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Technical Assistant

CPA Recruitment
Walsall, West Midlands
£18,000 - £22,000
Closing date
14 Jun 2021

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Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

Technical Assistant



£18,000 - £22,000


Role Summary
To assist the with day to day administrative duties and ensuring the customer and legal requirements are met.

Main Accountabilities


  • Manage the technical supplier and specification database to ensure all raw material specifications, relevant food safety documents such as HACCP, allergen statements, supplier accreditation and supplier questionnaires are available, signed and in date.
  • Issue specifications when requested.
  • Create internal specifications and complete customer product specifications
  • Investigate customer complaints and communicate appropriate responses.
  • Carry out trending of customer complaint data on a monthly and annual basis.
  • Carry out BRC and internal audits as per the defined schedule
  • Ensure measuring and monitoring devices are calibrated on a monthly basis.
  • Carry out temperature validation of chillers and freezer on a weekly basis.
  • Monitor the online automatic temperature recording systems for the warehouse freezer and chiller to ensure the systems continue to record and flag any anomalies bi weekly.
  • Compile weekly and annual data.
  • Compile annual Waste Packaging data.


Skills Required


  • A background or qualification in a food environment
  • Must have an awareness of BRC legislative requirements and the Food Information Regulation.
  • Must have HACCP training or an awareness of HACCP.
  • Good accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • The ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Experience creating or reviewing specifications.


International specialists in the provision of practical recruitment and resourcing solutions, across every sector of the food and drink industry, CPA Recruitment is a name synonymous with quality and service, as well as being a business that’s justifiably proud of its well earned reputation.

Offering a global capability, we’re able to draw on an unrivalled wealth of in-house expertise and are clearly acknowledged as one of the market leaders in our field.

Highly respected in the food & drink industry, we are dedicated to building partnerships in business, with both clients and candidates that bring, mutual benefits to all parties, on a long term basis.

With twenty year’s experience, we have grown a talented team of consultants, whose knowledge and experience and expertise of the food and drink recruitment market guarantees that success will be at your disposal to achieve your recruitment objective.

We are renowned for providing bespoke solutions, with in-built flexibility and have a long and successful history of handling both UK and overseas assignments, at all levels, on behalf of a loyal and growing client base – ranging from global blue-chip organisations to independent enterprises.

Find Us
020 8203 1000
Eclipse House
20 Sandown Road
WD24 7AE
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