QA Team Leader

DR Newitt
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Up to £21500
12 Apr 2018
12 May 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

My client is a well-established Food Manufacturer and a market leader. Now an excellent opportunity arises to join this professional yet friendly outfit...


    To work as part of a team displaying confidence in own abilities and judgements, with responsibility for ensuring quality of products leaving site conforms to customer specifications.
    To provide support for the QA Operational Manager, with coaching/direction for the QA team members to drive continuous performance improvement.
    To ensure that all packed stock meets the required specification and through liaising with the Production Team, that production is completed as efficiently as possible without compromising product quality.
    To take the appropriate action if product fails to meet customer specification. 
    All specified equipment and environmental cleaning regimes to be implemented and documented following quality system/HACCP requirements thus ensuring to meet high standards of site hygiene/housekeeping.
    To be actively involved in the development and implementation of continuous improvement (LEAN) for the department, including Health and Safety which must take precedence.
    To be able to carry out QA functions fully in all aspects of the department. 
    As necessary be involved in the assessment of additional samples supplied by the Trading/Agronomy Departments in order to meet quality standards.
    Monitor and manage shelf life deterioration to include any immediate reporting of quality issues.
    To assist with preparation for annual site audits.
    To assist with the recording of all necessary KPI information weekly.
    Provide support to the QA Operational Manager role in the running of the department, team performance and QA functions.
    Arranging adequate sickness and holiday cover.
    To monitor and support all areas relating to quality during shift. 


You will have experience in Quality Assurance within Food Manufacturing. You do not need to have previous experience leading a team. 

SUN-TUE 7am-7pm, WED 7am-1pm

22 Days Holiday

If you are interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to or contact Andrew Donaldson on 0131 226 5060.

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