Greencore Group

Process Technologist

2 days left

Location
Northampton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
greencore/TP/195/911
Contact
Mr Keith Lackie
Function
Technical
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type
Permanent

We are currently looking for a Process Technologist to join us to ensure HACCP system & food safety process are fully validated and compliant with legislation, customer & group requirements. You will also support the day to day delivering of individual projects and to achieve customer, site and category technical goals and budget and/or quality objectives.

Main responsibilities
  • To support the Technical Process Manager in overall team management where necessary
 
  • To deputised in Technical Process Systems Managers absence & provide key cover for peers
 
  • To ensure that process and finished products controls via HACCP are effective in ensuring the safety of food manufactured and satisfy the site due diligence requirements
 
  • Key responsibility for site HACCP validation
 
  • Play a key role in the Technical Services HACCP team
 
  • Support, maintain and implement the data capture systems or equivalent at site – including troubleshooting, writing procedures, reviewing & publishing data
 
  • To adopt a proactive approach to the factory, provide trouble shooting and a point of reference
 
  • Maintenance of factory manufacturing specification documentation
 
  • The role includes day to day interface with the factory teams, other members of the technical team and supports the innovations team in the NPD process as directed by the Technical Process Manager
 
  • Support on project implementation as directed by the Process Technical Manager & SME teams
 
  • Play a key role on the site internal audit team
 
  • Support complaints investigations and raw materials specifications systems as required
 
  • To play a support role in all customer, group & audit visits
 
  • Promote a Health, Safety and environmentally conscious working environment
 
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as required
 

  • Ensure that Food Safety legislation and guidelines, as well as Company Policy, are adhered to.
Ideal candidate
    Preferably Degree level or equivalent in food science or food related discipline
 

    Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a chilled food environment
 

    Minimum Level 3 HACCP
 

    Minimum Level 3 Food Hygiene
 

    Internal auditing qualification
 

    Sensory qualification
 

    IOSH – an advantage
 

    Risk assessment, problem-solving and decision making skills
 

    Analytical skills, comfortable with dealing with complex data
 

    Must be able to manage own time and ability to prioritise workloads, leading to the completion all key tasks in line with challenging schedules
 

    Good IT knowledge
 

    Good attention to detail.
About the company

Greencore Group is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods. Our ambition doesn’t stop at being the world’s largest sandwich producer, we’re looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too.