Technical Assistant (Contract)
Technical Assistant (Contract)
Job ref: 62372 | £23,000 | South West
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a 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.
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.
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.
The Technical Assistant job is based in the South West region and is paying £23,000. The working hours are 2pm – 11pm, Tuesday to Saturday.
This is a maternity cover contract, with a duration of 1 year.
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Alternate job titles
Technical Administrator | QA Technologist | QA Technician | Technical Coordinator | Food Technologist | Food Industry Interim Technical Jobs | Quality Assurance Technologist | Somerset