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Machine Operator - Weekend Shift

Req #: 180003ZZ_en
Location: Old Toongabbie, NSW AU
Job Category: Manufacturing
Date Posted: 2/14/2018 9:29:18 PM
Baxter International


Machine Operator – Weekend Shifts

About Baxter

Baxter Healthcare provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-centre dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition; surgery products and anaesthetics; and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company’s global footprint and the critical nature of its products and services play a key role in expanding access to healthcare in emerging and developed countries. Baxter’s employees worldwide are building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care. We are a  leading manufacturer and supplier of healthcare products and services within the Australasian region and are a fast-paced technology driven organisation that strives for excellence in all areas of operations. 

The Role

Currently, we are seeking Machine Operators for our Manufacturing site at Old Toongabbie.  This 12-month, fixed term contract is a great opportunity for Engineering students who are currently completing Mechanical or Electrical Engineering qualifications to gain experience within a healthcare manufacturing facility.

The primary function of a Machine Operator is to ensure optimum quality and quantity of the machine’s output and to ensure that machine downtime is kept to a minimum through basic machine maintenance.  Other key responsibilities of the role will include; operating the machine, checking product quality, performing machine adjustments and assisting with repairs on the machine in the event of a breakdown.

You’ll earn above award remuneration and be provided with all the training required to be successful in this role.  The ordinary hours of work are based on two weekend shifts of 12 hours’ duration each (either 11am -11pm or 11pm-11am).


• Mechanically and mathematically oriented, having completed Year 12 mathematics at a minimum
• Currently working towards completion of a Mechanical or Electrical Engineering qualification
• Proven ability to work with minimal supervision
• Willing to be involved in, and work in a close team environment
• Demonstrated attention to detail
• Proven ability to apply critical thinking to solve problems
• Reliable, punctual and flexible to work overtime if required

A Career That Matters

Baxter employees are united in a mission to save and sustain lives. We are passionate about applying scientific innovation to meet the needs of the millions of people worldwide who depend on our medically necessary therapies and technologies. We focus on increasing access to healthcare, innovating in crucial areas of unmet need, and pursuing creative collaborations that bring our mission to life for patients every day.

Apply today and experience a career that matters! Applications close 28 February 2018.

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.

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