Job ref: 62890 | up to £22,000 | Lancashire
This role is working for an extremely successful, BRC AA Graded food manufacturer. The business which is dedicated to supplying high quality products and combined with exceptional service, enable their food manufacturing customers to innovate and increase productivity without compromising on quality.
As QA Technician you will assist and support the QA Supervisor in liaising with all departments to ensure products and services are supplied within the agreed timescales, technical & quality standards, and legal compliance.
- Maintain accurate records of all quality assurance paperwork.
- Ensure all quality and food safety systems are operated throughout all departments with full documentation and that these meet BRC and food safety legislation.
- Assist with customer complaints: identifying root causes and determining corrective actions required to prevent further incidents.
- Develop and maintain excellent relationships with customers, external contacts, and colleagues.
- Prepare and assist in customer visits and site technical audits where necessary.
To be considered for the QA Technician job, you will ideally be educated to a degree level in a food science, food technology or related subject and/or possess food manufacturing quality assurance experience, from either a university placement or previous role.
You will have a good understanding of food safety compliance procedures, be highly organised, flexible and be able to plan your work effectively plus be IT literate.
Additional qualifications such as HACCP, Food Safety and Food Hygiene would be highly desirable.
The QA Technician job is based in Lancashire and paying up to £22,000 according to previous experience.
The working hours will be a rotating shift pattern of 06:00 - 14:30, 08:00 - 16:30 and 11:30 – 22:00, Monday to Friday, with slightly shorter hours on a Friday (full shift details can be provided on application).
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Alternate job titles
Quality Assurance Auditor | QA Auditor | Quality Technician | QA Assistant | Technical Assistant | Quality Assurance Technician | Quality Technologist | QA Technologist | Food Industry QA Jobs | Lancashire | North West