Food Process Technologist

Moorooka QLD, Australia

  • Australia's favourite cereal manufacturer
  • 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 cereal - Weet-Bix.

Starting your day with a nutritious breakfast is one of the best decisions you can make. Breakfast is a great opportunity to fuel your body and provide it with fibre, carbs, protein as well as essential vitamins and minerals to help get your day off to a great start!

Come and join the organisation that makes the breakfast and have a great day all day!

If have a background in FMCG (Fast moving consumer goods) food manufacturing, then this role may be right for you.

We are looking for a qualified Food Process Technologist who has the right culture fit, a bright attitude, 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 Bachelors level and an understanding of food processing, quality, safety, and regulation are expected.
  • Minimum 2-3+ years’ experience in food manufacturing
  • Demonstrate an understanding and commitment to WHS, Food Safety and Quality in the workplace
  • Provide expertise, guidance, and support in order 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
  • Be personable, reliable and able to work within a small team environment
  • Effective communication skills – written and verbal
  • Be able to meet the physical, technical and behavioural requirements of the role
  • Support quality systems e.g. Develop detailed procedures, support the internal audit program and conduct training where required

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 principles this is a great opportunity for you.

Applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.

Type: Permanent

Category: Science and Technology

Reference ID: SA0SANCE000055

Date Posted: 19/07/2021