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Quality Control Officer - Attn: Food Science Graduates

Salary: Negotiable Location: Brisbane Ref: SD/01155
Description: An ideal role for a Food science graduate to gain experience in a growing food manufacturer based in Brisbane’s western suburbs.

A subsidiary of a national household brand is seeking a casual Quality Control officer for a temporary contract role of approximately 2 – 3 months. Quality control is an imperative function within food manufacturing - if the product isn’t safe, it could have severe repercussions on the consumer and business, likewise if a product is not of a high quality, it will not sell. Either way you have a very important part to play! Reporting to the Quality Assurance manager your role will be to:

• Assist with HACCP program and related documentation
• Assist with audit preparations
• Ensure GMP and SOPs are being followed
• Product testing - pH, temperature, allergen management and labelling
• Investigating customer complaints & resolving non conformances
• Assist with managing recalls and withdrawals
• Providing ad hoc duties as needed by the Quality Assurance Manager

In order to be considered for this position, you will need:

• Bachelor of Food Science or Food Technology
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• A ‘can do’ positive attitude
• Professional demeanor
• Previous experience in manufacturing is favourable

An entry level hourly rate of approximately $25 per hour plus super is available for the successful candidate. If you truly prove yourself and contribute positively to the company, there is a possibility that this role will lead to a contract extension or permanent work. Interested candidates can contact Stuart Dixon at Osborne Richardson recruitment on 0405 696 655 or email your details to

NB: You must have rights to work in Australia to apply for this position.

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