Food Process Technologist – Permanent Fulltime role
7km south of Brisbane CBD
Great company culture and values
Play an instrumental role in ensuring product safety and quality at our factory that creates one of Australia's favourite and iconic breakfast cereals - Weet-Bix.
If you have a Technical background in FMCG (Fast moving consumer goods) food manufacturing, then this role may be right for you.
Reporting to the site Technical Manager, we are looking for a qualified Food Process Technologist to work effectively in a small Technical team environment who has the right culture fit, a bright attitude, reliable, strong technical capabilities and who is passionate about ensuring product safety and quality.
The successful applicant will:
Have relevant tertiary qualifications in Food Technology or a related science area at a minimum of Bachelor level and an understanding of food processing, quality, safety, and regulation are expected.
Minimum 2-3+ years’ experience in food manufacturing (preferred)
Strong and Effective communication and interpersonal skills – liaising with production operators and management in both written and verbal styles
Ability to develop operational procedures, support internal audit program and deliver face to face training
Demonstrate an understanding and commitment to WHS, Food Safety and Quality in the workplace
Provide expertise, guidance, and support to ensure compliance with the company’s food safety, legal and quality standards – along with compliance to any customer standards to which the company subscribes.
Participate in implementing continuous improvement initiatives.
Support Production Department to ensure that products manufactured meet defined specifications.
Gather information and generate reports as required
Be able to work unsupervised to achieve goals
Have high level of attention to detail
Be able to demonstrate computer, numeracy, and literacy skills
Have proven fault finding and problem-solving skills
Occasionally required to work out of normal hours
If you are a team player, feel you have the right skills and experience and looking for a role that you can provide value to the business and the wider community then please apply providing a cover letter and resume outlining your skills and experience for the role
We are an organisation driven by our mission and values. If you share our passion for what we do, our products and you can respect our Christian based principles this is a great opportunity for you.
Applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.