QA Supervisor

b3 jobs
North West England
£35,000 - £40,000
Closing date
13 Aug 2022

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

QA Supervisor

£35,000 - £40,000
North West – Greater Manchester
Chilled, Prepared Food
Job ref: 8222

The company

The business is a well-established chilled manufacturer that produces both own brand and retailer products which are supplied into the major UK multiples.

With a brand-new manufacturing unit, the business has undergone rapid growth and success with more exciting expansion plans on the way.

About the QA Supervisor job

The purpose of your role will be to implement the quality and process audit service to ensure the objectives detailed in the quality manual are achieved, and to ensure product safety, legality and quality are achieved and maintained.

Key tasks:

  • Assist in the operation of the QA function by maintaining satisfactory standards of performance regarding food safety, hygiene, discipline and health and safety.
  • Complete QA tasks in their absence such as glass & plastic audits, foreign body audits, shelf-life monitoring, and process checks.
  • Assist the department in the preparation for customer visits and audits.
  • Carry out training, development, and performance monitoring of the Quality Auditors.
  • Liaise with external laboratory, organise the laboratory schedule, and action any out of specification results.
  • Assist in customer complaint investigations.
  • Issue and report any non-conformances, place non-conforming stock on hold, and ensure the hold procedure is followed correctly.

Skills & experience required for the QA Supervisor job

  • Strong quality assurance track record within the food manufacturing industry.
  • Educated to a degree level in food science, food technology or related subject is preferred.
  • Experience training other staff members.
  • HACCP 2/3, Food Hygiene 2/3, and Internal Auditing qualifications are preferred.
  • A background of working in chilled, high risk or prepared products is highly desirable.
  • Collate, audit and archive production process paperwork, ensuring document control is correct.

More details

The QA Supervisor job is based in Greater Manchester and is paying £35,000 - £40,000 according to your experience.

The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

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Alternate job titles

Quality Supervisor | QA Supervisor | Quality Assurance Supervisor | Quality Manager | Senior Quality Auditor | QA Team Leader


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