Technical Assistant

Employer
b3 jobs
Location
South West England
Salary
£23,000 + bonus
Closing date
25 Mar 2019

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Function
Graduate, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Location
Somerset, Shepton Mallet, South West England
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Technical Assistant

Job ref: 62058 | £23,000 + bonus | South West

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join this growing manufacturer of extremely high-quality foods supplying a number of the multiples as well as local stores. This is a real story of success for a company which prides itself on the quality of its products.

The job

Your role as Technical Assistant is to support the Technical Manager in maintaining and enhancing quality management standards across all areas of production on a day-to-day basis. You will audit and check production systems and ensure the highest technical standards are achieved for all food produced by the company. 

You will gather and prepare microbiological samples, support taste panels, carry out internal audits including GMP, audit production paperwork, carry out equipment and calibration checks, coach and train team members in QA principles plus monitor and audit raw materials escalating any non-conformances.

Your experience

To be considered for the Technical Assistant job, you will ideally be educated to a degree level in a food science or technology discipline and possess some previous experience working in a food industry technical or QA role, either from a university placement or full-time position. You will be able to demonstrate solid knowledge of basic food hygiene, be familiar with quality management systems plus possess excellent attention to detail and communication skills.

More details

The Technical Assistant job is based in the South West region and is paying £23,000 + 10% bonus. There are two positions available, working hours are 2pm – 11pm, Tuesday to Saturday or Sunday to Thursday.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Technical Assistant job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Tom Shaw, tom@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 62058.

What happens next?

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative job titles

Technical Administrator | QA Technologist | QA Technician | Technical Coordinator | Food Technologist | Food Industry Technical Jobs | Quality Assurance Technologist | Somerset

Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
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  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

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  • Heffle Buildings
  • 33a High Street
  • Heathfield
  • TN21 8HU
  • United Kingdom
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