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Immerse yourself in Raglan Food Co’s culture and develop a holistic understanding of the company’s operations.

About the Role

As a Trainee, you will gain a broad understanding of all areas of RFC’s operation. In Stage One (4 months), you will learn about tank fill, warehouse, production, dispatch, supply chain and product design. In Stage Two (2 months), you will help out the office team with a variety of everyday analytical tasks, production forecasts & calculations, commercial calculations, preparing operating reports, marketing, factory tours, administration, HR, and general tasks to support the management team.

Responsibilities

  • To immerse themselves in all departments and develop a holistic understanding of the company’s operations.
  • To assist each departmental lead (as assigned) with improvement projects or work streams as determined by the lead in the allotted time frame.
  • To enquire, challenge and probe aspects of the departmental operations in a manner that seeks to build efficiencies and minimise waste in those departments.
  • To report findings and convey understanding and learnings to upper management at set intervals.
  • To make themselves available to each department whilst training to ensure the efficient and smooth operation of the factory, including covering for staff if required.

Requirements

Qualification: Relevant University-level qualification is advantageous but not essential.

Work Experience: Not necessary, but may be advantageous.

A positive attitude and a growth mindset.

Capable of performing in a fast-paced environment.

Good understanding of team dynamics and how to be a team player.

Good communication skills.

Come Inside Our World

Image ID: Low angle photograph of Seb and Tesh smiling and jumping in front of the RFC logo on the front of the RFC factory.
Image ID: Landscape photograph of the RFC factory from a distance.
Image ID: A muralist is painting the a mural inside the RFC factory.
Image ID: A person is doing a child's pose on a yoga mat, with a bottle of RFC kefir next to them.
Image ID: With several products from RFC and other vegan businesses in the background. A dog in the foreground is raising it's paw up to Tesh's hand, Tesh is sitting and smiling at the dog.
Image ID: Illustration of smiling coconut wearing a name badge, standing on an island with a coconut tree.

About the RFC Trainee Program

  • The Trainee Program has a duration of 6 months and may lead to a permanent position within the company after that time period.
  • We hire up to two trainees per year depending on business needs.
  • We are open to receiving applications throughout the year.

Apply Here!

We accept applications throughout the year. Leave us your details and we’ll let you know if a trainee position opens up.

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