Quality Assurance Auditor

Greencore Group
Closing date
30 Oct 2019

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Business Sector
Other Business Sector
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In the role of QA, the key focus will be to assist in the production of safe food, which meets customer specification and legal requirements by ensuring the effective operations of agreed procedures through regular auditing.

Sample, test, audit and monitor to verify that all processes, procedures and products are being manufactured in a safe and compliant manner
Conduct verification checks to ensure equipment is suitably calibrated to comply with required standards
Complete all necessary documentation ensuring that it is kept accurate and ready for internal and external audits and highlighting when non-conformance requires corrective action
Maintain on going communication with the team and other relevant functions ensuring they are fully aware of quality assurance results
Collect all relevant samples (products, swabs, water samples etc.), with adherence to procedures and protocols, to ensure quality, safety and legality of products sampled
Provide technical support & advice to operational staff and other teams to ensure compliance with all relevant technical standards, seeking guidance and advice from QA Area Leaders / Technical Manager where necessary
Ensure that a safe working environment exists for all employees and that as a minimum the department meets the standards set out in the safety, health and environment policy

Package description

Grow with Greencore

When we ask our people what they like most about working at Greencore, they say “the opportunities”; opportunities to take responsibility early in their careers, to build their capability and skills, and to explore a wide range of roles and businesses across our Group.

We currently have an opportunity for an existing colleague to develop their technical skills in a Quality Assurance Auditor role.  You will be a strong advocate of Food Safety and team player within the factory.

The role will be temporary for 12 weeks, with the potential to go permanent. Working days are Monday - Friday nights (10pm - 6am).

Main responsibilities

Attention to detail, good written and verbal communication skills and an adaptable approach are needed for this role in addition to:

  • Basic Computer skills for standard office practices

  • Health and Safety - level Two desirable

  • Food hygiene - level Two desirable

  • CCP training including HACCP principles for Manufacturing

  • Internal Audit Process; an Understanding of how we check food quality and the role of a QA

  • Allergen Awareness; Understanding of risks

Ideal candidate

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance

  • Pension up to 8% matched contributions

  • Company share save scheme

  • Greencore Qualifications

  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.

About the company


Greencore Group is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods. Our ambition doesn't stop at being the world’s largest sandwich producer; we’re looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too.


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