Bega Cheese Group is home to many trusted and wholesome food brands enjoyed in Australia and around the world. Our growth story of becoming a successful ASX listed company with a turnover in excess of $1.5 billion, and over 2000 employees is made possible by our values and outward looking perspective.
If you believe in building a Great Australian Food Company, you are curious and creative, and invested in the success and growth of others as much as your own, then you might be the one we are looking for!
With a strong regional focus and dedication to community, we are proud of our heritage which continues to build outstanding opportunities for people to develop and thrive.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a skilled individual to join our established and customer focused Quality team in the role of Laboratory Technician on a Full Time - Permanent basis.
The successful candidate will have experience and knowledge in laboratory testing and have undertaken some formal testing (Tertiary or Tafe) and have a desire to Learn.
Reporting to the Quality Manager, this role will be responsible for aspects of analytical and technical delivery, safety and hygiene compliance and quality control. The Laboratory Technician will support a range of laboratory functions and routine tasks, including physical, chemical and microbiological analysis and supplier milk testing.
To be successful in this role:
We look for potential, not only performance. To be successful you will be open about your strengths and weaknesses and be prepared to challenge yourself.
We value diversity of thinking, experiences, perspectives and listening.
Bega people support each other to achieve together.
Additionally you will have:
- A Tertiary or Tafe qualification in Laboratory Testing or Food Science (Desired)
- Food Industry experience or knowledge (an advantage)
- An understanding of Quality Management, Environmental Management (Pathogen) programs and Hygiene control Systems in Food industrial application
- Good communicator, practical, team player, able to relate to all levels within the organisation
- Behaviours that are consistent with the Bega Cheese values
We want to learn about you. If you are curious, creative, invested in the growth and development of others as much as yourself and meet most of the competencies outlined above then we encourage you to apply by clicking APPLY now, alternatively you can visit our website at www.bega.com.au - Positions can be located under current vacancies > Positions vacant > Laboratory Technician
Please include with your application a cover letter describing your strengths and how you might apply them to this role.
Employees who are short-listed will be invited to an interview.
Applications close: Friday 12th July 2019 at 5pm.
Please note, we can only accept applications from people with the right to live and work in Australia.
Recruiters, we appreciate your interest, but we've got this one covered thanks!