QA Technologist

b3 jobs
South Wales
£24,000 - £25,000
Closing date
9 Jul 2022

View more

Contract Type
Graduate, Quality Assurance
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

QA Technologist

£24,000 - £25,000
South Wales - Torfaen
Chilled Food
Job ref: 8183

The company

We are seeking a talented and passionate individual to work for a leading provider of premium quality specialist products to food manufacturers, foodservice, and retailers throughout the UK.

With a constantly expanding portfolio and innovative approach to food, the business can provide customers with products tailored to their individual needs.

About the QA Technologist job

The purpose of your role will be to ensure all products produced are safe and legal; manufactured to standards that meet or exceed all agreed internal and external specifications.

Key tasks:

  • Ensure that all products manufactured comply with customer standards including quality, safety, and legality.
  • Collate product samples for routine microbiological testing and organise retained samples.
  • Maintain a technical presence on the factory floor throughout the shift and provide technical support to the production team.
  • Set the standards on the factory floor and improve upon these with production teams through coaching and knowledge transfer.
  • Ensure that the factory floor is audit ready 365 days of the year.

Skills & experience required for the QA Technologist job

  • Previous food industry QA/technical experience is preferred, this could be from a university placement or full-time role.
  • Ideally educated to a degree/HND level or equivalent in food science, food technology or a related subject.
  • Excellent attention to detail, be well organised, have good communication skills and be IT literate including Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel, Outlook etc.
  • Additional qualifications including HACCP, Food Safety and Food Hygiene are all desirable.
  • A background of working with chilled, prepared food is also an advantage.

More details

The QA Technologist job is based in Torfaen, South Wales and is paying £24,000 - £25,000 according to your experience.

The working hours will be a weekly rotation of day and night shifts. Sunday - Thursday, 10 pm - 6 am and Monday - Thursday, 2 pm – 10 pm.

How to apply

To be considered for the QA Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

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

On applying for this job, you consent to b3 jobs ltd holding your details on file to contact you about your job search. For full details of our GDPR policy, please refer to the b3 jobs website.

Alternate job titles

QA Technician | QA Auditor | Quality Assurance Auditor | Quality Auditor | Quality Assistant | QA Assistant | Quality Assurance Technician | Food Industry Technical QA 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!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • 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!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit

Food Industry Graduates

If you are graduating soon and looking for your first job in food manufacturing, have a look at our Graduate Resource Hub on the b3 jobs website.

Here you will find everything you need to get started on searching for a new position, from CV and cover letter writing tips, sample food industry job descriptions, informative and entertaining blog posts, useful links and even live graduate vacancies you can apply for.

Find Us
01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
East Sussex
TN21 8HU

Apply for QA Technologist

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

Click here to find out more about TopCV

Add a cover message

Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on FoodmanJobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs