Food and Drink Factory Workers Nec

Overview

This occupation group covers Food and Drink Factory Workers not elsewhere classified. Occupations include: Coffee Roaster; Egg Factory Worker; Ice-cream Maker; Margarine Maker; Pasta Maker

Skills

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below. AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

Tasks

  • weighing, measuring, mixing, dissolving and boiling ingredients
  • adding materials, such as spices and preservatives, to food and beverages
  • operating heating, chilling, freezing, pasteurising, carbonating, sulphuring and desulphuring plant
  • monitoring product quality before packaging by inspecting, taking samples and adjusting treatment conditions when necessary
  • operating machines to peel, core, slice, dice, pit and juice fruit and vegetables
  • cleaning equipment, pumps, hoses, storage tanks, vessels and floors, and maintaining infestation control programs
  • regulating speed of conveyors and crusher rollers, and adjusting tension of rollers to ensure total extraction of juice from sugar cane
  • moving products from production lines into storage and shipping areas
  • packaging and bottling products

Related Occupations

Source: 1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, First Edition.
Note: The tasks associated with the occupation are to be used as guidance only. The tasks listing may include tasks associated with the grouping/category to which the occupation belongs.

Training Pathways

3 courses found.

Course name Providers
FBP30117: Certificate III in Food Processing
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Training.gov.au
Funded under:
Certificate 3 Guarantee Program (Subsidy) , Free training for Year 12 graduates (Subsidy)
Offered as:
Traineeship
Superseded by:
FBP30121 : Certificate III in Food Processing
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FBP20117: Certificate II in Food Processing
View on:
Training.gov.au
Funded under:
User Choice Program (Subsidy) , Certificate 3 Guarantee Program (Subsidy) , Free training for Year 12 graduates (Subsidy)
Offered as:
Traineeship
Superseded by:
FBP20121 : Certificate II in Food Processing
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FBP10117: Certificate I in Food Processing
View on:
Training.gov.au
Superseded by:
FBP10121 : Certificate I in Food Processing
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