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Value Add Shift Manager (6 Month Fixed Term / Secondment Opportunity)

Bega Cheese Group is home to many trusted and wholesome food brands enjoyed in Australia and around the world. Our growth story of becoming a successful ASX listed company with a turnover in excess of $1.5 billion, and over 2000 employees is made possible by our values and outward looking perspective. If you believe in building a Great Australian Food Company, you are curious and creative, and invested in the success and growth of others as much as your own, then you might be the one we are looking for!


With a strong regional focus and dedication to community, we are proud of our heritage which continues to build outstanding opportunities for people to develop and thrive.

The opportunity/team

We are currently seeking applications for a Value-Add Shift Manager to join our production team at The Peanut Company of Australia (PCA), a division of Bega Foods for a 6-month fixed term period.  The successful person will manage the day to day operation of the plant shift, determine efficiency improvements and preventative maintenance and provide leadership to shift staff (approximately 8 people) to achieve required Safety, Quality and Production performance.


Rostered shifts are 6am to 6pm or 6pm to 6am shifts working 152 hours over 28 days arrangement.

To be successful in this role

We look for potential, not only performance. To be successful you will be open about your strengths and weaknesses and prepared to challenge yourself. We value diversity of thinking, experiences and perspectives and listening. Bega people support each other to achieve together.


Additionally you will have:

  • Experience in a similar role having managed up to 8 production staff that comply to policies, procedures and standards
  • Certificate IV or above in Frontline Management and/or WHS qualification or equivalent experience
  • Ability to coach, motivate and develop staff
  • Ability to uphold OH&S and quality requirements always
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Forklift license and driving experience (highly desirable)
  • Previous food manufacturing experience (highly desirable)


Bega provides a competitive salary, certified training opportunities and a supportive team environment.


We want to learn about you.  Send us a Resume and cover letter describing your strengths and how you might apply them
in this role.


Applications close 11 October 2019.

We accept applications from all people with the right to live and work in Australia.


Recruiters, we appreciate your interest, but we've got this one covered, thanks.

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