supervisor

BENTSPOKE BREWING COMPANY is an award-winning independent craft brewery based in Canberra. Between our Braddon brewpub and our production facility known as The Cannery in Mitchell, BentSpoke produce a range of world-class craft beers and ciders.

Due to continued growth and internal promotions, we are seeking a proactive, reliable and motivated individual to join our Packline team based in Mitchell.  The role is to start ASAP and is full time hours working Monday to Friday, however shift work may be required to suit production needs therefore 24/7 availability is required.

Duties and responsibilities

This role reports to the Packline Team Leader, overseen by the Production and Head Brewer, the duties and responsibilities are:

  • Liaise closely with the Packaging Team Leader to ensure that packaging outputs and quality is in-line with current goals and demand
  • Lead, motivate, train and build effective team relationships with the packaging team
  • Ensure all relevant Standard Operating Procedures and Occupational Health and Safety procedures are followed
  • Ensure product quality and consistency
  • Ensure packaging materials are available for production
  • Maintain a high level of hygiene and sanitation across all packaging processes
  • Carry out breakdown repairs and routine maintenance across all packline machines in accordance with approved SOPS and training
  • Undertake other roles as directed by the Packaging Team Leader, Production Brewer and Head Brewer

Skills and experience

Ideally, we are seeking someone with the following skills and experience:

  • Manufacturing experience in medium/high volume FMCG environment, preferably in food and beverage
  • Mechanically minded, ideally with a trade qualification in Fitting/Turning or similar AND/OR with practical mechanical/fitting experience
  • High Risk work licence (Forklift operation) or ability to obtain one prior to commencement
  • Full Manual Driver's Licence required
  • Passion for Craft Beer
  • Mature attitude, honesty, loyalty and exceptional work ethic
  • Experience in working in a team environment
  • Proven time management and organisational skills
  • Sound communication skills
  • Ability to lift heavy objects, such as a full keg of beer or a case/s of beer

Due to the inherent physical requirements of the role, all offers of employment will be subject to passing a pre-employment medical test.

Why BentSpoke

An attractive salary package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Great team environment!

Training and development


We are lucky enough to be a part of one of the greatest industries in the world, all the BentSpoke team love beer, love talking about beer and of course love tasting beer.

BentSpoke Brewing Co. is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees.

Kindly submit all applications through the Seek portal, applications close Friday 20th March 2020.

16/03/2020 $0 ACT 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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