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QA Technologist

b3 jobs
East Anglia
c. £23,000
Closing date
21 Jul 2021

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Graduate, Quality Assurance
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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QA Technologist

Job ref: 62894 | c. £23,000 | Essex

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to join an innovative, high quality manufacturer which supplies to various retailers throughout the UK. You will join a friendly and supportive team with a fantastic and fun working atmosphere.

The job

The purpose of your role as QA Technologist is to ensure that the requirements for both BRC certification and customers are met plus maintain the standards for product safety, legality, traceability, quality, hygiene, and housekeeping.

Key tasks:

·         Control the goods coming into the business to the risk assessed schedule, taking of samples and completion of paperwork.

·         Carry out internal audits to schedule including glass, blades, and personal hygiene.

·         Monitor the standards of hygiene, housekeeping, food safety, traceability, allergen management, legality, and quality.

·         Ensure the control, quarantine, and corrective action of non-conforming products.

·         Help with monitoring and investigating complaints, returns, weight control issues and metal finds.

·         Assist in organising and assessing laboratory testing as required.

Your experience

Ideally educated to a degree or A Level standard in a food science/technology discipline, we are looking for an efficient and confident individual with previous quality assurance or similar experience either from a full-time role or university placement.

Food Hygiene and Food Safety qualifications are a benefit and laboratory, auditing or HACCP experience would also be an advantage.

To succeed, you will have high attention to detail, and excellent communication skills and be IT literate.

More details

The QA Technologist job is based in Essex and is paying c. £23,000 including a 15% premium for when working the late shift.

The working hours are Monday to Friday, 6 am – 2 pm and 2 pm – 10 pm.


How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the QA Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

What happens next?

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly, and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All our consultants have considerable recruitment experience so you can be confident they have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

Alternate job titles

QA Technician | QA Auditor | Quality Assurance Auditor | Quality Auditor | Quality Assistant | QA Assistant | Quality Assurance Technician | Food Industry Technical QA Jobs | Essex


Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
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  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

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