What does it involve?
Food manufacturing workers work in all kinds of food and beverage manufacturing e.g. making flour products (miller), beer products (brewery worker) or food products. They typically work in factories or on large production lines and as they become more experienced can become Production Managers in their area of experience.
Typically, an 8 hour or shift work. Food manufacturing workers work on different parts of the production line, learning specific skills for each role. You may also undertake training on specialist equipment and may learn to make minor repairs and maintain the equipment you use.
How could I get into the industry
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How much could I earn?
$30k - $45k
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