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Continuous Improvement Coordinator

Sanitarium Australia

  • Based in Berkeley Vale on the Central Coast
  • Positive and highly reputable company culture & values
  • Permanent full-time position

The Role:

This role is part of our Site leadership team, overseeing optimisation and continuous improvement programs.  The CI Coordinator will work closely with our production and site support teams to provide process improvements and operating efficiencies.

  • Motivate, encourage and empower the team to deliver quality and effective outcomes
  • Lead and facilitate cross-functional collaborative teams in optimisation and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Model and drive a constructive culture while developing team member skills in process improvement practices
  • Deliver outstanding achievements in driving operation efficiencies and change management initiatives
  • Assist to develop and maintain high performance teams
  • Engage and influence key stakeholders
  • Other CI related duties as required

Skills & Experience:

  • Formal CI / Lean manufacturing qualification.
  • 5+ years of relevant FMCG / food manufacturing experience in a continuous improvement type role.
  • High attention to detail and strong organisational skills.
  • Great communication and influencing skills with the ability to build relationships across all parts of the business.
  • Ability to work effectively with multiple stakeholders across all areas of manufacturing.
  • A quick learner with strong commercial acumen.

About Sanitarium:

Sanitarium believes in the potential of every Australian to live well.  That’s why everything we do – from the foods we create, to our role in the community and how we care and develop our staff – is guided by this philosophy. We are Australian owned, and we are also proud to produce some of Australia’s’ most loved products from the favourite Aussie breakfast cereal Weet-Bix, to the nutritious on-the-go liquid breakfast drink UP&GO and the category leader in non-dairy milks, So Good. Not only do we have great products, but we have great teams behind them.  We love what we do, we’re constantly evolving and, where there’s a chance to learn or try something new, we roll up our sleeves.  There’s never a dull moment! We are an organisation driven by our mission, vision, and values.

Our Culture:

At Sanitarium we acknowledge that for us to be truly successful and sustainable our people, our values and our philosophy need to be at the forefront of what we do. We are passionate about fostering an environment in which you can flourish and grow, where you feel valued and know that you can make a difference.

The Benefits:

  • Half-day Fridays
  • Access to a range of workplace health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Achievement awards and recognition programs
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities
  • Study assistance to support role requirements
  • Staff store and canteen
  • Discounted travel insurance for leisure bookings
  • Opportunity to contribute to community initiatives

The Application & Recruitment Process:

We are shortlisting and interviewing candidates as applications are received. The selection process will include interviews, online and functional testing as well as police, medical and reference checking.


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