QA/QC Officer - Food Science
Evolve Scientific Recruitment
About the company:
The company is a well-known food & beverage manufacturer based in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Due to substantial growth, this company is seeking a QA/QC Officer to join the team on a short-term contract basis (2-4 months).
Manufacturing on this site runs 24/7 so the ideal candidate will need to be flexible to work night shift hours. Night shift runs from 10pm - 6am, however candidates must be flexible to work across all shifts; day, afternoon and night.
This is a great opportunity for a recent graduate to kick-start their career.
About the role:
Reporting to the Laboratory Manager, your main responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- QC checks along the manufacturing line
- Raw material assessment: plating of samples, swabbing, plate reading and reporting
- Basic wet chemistry analysis (titrations, pH)
- Laboratory housekeeping
- Conduct client internal and external audits
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Food Science, Microbiology, Chemistry or related discipline.
Previous experience in the food and beverage industry would be advantageous but if you are a recent graduate with a strong work ethic, you will also be considered.
Candidates must have their own car and license as this role is not easily accessible by public transport.
You will be a quality-focused individual with excellent attention to detail, have good communication skills and have the ability to work in fast-paced environment.
How to apply:
Click on the "Apply Now" button with a cover letter addressing the selection criteria above AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed). Note: Applications only accepted from Australian / NZ residents with valid Australian work rights or temporary residents on work visas e.g. Working Holiday Visa.
Need more info:
Please call our consultants Laura Mason on 03 9040 1***.
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Why Evolve Scientific Recruitment?
Evolve is an award winning agency specialising in scientific/technical recruitment in: Pharmaceutical, Food, Biotechnology, Chemical, Petrochemical, Environmental, Health Services, Life Sciences, Mining and more.
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