Quality Release Coordinator
Auckland, AUK, NZ
1d ago

Airport Oaks, Auckland, New Zealand)


As a Quality Release Coordinator , you will join our Release team part of the wider Quality and Food Safety team, located at our production plant in Airport Oaks.

This is a permanent full-time opportunity, working Monday-Friday with flexibility to work on Saturday & public holiday, with the main purpose of warranting effective and efficient product releases from our site.

The nature of this role is desktop-oriented, highly repetitive and consists of routine tasks / responsibilities within a pressured environment.

There is also heavy-lifting involved with sampling work. Please ensure that you have considered these requirements before making an application.

You will :

  • Check compliance and assess for release of all raw and packaging materials AND finished products
  • Be responsible for sampling of raw materials prior to release into production
  • Ensure traceability through Edec compliance of our products
  • Ensure data management of results for raw materials and finished goods
  • Ensure good communication with planning, production, logistics / warehouse and export team for material and product releasing and Edec related issues
  • Initiate, review and update SOP’s relevant to Material and Product Releasing

    You must have a tertiary qualification in Food Science or Microbiology / Chemistry. You thrive in a detail-oriented working environment, are not easily put off by routine tasks and have unparalleled dedication and commitment to your work.

    To be successful you will have :

  • Solid experience in the Quality function in a manufacturing / FMCG environment (must-have)
  • Ability to step outside of your day-to-day responsibilities and broaden your scope
  • Understanding of GMP and HACCP and intermediate Excel skills
  • Impeccable attention to details and organisational skills
  • Focus on continuous self-development and growth
  • The drive, commitment and resilience needed to succeed in a dynamic and fast-paced environment

    Danone’s mission is Bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world.

    We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices. Each time we eat and drink, we vote for the world we want to live in.

    We believe a healthy body needs healthy food. And healthy food needs a healthy planet and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies.

    Danone Nutricia Specialised Nutrition produces specialty foods for infants and young children, and our mission We make every day count for you and your baby gives meaning to everything we do.

    We operate out of 3 sites in New Zealand in Auckland and Balclutha, where our teams undertake the manufacturing, distribution, and development of our infant milks and toddler supplements with market leading brands.


  • The opportunity to constantly collaborate with teams across the business, having direct interaction with our products
  • Opportunities to step-up and take on responsibilities outside of your daily tasks
  • Endless possibilities to develop and accelerate your career
  • A chance to make a difference to our society through Specialised Nutrition
  • P roving yourself in this role could lead to future opportunities within Danone both locally and abroad. We support our employees to take ownership of developing their career within Danone and encourage moves across (as well as within) our varying functions and businesses.

    We are passionate about developing and growing our team of leaders, and that could soon include you!


    Opportunities like these don’t come around often and we will review applications as they are submitted, so if this sounds like you get in quick!

    Apply via the link below before the closing date of 7 June 2020 . Please note that only candidates with the right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this role.

    No Recruitment Agencies please.


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