Chemist – Entry Level, Food Testing (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
  • Contract role to commence asap for recent graduates
  • Great opportunity to build on your University skills within a NATA registered laboratory
  • Excellent facilities and a positive culture which fosters teamwork



Our client boasts state of the art laboratories and specialises in the chemical and physical testing of food products.  The work environment is friendly and supportive but always busy.



Based in the Western suburbs, our client requires a recent graduate with qualifications in chemistry or food science/technology to commence as soon as possible. The position will commence as a contract with full-time hours and will be reviewed for extension or permanency.  This is a great opportunity for graduate chemists or food technologists to work in a dynamic, professional work environment.  Full training will be provided.


The requirements for the role are:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Chemistry, Food Science/Technology or similar
  • Experience conducting analytical experiments in a laboratory and the use of instruments such as GCs and HPLCs willl be advantageous
  • Graduates with or without work experience who have initiative, leadership skills, great time management skills and a good work ethic are encouraged to apply
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with people at all levels will see you shortlisted
  • Report writing skills and computer literacy in English
  • Must have a good eye for detail and an appreciation for safety in the work place
  • Good time management skills, the ability to multi task and be calm
  • Able to work independently as well as being a good team player
  • Reliable with an excellent work ethic
  • Flexible to meet the requirements of the business



To discuss this excellent opportunity please call our team on 03 9516 0100 during office hours. To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button and ensure you attach a Resume and Cover Letter in Word Format addressing the full selection criteria.

Please Note: To be considered for this role, you must also complete an application form on our website by copying the link below:



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive daily, we cannot contact all candidates.  Please note, however, if you are not successful on this occasion, your resume will remain on our database and you will be contacted for other roles.