Quality Controller

DR Newitt
£22,000 per annum
10 Jul 2019
10 Aug 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Are you ready to start your food industry career?

I am recruiting a Quality Controller for a well-established food company based in Cornwall.

The Role:

  • Checking and communicating quality control of produce in line with business guidance, standards and within timescale requirements for the company.
  • Directing Intake/Packhouse Operatives on quality control standards required.
  • Prioritise produce for quality control as directed by the business.
  • Liaise and communicate with managers and other teams of on Quality Control standards.
  • Manage health and safety including hygiene standards which impact on quality control requirements.  Report any issues to Supervisor/ Managers.
  • Check all quality control paperwork has been completed.
  • Monitor and report on produce and issues
  • Able to give clear and direct communication within timescales set by the business.
  • Liaising with the Intake and Packhouse Management team, including supervisors.
  • Able to train and advise packhouse operatives and intake teams, including supervisors.
  • Implement hygiene and standards of Health and Safety in line with quality control.
  • Report and complete documentation where required.

The Candidate:

  • Previous experience gained within a similar produce quality control environment.
  • Understand the quality control standards set by the business; understand all the elements which impact on quality.
  • HACCP (desirable)
  • IT Competent, able to use spreadsheets, emails, reports, word documents.
  • Clear communicator
  • Able to work to timescales and prioritise work tasks.
  • Resilient with the ability to meet customer specifications as directed.
  • Experienced in produce quality control, have a clear understanding of standard requirement s set.
  • Able to advise and train employees to meet quality control standards where required.
  • Able to complete necessary documentation, including some reports.

What’s on Offer?

  • A salary of around £22,000 per annum
  • Monday-Saturday- Business Hours
  • 20 days holidays + Statutory Holidays

If the above role could be of interest and you would like further information, please call Sully (Sulaimaan Akhtar) at D R Newitt Recruitment on 0131 226 5060 or send an email over to sulaimaan.akhtar@drnewitt.com.