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Industrial / Sanitation Team Leader FMCG - Night Shift

Job No: ARYZTA22
Location: Dandenong

About Us

ARYZTA is a global leader in the supply of fresh bakery products to major retailers, food service providers and restaurants with a focus on the customer and unparalleled capabilities. These capabilities along with our passion for good food have allowed us to grow into one of the largest specialty bakery companies in the world.

Our production includes fresh baked goods such as hamburger buns, muffins, and bagels for major QSRs and retail chains via our state of the art automated production facility.

Expertise in the bakery world is one of our core principles and underpins our growth strategy, which is driven by innovation, consumer trends and exceeding customers' expectations. We pride ourselves on manufacturing excellence, food safety and sustainability across all our bakeries.


About the Role

Reporting to the Sanitation Manager, the Team Leader will be responsible for supervising sanitation work throughout the facility and performs a full range of sanitation functions in a food production plant and maintains a high standard of cleanliness in compliance with GMP, safety and quality standards.

 Working Hours/Shift

The role is predominantly night shift, however, you will need to be flexible with your availability as the position may vary to meet production demands & schedules.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Full understanding of cleaning operations and of all equipment in a bakery environment
  • Maintain accurate sanitation records e.g. (Daily Job sheets, Sieve screen inspections, Pheromones, Insectocutors)
  • Operate clean in place (CIP) systems
  • Disassemble/resemble and clean/sanitize machine parts and other equipment
  • Responsible for all sanitation duties around the plant
  • Ensure all safety, quality, people and operational issues are to be reported to the Sanitation Manager.
  • Assist in the training
  • 2IC to the Sanitation Manager and supports in planning, directing and coordinating the environmental health, food safety, quality and legal compliance and people safety programs and initiatives.


About You

  • Food Manufacturing/Industry experience is a must.
  • You must demonstrate 3-5 years in a supervisory role; leading and directing teams
  • Ability to prioritise and knowledge of the lean principles.
  • HACCAP knowledge minimum but SQF preferable
  • Level of physical fitness and resilience; able to lift 25 kg and stand for extended periods of time.
  • Experience, willingness and availability to work in a shift environment;
  • A good eye for detail and the ability to work quickly at a constant pace and be part of a team;
  • Effective Communication – liaising with other departmental team leaders to ensure a smooth work flow.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and to use initiative.
  • Understanding and application of all safety procedures.
  • Good written, numeracy and oral communication skills (read MSDS and follow instructions).


Seize this opportunity to take an active role in developing your career and be rewarded with a competitive wage along with the chance of making a real difference in an expanding international organization. 

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* We thank you in advance for your application however only short listed applicants will be contacted.

* This role is being managed directly our Aryzta ANZ HR team. We will reach out to our preferred agency partners should we require additional talent options.

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