Quality Controller

DR Newitt
Hayle, Cornwall
Closing date
20 Oct 2019

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Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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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 requirements 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.

Job Type: Full-time

Job vacancies from DR Newitt DR Newitt provide recruitment services to the UK, Ireland, Middle East and Worldwide FMCG market, including manufacturing, engineering and technical jobs. Established as a recruitment agency in 2002, DR Newitt’s experience of working with customers in these core markets enables us to be a key partner in the job supply chain.DR Newitt delivers permanent, contract and interim recruitment services via specialist divisions for:

  • Executive Management Jobs
  • FMCG Jobs
  • Food Jobs
  • Engineering Jobs
  • Manufacturing Jobs
  • Jobs in Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Scottish Jobs

For your perfect job, call or email us

Edinburgh Office 0131 226 5060 

Manchester Office 0161 833 0181

Email us your CV to register@drnewitt.com


Contact Us
  • 38 Melville Street
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 7HA
  • GB
  • 0131 226 5060
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