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Senior Manager Quality Assurance McCormick Australia Palmwoods QLD


  • Lead a genuinely fantastic team 
  • Work with a global organisation | Well established brands
  • Annual Bonus program


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

You can expect to work collaboratively with teams across the site to lead the Quality function and oversee the quality of our products and procedures by: 


  • Setting and implementing quality standards for Palmwoods operations.  
  • Ensuring efficient operation of the onsite Laboratory and externally provided Laboratory services 
  • Managing site programs including: Recall and Incident Management processes, Food Defence Plan, Customer Complaints, and HACCP.  
  • Being actively involved in Improvement Projects at the site, working with cross-functional teams.
  • Being a member of the Site Leadership Team
  • Managing the site Quality Team
  • Be involved in regional and global projects


The Benefits 

  • Lead a genuinely fantastic team of Quality professionals working in an environment that fosters a supportive culture and genuine work life balance.  
  • Global organisation with well established brands   
  • Sensational location with on-site parking 
  • Develop in role and gain exposure to development opportunities through training initiatives, wellness and talent programs 
  • Employee Engagement initiatives such as coffee vans, BBQ’s, Christmas parties 
  • Annual bonus program 
  • Generous Employee Recognition and Reward program 
  • Company paid Parental Leave entitlements 



About You

  • 5+ years of experience in quality assurance in a food manufacturing or processing environment
  • Tertiary qualifications in Food Science, Food Technology or similar field  
  • People leadership experience and strong communication skills
  • You will be highly self-motivated and enjoy working in an innovative and supportive environment


How to Apply

If you believe you are the right candidate for this position, please apply with a CV and cover letter by  17th of August.

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, color, 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.