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Technical Assistant

b3 jobs
Competitive salary
Closing date
21 Nov 2021

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Contract Type
Graduate, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

Technical Assistant

Job ref: 7921 | Competitive Salary DOE | Somerset

The company

Established for over 40 years, this producer of high-quality and award-winning products strives to provide only the very best food to their customers.

The job

The purpose of your role as Technical Assistant is to work closely with management to ensure all areas of the Food Safety System are constantly maintained.

Key tasks:

  • Assist in maintaining the site A grade BRC accreditation.
  • Carry out regular internal auditing of the Quality System and site hygiene.
  • Creation and management of the product labelling system.
  • Creation of standard operating procedures for production processes.
  • Assist with the development of new products and nutritional information.
  • Assist with customer complaint handling.
  • Supplier approval management.
  • Assist with the management of the site HACCP.

About you

Key skills and experience for the Technical Assistant include:

  • Ideally educated to a degree level in a food science, food technology or similar discipline.
  • Previous experience working in a technical/quality assurance focused role within food or beverage production.
  • Experience of HACCP and BRC is highly beneficial.
  • High attention to detail.
  • PC Literate

More details

The Technical Assistant job is based in Somerset and is paying a competitive salary according to your experience.

The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8 am – 4.30 pm.

If you do not currently live in the Somerset region, the company is still keen to hear from candidates who would be willing to relocate.

How to apply

To be considered for the Technical Assistant job, please click the Apply button.

After submitting your CV, we aim to contact you in 1-2 business days on the assumption that your skills and experience match the job requirements.

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Alternative job titles

Technical Assistant | Technical Admin Assistant | Technical Coordinator | Food Technologist | Food Technical Jobs


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

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01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
TN21 8HU
United Kingdom
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