Senior Technologist

2 weeks ago(08/01/2018 00:11)
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Job Description

About Us


Australians have a growing appetite for healthy pre-packed salads and value-added vegetables, which has resulted in significant growth and expansion for the OneHarvest organisation, one of Australia’s leading and most innovative food manufacturing companies.



About the Role


We are now seeking an experienced Senior Technologist to join our new flagship salad processing facility in our Bairnsdale factory. You will report directly to the Site Technical Manager and help drive quality systems to ensure all products and processes exceed customer and legislative expectations.



Your duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Supervising the Technical Assistants and interns
  • Reduce and report on budgeted margins, customer complaints and Lost Time Injuries
  • Adhere to all food safety and quality standards
  • Establish and maintain relationships with all relevant stakeholders, including external contractors and clients
  • Assist with audits to achieve zero major or critical non-conformances
  • Drive continuous improvements in product quality and process
  • Perform raw material assessments and provide solutions for quality issues
  • Contribute towards microbe testing


To be successful, you will ideally have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Food Science, or extensive working experience in a food processing environment
  • Auditing certifications highly advantageous
  • Relevant experience, preferably within chilled foods
  • Extensive HACCP training and be familiar with BRC, WQA and other customer standards
  • Demonstrate confident, clear communications at all levels



On Offer


 An opportunity to grow this role as your own

  • Secure, permanent role within a fast paced, continually expanding business
  • Market competitive remuneration and unique employee benefits
  • Work within a growth category area
  • Free, secure, on-site parking



How to Apply

Please visit our website at or click ‘apply now’


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