Greencore Group

Quality Assurance Supervisor - Nights

Location
Northampton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 May 2018
Closes
29 May 2018
Ref
greencore/TP/194/2111
Contact
Ms Natalia Currie
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type
Permanent

We are currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Supervisor (Nights) to lead a quality assurance team to verify that all materials including finished products are safe and conform to all relevant specification, legislation and customer requirements.

Shift pattern: Thursday - Monday 10pm - 6.30am. (starting on Wed 10pm  and finishing Monday 6.30am)

Main responsibilities
  • Complete audits and monitor the consistency of outputs across the team for compliance purposes
  • Complete KPI’s and monitor the consistency of outputs across the team for compliance purposes
  • Training the team to ensure that new process and procedures are adopted
  • Building production team capability to improve communication and understanding of technical standards
  • Investigating customer complaints or any non-conformance raised internal or externally to provide data which informs resolution
  • Organises organoleptic panel to ensure consistent quality
  • Ensure that a safe working environment exists for all employees and that as a minimum the department meets the standards set out in the SHE policy.
Ideal candidate
  • HND and/or experience within food manufacturing
  • Level 3 Food Safety
  • Level 2 Health and Safety
  • Basic knowledge of Weight legislation
  • Computer literate
  • Basic allergen awareness / practical management of allergens
  • Understanding of internal audit process
  • Understanding Technical KPIs
  • CCP training including HACCP principles for Manufacturing Unit
  • GMP; Knowledge of techniques
  • Non-conformance reporting techniques
  • Microbiological awareness – understanding of basic of food safety
  • Basic hygiene principles
  • Basic legal labelling practice.
About the company

Greencore Group plc is a fast growing, international convenience food leader. Headquartered in Ireland, Greencore has operations in the UK and the US serving major retailers and brands in both markets.

It is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products to grocery retailers in the UK and a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meals kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and foodservice outlets in the US.

Greencore has a proforma Group revenue of £2.3bn and operates out of 50 locations in the UK, the US and Ireland.

One of the reasons for joining Greencore

Opportunity:

  • We create opportunities for our people to take responsibility early in their careers, to develop their skills and capabilities, to work in a wide variety of businesses and roles, and to make a difference.