Brewery & Blending Operators

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Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: NZ
Categories: Manufacturing/Operations, Science & Technology


Your Impact

As a Blending or Brewery Operator with Asahi Beverages, you will work with a wider team to help create and deliver beverages that our consumers know and love. You will be a team player with the task of ensuring the smooth operation of blending/brewing and be responsible for delivering to the deadlines and requirements of the daily production schedule, produced to-spec, on-time and in-full. Based in our Boundary Road Brewery at Papakura, this is your opportunity to be hands on across all aspects of crafting beer! from malt handling, wort production, fermentation and beer filtration, you couldn’t get closer to the action.

Key responsibilities

  • Be a key operator in the blending/brewing of a range of products to produce our beverages
  • Ensuring that there are no product losses by following in place processes and guidelines
  • Filling in and completing paperwork as required
  • Adapt to site needs, completing production and process work as required
  • Monitor and control raw material usage and handling with the aim of minimising ingredient losses
  • General cleaning of areas, tools, machinery, utensils – disposal of waste
  • Communicating with co-workers and management verbally & by telephone or e-mail
  • Troubleshooting issues as they arise and reporting anything out of the ordinary
  • Maintaining a safe work environment for yourself and your colleagues including the use of correct PPE always
  • Actively participating in any meetings and activities


About You

At Asahi Beverages we pride ourselves on hiring the right people, not only for the role, but for our organisation. Working as a Brewery Operator at Asahi Beverages will see you working with iconic brands from your childhood through to beverages you consume today. The successful individuals will display the following:

  • A proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment preferably within an FMCG environment
  • A passion for safety, ensuring that not only yourself but that your entire team is operating in a safe manner and following processes
  • An ability to speak up where necessary, make decisions and not be complacent
  • An organisational success mindset, you are willing to work on what is required at any given time
  • An ability to juggle numerous responsibilities at any given time without sacrificing quality
  • An ability to work on repetitive tasks maintaining a high level of focus
  • Experience in the food/beverage industry will be highly regarded
  • A degree in science, brewing experience and/or formal IBD brewing qualifications highly regarded but not essential
  • The ability to solve problems and make decisions, as well as think laterally and offer creative solutions.
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and adapt to change, along with the ability to work unsupervised as well as part of a team

Why Asahi Beverages?
Asahi Beverages is one of the leading beverage companies in Australia and New Zealand with a rich and varied history. Comprising some of Australia and New Zealand’s most loved brands, the company’s Regional Hub is based in Melbourne with three Business Divisions - Asahi Lifestyle Beverages (formerly Schweppes Australia) and Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) in Australia, and Asahi Beverages NZ in New Zealand. There’s always a great deal going on and opportunities abound for those ready to take them! 


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