QA/QC Technician

Recruiter
Location
East Midlands Region
Salary
c. £22,900 + excellent benefits
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
61281
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

QA/QC Technician

Job ref: 61281 | c. 22,900 | East Midlands

The company

You will be working for a well-established and highly respected manufacture of speciality products. This business has been growing well over the last few years and this is therefore an exciting time to join the team.

The job

The purpose of the QA/QC Technician job is to support the Quality Supervisor in the day to day functions of the quality department and to be a supportive member of the technical department by ensuring compliance with the company’s food safety, HACCP, quality, GMP and H&S procedures.

You will be responsible for quality checks on incoming materials, packaging and 3rd party finished product, carrying out routine material testing and checks, preparing samples for assessment, carrying out internal audits, maintaining departmental records, reviewing external laboratory results plus assist in the investigation of product complaints foreign body finds and other potential food safety incidents.

Your experience

You will possess basic knowledge of working in a food environment with a minimum experience of having previously worked in a laboratory environment being able to understand and appreciate quality guidelines and laboratory procedures etc. A degree within a food science discipline is highly desirable and basic qualifications or an equivalent in food safety, HACCP procedures and laboratory methods would be an advantage. To succeed, you will be a confident communicator, be highly organised & methodical plus possess intermediate level IT skills, especially in Word, Excel and Outlook.

More details

The QA/QC Technician role is based in the East Midlands region and is paying c. £22,900 (£21,300 plus 7.5% shift allowance) plus excellent benefits including profit share scheme, private healthcare including dental & optical, company pension, social events, 20 days holiday + bank holidays, Christmas shutdown, service awards plus excellent company funded training and development opportunities.

The working hours are Monday to Thursday, 2.30pm – 11.00pm and Friday 12.00pm – 6.00pm, 40 hours per week.

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Giverny Medhurst, giverny@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61281.

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