Ideal role for a Uni Student studying Food Science
The Sanitarium Health Food Company is an organisation made up of a passionate group of people who believe in the potential of every Australian to live well. That’s why everything we do – from the foods we create, to our role in the community and how we care for our staff – is guided by this philosophy.
We’re Australian owned – which we think is pretty special – and we’re also proud to produce some of this country’s most loved products. From everyone’s favourite Aussie breakfast cereal, Weet-Bix, to the nutritious on-the-go liquid breakfast drink UP&GO, the leader in dairy-free milks in grocery, So Good, to our most recent brand in market: The Alternative Dairy Co Barista Milk, which is making a huge impact in the café channel.
Not only do we have great products, but we have a great team behind them. We now have an exciting opportunity for casual Technical Assistants to join our so that we can continue to produce our great products.
Reporting to the Technical Officer – Laboratory, casual Technical Assistants are responsible for ensuring the safety and quality of our products by undergoing a large volume of beverages product testing and disposal.
The successful applicant will be self-motivated with a professional attitude toward their work to assist in making a positive impact in their work environment.
This is the perfect role for a University student looking for casual work who is undergoing a degree in Food Science or similar. This role is a great pathway into working in the Food Quality industry.
Possess competent analytical skills;
Must have a high level of attention to detail;
Competency with Microsoft Office;
Ability to work unsupervised and be able to multi-task;
Ability to perform some manual lifting and pushing up to 20kg);
Well-developed interpersonal skills;
Be a team player;
Demonstrate an understanding and a commitment to OH&S in the workplace.
Reliability and good attendance record is essential
Must be available to work Sundays if required. Beneficial to be available for casual work on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
The selection process will include an interview, online and functional testing as well as internal reference checking.
We are an organisation driven by our mission and values. If you share our passion for what we do, our products and can respect our Christian based principles then this is a great opportunity for you.