AVI LIMITED is known for its leading household brands across many categories including hot beverages, sweet and savoury biscuits, and snacks, frozen convenience foods, personal care products, cosmetics, shoes, accessories, and fashion apparel.
NATIONAL BRANDS LIMITED operates 5 manufacturing sites, offering world-class manufacturing facilities in Isando (Johannesburg), Rosslyn (Pretoria), Westmead, and Durban (KZN). It is home to some of the best-known South African tea, coffee, and creamer brands, including our delicious range of much-loved savoury and sweet biscuits, and our melt-in-your-mouth snack range.
We are looking for, you, a QUALITY ASSURANCE GRADUATE who would like to join a company that employs real people to do exceptional things. Are you ready?
Why our Graduates choose AVI
Real exposure and practical learning in actual working environments
Encouraged to be involved and think of alternative solutions to genuine business issues
Constant mentorship, guidance, and support
Offered meaningful work and opportunities to contribute
Held accountable for quality and delivery
What you will be doing:
You will work closely with the various subject matter experts and gain experience in quality and visual product support.
Be involved in projects related to sensory training including running panels, analysing research, compiling relevant reports, and providing feedback.
Work alongside the Quality Manager to prepare reports, using data to identify trends in the quality space.
Get involved in identifying gaps in the system.
Provide support to the Quality Manager when needed.
What you will need to be considered:
A tertiary qualification in a relevant degree (BSc Food Sciences / BSc Food Technology / BSc Bio-Tech / B. Tech)
Have a minimum average of 60% in your final year
An ability to work proficiently on Excel
Your own vehicle will be preferable
Exposure or knowledge of consumer science will be valuable
Vacation work or part-time work will be an advantage
What makes you exceptional
Producing high-quality work, being meticulous, and checking the details
Being focused on finding solutions to problems
Finding facts and applying logic
Applying technology to quantify problems and interpret data in a rational and objective manner
Coping well with pressure and remaining calm and composed
Taking initiative to get things started and make things happen
Being reliable and completing work within agreed timelines
Being confident and articulate when communicating.