The Company

Boortmalt (the malting business of the French cooperative group AXEREAL) is currently the largest malting company globally with 3 million tonnes of malt sold throughout the world every year.

Our 1000 employees spread over 5 continents are focused on producing an extensive range of high- quality malt types in order to meet the requirements of our brewing and distilling customers around the world.

By using the most modern production techniques and with our far-reaching logistics capability, we are able to supply world markets both effectively and efficiently.


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Permanent contract


Main tasks

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Boortmalt Australia team as a Production Operator. Reporting into the Production Manager, you will be based at our plant in Minto – New South Wales. As an integral member of the production team, you will be responsible for various aspects of malt production, raw material assessment, supply chain functions and laboratory analysis. This role will rotate through all aspects of Malt production and require participation in physical tasks, a focus on plant hygiene and diligent paperwork skills.


Responsible for monitoring of process conditions, ensuring malting objectives set by the production manager are achieved;

The Production Operator will rotate through various aspects of the malting process, including dry grain handling, basic laboratory analysis, plant control and hygiene activities;

Ensure break downs or perceived problems are communicated in a timely manor;

Accountable for the safety of yourself, your work colleagues, customers and contractors. Work to achieve a zero harm environment and strive for continuous improvement on EH&S performance;

Contribute to the development of a food safety culture. Adhere to processes and procedures, and directions in relation to food safety and quality management;

Ensure plant HACCP, Quality and Continuous Improvement systems are followed and requirements are met;

As part of the production team, work to meet daily operational KPI’s.

Master we are looking for ?

This role will require the candidate to participate in 24 hour rotational shift work which will include weekends and public holidays;

A Degree or Certificate in Science or Agriculture is preferred but not required;

You will be a self-starter, agile, robust, and a resilient team player able to thrive in a fast-paced working environment grasping a broad range of activities, adhere to processes, take initiatives and contribute towards building a strong safety culture;

Strong technical knowledge and aptitude; Practical and systematic problem-solving skills; Excellent interpersonal, English communication skills; Practical computer skills; SCADA operation experience;

Be able to work autonomously, be self-motivated and proactive;

Ability to partake in physically challenging hygiene activities within an industrial environment;

Ability to be flexible under changing environment, workloads, and timelines;

Ability to contribute in a team environment through developing positive working relationships that are based on integrity and trust;

Be able to pass a pre employment medical as well as a Drug and Alcohol test

Masters of Malt's treasure

We offer an attractive salary and benefits package and as part of a global organisation can offer career opportunities internationally. As Masters of Malt we want to be a great employer, focusing on flexibility, inclusion, collaboration and health and wellbeing. We live our values, putting people at the heart of what we do.

"Strive - our ambition is to be the best maltster that's why every day we commit to challenge ourselves to achieve the highest level.

 "Care - our strength is magnificent when we care for our earth, our colleagues and our business partners. We encourage trust, respect and treat each other with respect. We believe that Diversity makes us stronger.

“Inspire - We adopt a long-term orientation delivering sustainable performance through innovation and digitisation, becoming praised Masters of Malt.

“Explore – thinking out of the box and embracing pioneer ideas to become a source of motivation, we like challenging the statu quo to develop full potential.