Job title: Food Technologist - Entry Level Role
Job type: Temporary
Emp type: Full-time
Pay interval: Hourly
Pay rate from: AUD $30.00
Pay rate to: AUD $35.00
Location: Western Sydney, NSW
Job ID: 44773

Job Description

Location: North Ryde Surrounds
Salary package: Up to $65K + Super + Onsite Parking
Role highlights: Working for a leading global technology-driven business with an international presence, this role will see you working in a high-performing and close-knit team. Countless opportunities to grow and move around this large company. Perfect for an ambitious New Graduate in the Science/ Health Food profession looking to grow and use your skills to benefit and improve specifically fermentation solutions for food, drink etc. You will either have attained a Masters or Bachelor's of Science or Food Technology to qualify for this role. (attaining a master's is preferred)

Role Overview
As the Fermentation Technologist, you will be reporting to the Head Team Leader, and will be responsible in preparing multiple media rooms for chemical usage and sample fermentation processes. You will be supporting the Technicians, but not limited to assisting in general housekeeping of basic lab equipment maintenance, data entry, lab management, coordinating with departments for shared equipment, inventory management and answering all enquires from customers and suppliers in a timely manner.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Setup and operation of fermentation equipment according to SOPs
  • Preparation of media per SOPs
  • Sterilisation of media and associated hardware per SOPs
  • Following all fermintation procedures
  • Clear and timely communication to all key stakeholders
  • Processing and preparation of samples and testing when required
  • Routine maintenance of other laboratory equipment and general housekeeping
  • Assist in inventory management and stocktaking

Candidate Profile:
You have attained a Bachelor of Science or Certificate of Science, Food Science and/ or Technology or equivalent and are interested growing and developing with a large global leader. This is an entry level role where you will demonstrate the ability to follow instructions, attaining hands-on experience in a laboratory setting, including experience in aseptic technique (highly desirable). You will also be able to demonstrate clear organisational skills, paired with impeccable verbal, written and interpersonal skills. You are sound being tech savvy and have the proven ability to be a highly motivated team player.

The Company, Culture & Benefits:
This company offers you the chance to come in to hit the ground running which strives to match your career objectives with a compelling cause to enable you to positively contribute, grow and uplift in your role. Laboratory experience is desirable as most skills will be taught on the job.

You will work collaboratively alongside people that are passionate about food science and safety as well as having a genuine interest in joining a leading global technology-driven business. This company is committed to providing a work environment that is:

  • safe and supports your wellbeing
  • inclusive, innovative, equitable and diverse
  • challenging, fulfilling, and interesting

The company’s culture is shaped by its team members living its values of kindness, integrity, collaboration and innovation. You will be given ample career development opportunities in different teams and play an integral part in their on-going success.

  • Global- Technologist Leader; Entry-Level Role; Career Development
  • North Ryde surrounds; Up to $65K + Super; Permanent opportunity
  • Fully Onsite; Acessible to Public Transport; Onsite Parking


If this sounds like you, please send your resume by clicking the "apply" link below. The reference number for this role is TL44773. Please allow for 3 - 5 working days for us to process all the applications. All applicants will receive feedback from us, either via email or a telephone call.

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