Quality Works Chemist / Supervisor (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Exciting Permanent Role for Senior Manufacturing Chemist
  • Utilise your Supervisory Skills & Experience to Drive Quality
  • Further your Career with an Industry Leader


Our client manufactures Adhesives, Sealants and Coatings for a variety of uses and commercial applications. They have a significant footprint in the Australian market and have been manufacturing locally for several decades. Innovation and Customer Service are extremely important value drivers for the business, and a highly consistent, well functioning and quality product is very much a part of this business agenda.



Reporting to the Technical Director, the successful candidate will have at least 5 years of practical hands-on laboratory experience within a manufacturing environment. In this role you will be supporting the Operations team to make consistently high quality functioning products, and supervise Laboratory Staff.

You will be responsible for the Quality Management System for the site, including: managing and conducting internal audits, right through to issue resolution and close out; Customer Quality Issue investigation and corrective actions; and approval for in-bound materials and finished goods.



To be successful in your application you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Science, Technology or similar
  • Minimum of five years experience in a quality process oriented role, including routine and non-routine materials testing
  • Relevant industry experience will be well regarded
  • Successful direct people management, through leadership and coaching skills
  • Proven ability to collect and analyse data, interpret and develop strategies to address non-conformance &/or anomalies
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office suite and ERP software (SAP)
  • Strong communication, influencing and negotiation skills along with the ability to work with a range of people
  • High attention to detail, well organised and the ability to work autonomously
  • A self-starter with continuous improvement mindset to drive quality



To accept this great opportunity, please submit a targeted resume accompanied by a Letter of Application addressing the above selection criteria by using the “Apply Now” button below. To have a strictly confidential discussion about this role, please call Peter or Helen 03 9516 0100 during office hours or on 0438 620 434 after hours.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. If on this occasion you are not successful, your resume will remain on our database and you will be contacted for other roles.