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QC Technologist

b3 jobs
c. £24,200
Closing date
12 Aug 2022

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

QC Technologist

c. £24,200
Ambient Food Production
Job ref: 8221

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to join an innovative food manufacturer who can provide a rewarding working environment.

This business has experienced tremendous success and is proud of its reputation for providing exceptional customer service and superior quality products.

About the QC Technologist job

The purpose of your role as QC Technologist will be to ensure the requirements for BRC certification and customers are met and to maintain the standards for product safety, legality, traceability, quality, hygiene, and housekeeping.

Key tasks:

  • Control the incoming goods to the risk assessed schedule, taking samples, and completing required paperwork.
  • Carry out scheduled internal audits including glass, blades, and personal hygiene.
  • Ensure the control, quarantine, and corrective action of any non-conforming products.
  • Assist with monitoring and investigation of complaints.
  • Assist with organising and assessing laboratory testing as required.
  • Create and provide certificates of conformance to customers at the point of despatch.

Skills & experience required for the QC Technologist job

  • Ideally educated to a degree level in a food science, or food technology discipline.
  • Previous food or beverage quality assurance or quality control related experience (this could be from a university placement).
  • Food Hygiene and Food Safety qualifications are a great benefit.
  • Laboratory, auditing, or HACCP knowledge is also an advantage.
  • High attention to detail, excellent communication skills, and IT literate.
  • A driving licence is preferred due to the site location and shift pattern.

More details

The QC Technologist job is based in Essex and is paying c. £24,200, which is paid at £10.32 per hour, rising to £10.43 per hour after probation plus £55 per week retention bonus. Paid overtime is also available.

The working hours are Monday to Friday, on a rotating shift pattern of 6 am – 2 pm / 2 pm – 10 pm.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button to be considered for the QC Technologist job.

After you submit your CV, we will aim to contact you in 1-2 business days, assuming your skills and experience match the job requirements as detailed.

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Alternate job titles

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


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