Nolan Meats Employee Reviews in Gympie QLD

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Great to work for, just no balance between parenting and working
Production Worker (Former Employee) –  Gympie QLD19 May 2019
Great to work for, just no balance between parenting and working. Long disruptive hours to work being a single parent. Fantastic money and very stable.
Pros
Great shift lengths
Cons
Bad start times.
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It was good
PROCESS WORKER (Former Employee) –  Gympie QLD22 January 2018
It was very good working there very long days and nights but it was ok pay ... the people i worked with was awewome they were friendly if it wasnt for them the days n nights would have dragged out big time
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Pretty good job if u like to work hard
Work Group supervisor (Former Employee) –  Gympie QLD7 June 2017
This is not your average meat works. It is a lot harder then most but the team is very supportive. The pay is not very good, u can earn the same as a supervisor there as a slicer makes at ACC. it is a good place to start because you get to advance a lot there and learn everything unlike other meat works were u spend a life time on one job (teys bros). the work is very hard but it prepares you for other meat works as everything just gets easier when u leave :). Only bad thing is the paperwork u have to fill out once a month. very long and the same questions over and over again.
Pros
Great learning experience, close team
Cons
paper work and money are bad
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Good experience
Meat Processor (Current Employee) –  Gympie, QLD28 November 2015
Suitable for temporary work. Average pay, average work life, awkward hours. All to be expected from abattoir work. Team members all tend to get along with each other.
Pros
Social club
Cons
Pay, hours
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Work Efficiency
Slicer & Packer (Former Employee) –  Gympie, QLD16 July 2013
slice and pack meats in 5 days a week
slice various beef, pack meats quickly and efficiently
Strict management
No matter country they are, my colleague are very nice
One not accustomed to physical labor began, but then can already carry 20 kg box
Various jobs challenge
Pros
stable and high salary
Cons
high risker
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very physicas and fast paced job
Truck driver team leader 2ic (Former Employee) –  Gympie QLD14 October 2012
A typical day at work started with truck prestart check manifest and delivery dockets drive to butcher shops from the Gold Coast to Rockhampton delivering body beef, lambs, pigs and carton meat. Day time and night deliverys with keys. Unloading of truck in the yard washing of the truck and preloading for ather drivers.
I learnt about time and fatuige managment how to drive a forklift how to load a truck to a manifest.
Management was good however very demanding at times.
Co workers were a great bunch of blokes willing to lend a hand if needed.
Never starting the shift the same time every day and the 80 to 100kg pieces of body beef to be carried of the truck in the middle of the night by your self.
Job satistfaction and the challenge of delivering up to 18ton of meat to the customers with out any mistakes and the customer relations
and frendships built along the way.
Pros
social club events and staf bbq
Cons
long and inconsistant starts
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