Quality Assurance Officer

Berkeley Vale NSW, Australia

  • Permanent full-Time position
  • Condensed work week; Work a half day Friday!
  • Reputable, stable employer on the Central Coast.

The Sanitarium Health Food Company is an Australian owned business - 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. Not only do we have great products, but we have a great team behind them. We now have an exciting opportunity for a Technical Officer to join our manufacturing site in Berkeley Vale, NSW.

The Role

Reporting to the Senior Food Technologist in our Cereals Department, the purpose of this role is to ensure product safety and quality is achieved by providing quality assurance, manufacturing and technical support.

Key Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Review all production data against process specifications for product clearance.
  • Identify, control and report on quality, legality and food safety (HACCP) issues.
  • Provide technical support to production (troubleshooting).
  • Review Certificates of Analysis of raw material.
  • Conduct quality and food safety audits and ensure corrective actions are completed.
  • Effectively coordinate pest control processes in the relevant production area.
  • Assist in the preparation of operating procedures, work instructions and other quality system documentation.
  • Implement new product development and formulations change.

The Person

The successful applicant will have a:

  • Degree Qualification in a science related discipline.
  • An analytical mindset.
  • An ability to work in a systematic, methodical and orderly manner.
  • FMCG experience is advantageous but not essential.

Our Culture

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If you are a constructive team player wanting to join a growing and progressive team then we want to hear from you! To be considered for this role, please submit your resume and cover letter addressing your suitability as soon as possible. 

Type: Permanent

Category: Manufacturing and Operations

Reference ID: SA0SANGB000002

Date Posted: 16/06/2022