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Technical Assistant

Jarvis Johnson
London (Greater)
£25k per annum
Closing date
21 Jul 2022

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Contract Type
Graduate, Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

Our client, a multi-site family-run food manufacturer is looking for a Technical Assistant to work for their site based in Southeast London.  The successful candidate will oversee the Quality Assurance of products whilst ensuring Food Safety Standards are met.


Reporting to the Technical Manager, responsibilities for the role will include:

  • Completion of daily checks of products including hygiene, glass, metal detector and personal hygiene
  • Monitoring of the production process
  • Collection and submission of product and environmental samples for laboratory
  • Providing training to the staff
  • Quality control of raw materials and finished products
  • Completion of customers questionnaires
  • Investigating the customer complaints
  • Managing HACCP methods
  • Development & Implementation of systems and processes
  • Signing off the production documentation



Essential / Desirable skills include:

  • Previous experience within a similar role is essential
  • Previous experience within a chilled food supply chain is preferred
  • An accurate and methodical approach with an attention for detail is essential


The Company:

  • Passionate and dynamic company
  • High quality and varied range of food products in a growth market sector
  • Market-leading and award-winning organisation
  • Easily accessible via public transport



The working hours are Monday – Friday 6:30am -3:00pm . The salary for the role is 25k per annum.


If you are interested, please respond AS SOON AS POSSIBLE quoting reference number JJ-P4656 with an updated CV, an indication of your current salary and your availability.




Jarvis Johnson is a Specialist Recruitment and Interim Management Agency, set up by Technical Managers and “Placing Technical First” for the Food Manufacturing Industry.

We have a total database of over 6,500 candidates within our specialist areas of Technical, Quality and NPD, built up over the last 20 years.  

We identify candidates with specialist experience, seeking referrals from influential candidates within the market, combined with advertising on Food Industry specific and generalist job boards as well as searching external databases and our very wide LinkedIn Network.

We truly believe in building strong relationships with both our candidates and clients and we go the extra mile to find candidates who really fit in terms of experience, skills and personality/ culture fit.

If you’re an Interim Manager who wants to be notified on upcoming assignments or you are looking for a new permanent role and want to be kept updated on new vacancies then please email an updated CV together with location and remuneration details to 

If you are representing a Food Company and want to find out more about our Recruitment / Interim Management  services then please email  for a copy of our Terms of Business or call 01302 366967 to speak to our ex-Technical Manager Managing Director, Lisa Johnson


Find Us
01302 366967
70-72 Nottingham Road
NG18 1BN
United Kingdom
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