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22 June 2023

Fresh Cut Quality Assurance Positions

Job Outline

Two Fresh Cut Quality Assurance Technician Positions Available

(06:00am – 2:30pm and 02:00pm – 10:30pm)

LeaderBrand Produce Ltd, based in beautiful, sunny Gisborne, is recognised as one of New Zealand’s largest and most diverse horticultural and fresh food businesses. Our Fresh Cut Salad House produces fresh salads that are then sold across New Zealand under our own brand as well as for specific customers.

We currently have two Quality Assurance (QA) Technician vacancy to fill. We are seeking the right person with a sound understanding of food manufacturing and quality control to be part of our LeaderBrand QA team. This position is shift based reporting to the Senior Shift QA Technician. Full training will be provided to the successful applicant.

About The Role

Hours of work for the two available positions are:

  • 06:00am – 02:30pm, Monday to Friday (and when required occasional Saturday work).
  • 02:00pm – 10:30pm, Monday to Friday (and when required occasional Saturday work).

The QA Technician role involves following our set quality schedule to ensure all sample collections and testing are carried out as required.  Results are interpreted and reported accurately to ensure our critical processes are in control and all product is produced within specifications at all times. Training will be provided.

About You

So, if you are a person of high integrity, able to multitask, have an eye for detail, are confident, organised, have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and enjoy working as part of a team we would like to hear from you. LeaderBrand Produce Limited is a key employer in the Gisborne region and we are proud of the culture and team that we have created. We are a family business with a team culture, and we are looking for a team player for this role.

Please note applications for this role will only be considered if you are legally entitled to work in New Zealand. You must be a New Zealand Citizen, a permanent resident, or a holder of a current New Zealand work permit to apply for this job.