Skip to main content

This job has expired

QA Technologist

b3 jobs
£24,000 + 20% night shift allowance
Closing date
30 Dec 2023

View more

Contract Type
Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

QA Technician

£24,000 plus 20% shift allowance for night shift
‎Food Manufacturing
‎Job ref: 8569

The company

This well established and long-standing company continues to manufacture high-quality food and treats that keep animals happy, healthy, and active throughout their lives. They use their own state-of-the-art UK manufacturing facilities with top-end quality control and sourcing the best quality ingredients for all their products.

About the QA Technician job

The purpose of your role will be to take responsibility for a broad range of duties to ensure their products meet all technical standards and comply with all regulations for their products to be fit for consumers.

Key tasks

  • Take responsibility for internal auditing of products and packaging and producing accurate recorded findings.
  • Oversee and investigate non-conforming products through inspection and testing, including allergen control and foreign body controls, finding, and assessing root cause analysis and cross contamination.
  • Analyse labelling and pack controls, re-work controls where necessary and ensure products are ready for release.
  • General food safety controls including (not exhaustive to) PPE, personal hygiene, and recipe control.
  • Investigate complaints and food safety incidents, providing and implementing preventative measures moving forward.

About You

The successful candidate should have some experience in auditing & traceability, as well as temperature controls. A background in a QA Tech role working to site policies and procedures would be desirable.

  • Computer literacy including Microsoft office notably Word and Excel.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

More details

The QA Technician job is based in Lancashire and is paying £24,000 plus an additional 20% shift allowance for night shift.

The package includes 20%-night shift allowance.

The working hours are Monday to Friday on rotating shifts: 6:00am-2:00pm, 2:00pm-10:00pm and 10:00pm 6:00am.

Alternate job titles

QA Auditor | Quality Assurance Auditor | Quality Auditor | QA Technologist | 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.

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

Get job alerts

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

Create alert