Food Safety Industry Analyst – Microbiologist (Part-time Contract) (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria


  • 12 month part-time contract on offer
  • Work for a Leading Food Safety Authority
  • Varied role applying your Relationship Building Skills and Knowledge of Food Safety


Our client is a leading Independent Authority who ensures National Food Safety Standards are met through licensing and compliance with Food Safety Programs.


This part-time (0.6) role is a 12 month contract (Maternity leave cover) with the potential to be extended. The role also has the ability to be flexible with your working hours. Reporting to the Business Intelligence Manager this position will be responsible for the effective coordination and delivery of a Food Safety verification program within the Victorian Dairy industry.

Your duties will include:

  • Coordination of all operational activities for the programs
  • Maintain accuracy and integrity of data for programs
  • Investigating and analysing data for the programs

If you are looking for a challenging role out of the laboratory that utilises your experience within the food microbiology industry, then this is the role for you. Pivotal to your success in this role will be your experience and capabilities in managing the relationships of external stakeholders. You will have experience working in a microbiology laboratory in a dairy setting, be a proven self-starter as well as have strong organisational capabilities.


To be considered for these positions, you will need to meet to following criteria:

  • Minimum tertiary qualification of a Bachelor of Science majoring in Microbiology, Food Technology/Science or relevant discipline
  • Sound understanding of Food Safety Risks and Primary Production Systems
  • Sound understanding of Microbiological Hazards
  • Experience working in a laboratory within the Dairy Industry
  • The capacity to develop and maintain constructive relationships with clients, industry groups and other key stakeholders
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills, and written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Office – Excel, Word and Access

Don’t miss out on this rare opportunity to join an Industry Leader with a team of Professionals.


To apply for this role, please forward your updated resume with a covering letter addressing the key selection criteria to Natalie at ChemSkill. To discuss this role, please call our office during business hours.

Please Note Christmas Holiday Hours: we look forward to receiving your application and will be arranging interviews for the first/second weeks of January. However, ChemSkill will be officially closed and operating with skeleton staff from December 21st until January 6th. The team at ChemSkill wishes you a safe and relaxing festive season.
Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.