You can work as a Plastics Production Machine Operator (General) without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided. While it is not needed, a course in Polymer Processing is available through VET (Vocational Education and Training).
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- Front End Loader Ticket
- forklift licence
- drug and alcohol test
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Plastics, Rubber & Cablemaking VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.