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Quality Controller - FTC

b3 jobs
Home Counties
£28,500 to £29,500 pro rata
Closing date
14 Apr 2024

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Contract Type
Graduate, Quality Assurance
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Quality Controller - FTC - Accommodation available

£28,500 - £29,500 pro rata
Home Counties
Food Manufacturing
Job ref: 8638

The company

Best known for their leading innovation and high-quality stock, each and every single product is carefully nurtured creating the finest and tastiest of goods ready for supermarket sales.

About the Quality Controller job

The purpose of your role will be to take responsibility for ensuring the high quality of goods enters the packhouse and that the finished product is meeting safety, legality and quality requirements of the business customers.

Key tasks

  • Ensure that all work carried out is completed with health & safety always in mind and that all duties are carried out in accordance with regulations per outlined risk assessments.
  • Closely communicate with key managers and line staff ensuring that you’re aware of all quality issues.
  • Take a proactive approach to oversee the right quality of goods arrive in the packhouse from suppliers and make accurate and up to date records and establish a positive release that all orders are checked in accordance with the customer specifications and ready for release.
  • Ensure all the products are labelled correctly to allow accurate traceability and ensure that correct version of specifications and documents is used.
  • Maintain a clear picture of the quality products in stock and take progressive action to prevent future complaints as well as correct stock control to be maintained to ensure that product meets customer specifications and waste is minimised including shelf lives.
  • Oversee that all equipment used is maintained in good state and calibrated in correct intervals.

About You

The successful candidate should have experience within an agriculture and be able to provide flexibility to work some weekends and night shifts where required. This role is a 5 month fixed term contract.

More details

The Quality Controller job is based in Home Counties and is paying £28,500 - £29,500 pro rata according to your experience.

The package includes the offer of shared on-site accommodation inclusive of all bills.

The working hours are on average 48 hours per week and includes some weekends and night shifts where required.

Alternate job titles

QA Coordinator | Quality Assistant | QA Assistant | QA Technician | QA Auditor | Quality Assurance Jobs | Food Industry QA Jobs | Food Quality Control 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

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

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