Quality Assurance Technician

Recruiter
Location
South West England
Salary
c. £16,000
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Ref
61253
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Quality Assurance Technician
Job ref: 61253 | c. £16,000 | South West

The company

The business manufacturers high quality, tasty products which are supplied into selected UK retailers plus specialist shops and delis.

The job

The purpose of the Quality Assurance Technician is to ensure that the site adheres to legal compliance, food safety and quality standards and KPI targets. You will support the site in the production of the highest quality products with maximum plant efficiencies and minimum wastage. Key responsibilities include maintaining the quality management system to ensure that all relevant standards (e.g. BRC, HACCP, and Customer Code of Practice) are achieved, implement food safety & quality strategies, assisting with NPD trials, carrying out product quality assessments and raw material checks plus support the awareness of the importance of food quality for all employees.

Your experience

You should ideally be of graduate / HND calibre in a related discipline and have some quality assurance experience within an FMCG environment, most preferably food manufacturing.  You will ideally have a good working knowledge of quality assurance principles, GMP and internal auditing plus an awareness of HACCP and BRC requirements. You will possess excellent English communication skills plus be a problem solver and have high attention to detail.

More details

The Quality Assurance Technician role is based in the South West region and is paying c. £16,000, calculated at £8.30 per hour for a 37.5 hour week. The working hours are 6am – 2pm, Monday to Friday.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Quality Assurance Technician job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Emily Snaith, emily@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61253.

What happens next?

After applying for jobs, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.