About the organisation
We are Lactalis Australia, owned by the Lactalis Group, the world’s largest producer of dairy goods. With a wide range of products, Lactalis is committed to playing a daily role in the health and well-being of consumers throughout the world, via the provision of nutritious dairy products—milk, cheese, yoghurt and other soft foods and beverages.
At the heart of our business locally, we have over 2,350 passionate employees, working closely and constructively with over 500 Australian farmers to produce the finest dairy products in the country.
Pillar brands such as Paul’s, Oak, Ice Break, Harvey Fresh, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.
We are a growing global company that takes great pride in who we are. We are humble, proud and resilient. Our brands, people and know how define who we are.
We provide a safe workplace that delivers the opportunity to drive your development, and believe that true success comes from us.
Collaboration, flexibility and diversity are pillars of our environment. With knowledge and experience we encourage you to make a difference!
About the opportunity
We are seeking a passionate Quality Coordinator who is ready to make a positive impact in our business for a period of maternity leave cover. Based at our site in Harvey and reporting to the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for driving a culture of continuous improvement and quality.
You will be responsible for monitoring, taking corrective action and reporting on all quality and process related issues to ensure continuous improvement. You will monitor compliance with all business and industry regulations and standards. An integral part of your role will be carrying out audits and inspections and review the results in timely manner.
You will also be responsible for, but not limited to:
- Facilitating and maintaining Food Safety Plan including HACCP
- Assisting with external audits
- Conducting audits, inspections and reviews as required (hygiene, Glass & Brittle Plastic, GMP etc)
- Overseeing the Document Control system for the site
- Managing the lab function
- Facilitating/overseeing site calibration requirements
- Facilitating/overseeing site compliance requirements (NIP verification, DFSV sampling, sampling etc)
- Overseeing Net Content Control system
- Facilitating and chairing HACCP plan reviews
- Developing all weekly QA reports & metrics
We are seeking an individual who favours a collaborative approach, conducts thorough analysis and actively seeks out industry best practice.
To be successful in this role you will need a proactive and positive attitude, be able to build collaborative relationships with your colleagues and stakeholders. You will take pride and be committed to delivering high quality work within a deadline. You must have good organisational and time management skills, be self-motivated, and have the ability to deal with ambiguity. Solid experience in QC, QA and SAP is essential to the success of this role.
We would like to take the opportunity to thank you in advance for applying for this position, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If this isn't your time to work with us we wish you all the best in your career search and welcome you to apply for positions with Lactalis Australia in the future.
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