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Warehouse Assistant

Location: Toowoomba, QLD

Status: Permanent – Full Time

Reports to: Supplement Production Foreperson

About the Business:

The core purpose of DIT AgTech is to enable farmers to produce more with less. We are prioritising the development and innovation of technology that will allow farmers to produce the food that is required for the growing population. DIT has been working closely with the agriculture industry to create a solution that allows producers an opportunity to have a more economical and sustainable business operation.

About the Role:

DIT AgTech is in the process of scaling up its water-soluble livestock supplement blending and batching operations and is looking for a motivated person to join our team. DIT currently operates two main supplement manufacturing facilities, 1 in Toowoomba and 1 in Townsville. While the role is based in Toowoomba, the role will involve travel and work across both facilities, with accommodation provide for remote work in Townsville.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operation of forklift
  • Operate bagging and batching equipment (training provided)
  • Load hoppers, jacky bins and other mixing equipment with raw material
  • Weigh raw materials using both forklift loading equipment and by hand
  • Unload raw material off trucks and load finished product onto trucks
  • Weighing and calculating raw materials using loader
  • Blend raw Materials
  • Stacking and palletising and labelling finished product ready for despatch
  • Filling out paperwork and recording production times
  • Cleaning and maintenance of various equipment in accordance with our feedsafe policies and procedures
  • Adhering to quality assurance standards and assisting in taking batch retention samples as well as maintaining product integrity
  • Following standard operating procedures and batch sheets
  • Following all OHS policies and procedures

Essential Attributes:

  • Safe working practices
  • Can follow instructions clearly
  • Has good work ethic
  • Manual drivers licence
  • Physically fit and able pass a medical, drug and alcohol test
  • Polite and presentable
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team
  • Basic math’s and english skills
  • Other Attributes that are not essential but will be viewed favourably
  • Forklift licence (training and licensing will be provided to the right candidate)
  • HR or other heavy vehicle licences
  • Experience in working in fertiliser or concrete batching
  • Warehouse experience
  • Some basic understanding or connection of Agriculture and livestock in Australia

We have a diverse and culturally rich team at DIT with employees from all over Australia and the world. The team have developed core values that we apply to everyday tasks in addition to our personal lives. We feel very strongly about what we are trying to achieve and DIT are looking for people who believe in disrupting agriculture with technology. We would like it to be understood by applicants that someone’s attitude, grit and determination will be rewarded at DIT more than years of experience.

Contact us on : +61 428754373 or +61 412599342