Technical Manager

b3 jobs
West Sussex
£40,000 - £50,000
Closing date
14 Aug 2022

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

Technical Manager

£40,000 - £50,000
West Sussex
Job ref: 8172

The company

The business produces and supplies frozen products to a wide customer base including major retail and large catering clients. Always striving for high quality and providing excellent service, the company always puts their customers first to ensure their continued success.

About the Technical Manager job

The purpose of your role will be to lead, manage, maintain, and develop a programme of food safety quality assurance to ensure products are safe, legal, and to the quality standard that meets or exceeds customer expectations.

Key tasks:

  • Check the quality of manufactured products and ensure package integrity.
  • Audit and monitor the operational area Critical Control Points, issuing any non-conformances.
  • Assess raw materials, work in progress and finished products against agreed specifications and quality standards.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining a ‘quality culture’ and ensure all staff carry out their duties within that quality and safety framework.
  • Ensure health and safety, food safety, legality, integrity, quality, and environmental obligations are met.
  • Manage the development and implementation of the BRC Global Standard, communicating any changes and updates.
  • Prepare the site and personnel for BRCGS and customer audits and provide technical expertise during site visits.
  • Undertake complaint investigations through root cause analysis and ensure all non-conformances are logged and investigated.

Skills & experience required for the Technical Manager job

  • Strong quality assurance/technical track record within food manufacturing.
  • Ideally educated to a degree level in food science or food safety discipline.
  • Demonstrate excellent knowledge of food safety requirements, standards and legislation including BRC global standard.
  • Ideal qualifications include a minimum of Level 3 HACCP, Food Safety, Food Hygiene, Internal Auditing etc.

More details

The Technical Manager job is based in West Sussex and is paying £40,000 - £50,000 according to your experience.

The working hours are Monday to Friday, 42 hours per week.

How to apply

To be considered for the Technical Manager 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.

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Alternate job titles

Head of Technical | QA Manager | Quality Assurance Manager | Senior Quality Manager | Food Manufacturing Technical Management Jobs | Food Safety Jobs


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

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