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Packaging Operator


Location: Geelong

Job Type: Full time


Lion is a global beverage company with a portfolio that includes many market-leading names in beer, wine, spirits, seltzer & non-alcoholic drinks. Our range includes classic brands like Tooheys, Speights, XXXX and Wither Hills, and craft beer brands like Little Creatures, James Squire and New Belgium’s Fat Tire.

We employ approximately 4,000 diverse and talented individuals across the globe, predominantly in Australia, New Zealand, the United States and the UK, who are passionate about their craft and working towards a shared purpose: to champion sociability and help people to live well.

At Lion, we do everything from “land to hand,” including manufacturing, distribution, sales and marketing of our products, making Lion an exciting and complex business with a wide range of career paths. Whether you want to work in one of our breweries, in a sales role partnering our customers or a business support role in one of our offices, we invest heavily in our people’s wellbeing and their development.

At Lion, ours is a culture of going beyond - constantly pushing the boundaries to innovate, enter new markets and do things differently with a relentless focus on our customers, consumers, communities and environment. It’s a culture where we welcome difference, actively seek diversity of thought and stand for fairness. Our leading practices in gender equality, flexible working, family/ parental support, mental health and LGBTQIA make everyone feel safe, supported and respected. Above all, we promote a culture where our people can be the best they can be, really make a difference and have a great time doing it!

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At the forefront of producing our tasty ales, the Little Creatures team continue the tradition and best practice of keeping the thirst in our backyard quenched. As a Packaging Operator, you will play an integral role in working effectively and proactively as part of a shift-based team. This role will see you involved in delivering against the production plan whilst pursing improvements in safety, quality, value, and process excellence. Core to the work we do, you will be involved in supporting with operations across the packaging lines.

Little Creatures operates 24 hours Monday – Friday and this is a shift-based role rotating between morning, afternoon/evening and night shifts. This is a permanent full-time opportunity and is based on-site in Geelong, Vic.

Some of the skills you will bring to the role:

  • Team player mentality
  • Can do attitude
  • Knowledge of the FMCG industry
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced workplace

Some of the things you’ll be doing in the role:

  • Ensure efficient running of the packaging line
  • Support with standard and quality checks
  • Be involved in process improvement and innovation at the Brewery
  • Be a champion of safety within the brewery

Here at Little Creatures and Lion, we choose to be a leader in driving inclusion, diversity, and gender parity. We have an ambitious goal to reach at least 40% representation of both men and women in all teams in all areas of the business. Are you hesitating to apply because you don’t think you meet all the criteria? If you believe you are aligned with our values at Lion, we’d encourage you to still click on that apply button so we can explore your unique skill set and the value you could add to one of our teams.