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Bakery Production Supervisor

An opportunity to grow with one of Adelaide’s most reputable food production businesses, and be part of Cultivate, a growing establishment with multiple operational sites, and endless potential.

  • Working in the Adelaide Hills in a well-established and reputable organisation
  • Full Time hours across Day and Afternoon Shift | Located in Lobethal
  • Career growth opportunity| Access to PBI salary packaging

About Cultivate Food & Beverage .....

Cultivate Food & Beverage is a Social Enterprise, firmly set in the fabric of Food and Beverage manufacture in South Australia. Cultivate endeavours to deliver products created with care for customers who are focussed on maximising their efforts towards positive social impact. We take pride in our efforts to strive for best-in-class implementation of environmental sustainability practise, not only looking to improve the lives of others but also the environment that we live and work in.

Our purpose is to deliver quality Food and Beverage products while scaling social impact. Catering to the needs of our clients starts with a state-of-the-art kitchen. Then we add our most important ingredient — the people who work in it. At Cultivate, we recruit budding chefs and instil in them a pinch of purpose, a dash of pride and more than a splash of passion. That’s our recipe for success.

Essential Ingredients .....

As our new business is growing, we are casting the net looking to catch a new member of our site leadership. This hands-on supervisory position will manage high quality outcomes, ensuring quality controls are met and empowering the workforce to engage and deliver above expectation through mentoring, guiding and support. Located in Lobethal and reporting to the Bakery Production Manager this position is essential to our operations and its success and key responsibilities include:


  • Daily management of food production and storage area
  • Managing Food Safety administration
  • Guide, influence, and mentor positive outcomes of team members
  • Champion our safety & culture message
  • Active participation in the Cultivate culture program and an appetite for adapting to change


About You....

You are passionate about food and want to grow your career in the food production industry and achieve goals by leading and mentoring your team. With experience in supervising a large-scale food production environment, you will have an eye for detail, and focus on food safety and WHS in a production area along with:

  • The ability to work autonomously and in a team environment
  • Knowledge of HACCP CODEX Alimentarius 2020
  • The ability to resolve product Non-conformance reports
  • Previous experience as a Qualified Baker
  • Preferably hold a First Aid ticket and Forklift Licence.


For this role the following documents must be provided prior to a formal offer of employment with Cultivate F&B:

  • A National Police Clearance (no older than six months)
  • Evidence of right to work in Australia
  • Drivers Licence


What’s in it for you?

Not only will you become a key contributor to the success of a business based around improved community development and leading pathways out into the exciting world of food production, you will also have access to:

  • Four weeks annual leave accrued per year, plus personal leave
  • Eligible for Salary Packaging and pay less tax (See here for more information)
  • Ability to influence outcomes within a supportive network of collaborators
  • Be part of an organisation who positively impacts the community
  • An environment focused on culture and an enjoyable workspace to be proud of


If you would like to enquire further about this opportunity, please contact Jansia McCormack , Human Resources Business Partner on 0407 077 732. All enquires will be treated in confidence.

Applications close 14th February 2024
Bedford reserves the right to close applications prior to this date.


At Cultivate Food & Beverage, we believe in fostering a diverse, accepting, and inclusive workplace where everyone feels a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from individuals of all genders, as well as from First Nations people and those with disabilities. If you require any adjustments to support your application or the recruitment process, please don't hesitate to contact Bedford Recruitment on 08 8275 0211 or via email at recruitment@bedfordgroup.com.au. We're committed to fostering a welcoming and supportive environment for all candidates, and we look forward to hearing from you.