Product tester holding test results while his assistant opening bottle with cosmetic product.

Product Tester

Product Testers collect product samples, conduct tests to determine quality of produce and maintain records of results.

Overview

Product Testers collect product samples, conduct tests to determine quality of produce and maintain records of results.

Day-to-day

  • collects and labels samples for inspection
  • records details of sampling procedures and sources of samples
  • prepares samples and carries out prescribed tests.

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To become a Product Tester

  • You can work as a Product Tester without formal qualifications, however, a course in a related field, such as manufacturing, engineering trades, sciences or technology may be useful. Vocational Education and Training (VET) and university are both common study pathways.

    Take a Diploma of Quality Auditing

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