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Quality Assurance Technologist

b3 jobs
£14/hr c.£27,000
Closing date
12 Mar 2024

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

Job Details

Quality Assurance Technician

£14 per hour + overtime
Food Manufacturing
Job ref: 8614

The company

This is an innovative and cutting-edge company producing unique health products derived from an original family recipe. Award winning and currently experiencing real growth plus endorsed by well-known sporting figures, this is a great time to join in on their success.

About the Quality Assurance Technician job

The purpose of your role will be to promote and encourage a culture of high standards in food safety, quality and compliance and leading by example.

Key tasks

  • Ensure that all products are made to company specifications including eg. pH, temperature, specific gravity and weight, complete quality checks to comply with legislative and regulatory requirements, as well as verifying production equipment.
  • Complete a series of checks to ensure accurate information is applied to product packaging (bottles/labels/caps/cases), and that traceability is maintained, as well as carrying out raw material intake checks. Record any non-conforming or concessioned raw materials, semi-finished or finished products have been clearly labelled by production / fulfilment to prevent accidental use.
  • Arrange sampling of semi-finished/finished products for testing and maintain accurate records of findings.
  • Maintain a clean, tidy, and safe working area and comply with hygiene and safe guidelines as well as the use of swabs for lab testing and highlight areas of poor GMP/GHP and drive improvement to find solutions to eradicate them.

About You

The successful candidate shall have food safety level 2 and a good knowledge of food systems including BRCGS Food and HACCP would be desirable.

  • A keen eye for the finer details and ability able to work fast with accuracy.
  • Be self-motivated and able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Comfortable working in a chilled environment.
  • Ideally trained in internal auditing.
  • Be and excellent communicator both written and verbally.
  • Experience with iAuditor and Excel would be preferable.

More details

The Quality Assurance Technician job is based in Cambridgeshire and is paying £14 per hour (c.£27.000) plus occasional overtime - according to your experience. Some Saturdays may be required.

The package includes company free product subscription.

The working hours are Monday - Friday 07:00am - 15:30pm and 13:30pm -22:00pm - Flexibility is essential for shift patterns.

Alternate job titles

QA Technician | QA Auditor | Quality Assurance Auditor | Quality Auditor | 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!

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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

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