Technical Manager

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Location
South Central / South West
Salary
c. £40,000
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
61283
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Technical Manager

Job ref: 61283 | c. £40,000 | South Central / South West

The company

This is a challenging and rewarding role working for a long-established manufacturer. Sticking to traditional manufacturing methods, the business strives to operate as environmentally responsible as possible to produce a wide range of organic and natural products.

The job

Your role as Technical Manager will be to ensure that all food safety, quality, technical, legal and customer requirements are met in full and to manage a small team across the sites ensuring a sound structure is in place to deliver continuous improvement whilst maintaining third party certifications.

You will interpret requirements of BRC quality standard, coordinate all customer audits & visits and ensure actions raised are completed in a timely manner, ensure a comprehensive HACCP system is implemented, monitored and reviewed, monitor and ensure up to date procedures in respect of traceability, calibration, testing, production controls and other quality systems, identify any non-conformances through quality and hygiene audits ensuring corrective action is taken, maintain updated raw materials/packaging specifications, carry out audits of  suppliers as required, maintain and update customer specifications, instruct all new employees on basic hygiene, safety and the importance quality procedures, coordinate outside contractors such as laundry, pest control, waste & chemical suppliers plus control the budget for the technical and hygiene departments.

Your experience

To be considered for the Technical Manager job, you will have a solid experience within a QA or technical management role in food manufacturing, most ideally within bakery. You will have strong working knowledge of BRC standard V7, be experienced in BRC and customer audits and be HACCP qualified (Level 3). The ability to start the role promptly is highly desirable.

More details

The Technical Manager job is based in the South Central / South West region and is paying c. £40,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday, however some flexibility including weekends may be required to meet the needs of the business.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Technical Manager 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 61283.

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