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Quality Specialist McCormick VIC 


There's never been a more exciting time to be at McCormick Australia.  We're a respected global flavour leader with more than 12,000 employees across 27 countries. From favourite drinks to iconic burgers and in every aisle in the grocery store, McCormick is flavouring many of the biggest brands you know.  What makes us a great place to work? Simple. We put people first. We champion growth, respect everyone's contributions and do what's right for our business, our people and our planet.  The best part:  we get to bring our passion for flavour to work every day.  Join us on our quest to make every meal and moment better.


The Role


This is a unique Quality Assurance role combining quality systems, data analysis, product and process implementation and improvement in a very hands-on environment, being the conduit between quality, product development and production.


You will have the opportunity to work with cross-functional teams and significant projects, gradually growing your experience to lead projects and teams.


This exciting opportunity would see you joining us in a growth phase to lead and support the practical implementation and operational adherence of new and existing Quality Programs. We are an increasingly data driven company and you can expect to use this data to support the development of Quality systems. More than just the data though, you will work collaboratively with our Production and NPD counterparts to ensure that Food Safety and quality are designed into everything we do.  As part of the Quality team, you will of course be involved in regular regulatory and customer audits.


  • Quality representative in commissioning of new production equipment and NPD projects
  • Hands on involvement in the verification and validation of quality systems in a large food manufacturing plant.
  • Integral part of the development, training, and implementation of SPC (statistical process control) systems

We are offering a strong development path for this role, so if you want the chance to lead your own projects and have the support of a knowledgeable Quality team as your grow – this could be the role for you!


The Benefits


  • Generous Employee Recognition and Reward program
  • Annual Bonus Program
  • Training & Development plans offering growth opportunities across global functions
  • Positive, friendly, and innovative work culture
  • Health and Wellbeing initiatives
  • Company paid Parental Leave entitlements

 plus loads more

About You


We are looking for someone who is ready for their career to take off! Whilst Food industry experience is necessary, it will be your ability to translate data into performance improvement and work collaboratively with multiple teams that will be the key to your success. If the below sounds like you, this could be the role for you!

  • Practical experience in a Quality Role in the food industry, ideally with exposure to multiple regulatory and customer standards.
  • Some experience with allergen management and SPC programs.
  • Hold food certification such as HACCP or Internal auditing OR be interested in undertaking these courses
  • Enjoy working with cross functional teams



If it’s time to take your career to the next step with an organisation who can give you the training and support you need, apply today for a confidential discussion.





How to Apply


If you believe you are the right candidate for this position, please apply with a CV and cover letter by the 3rd of September.


Our ambitions are bold. If you are a change-maker with a passion for flavour and an appetite for a good challenge, come have a seat at our table.  Your application will be treated in strict confidence.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  If you are a qualified applicant, you will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, colour, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Note: We will not accept unsolicited CVs from recruitment agencies/third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to line managers at McCormick.


United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.