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Senior Technical Assistant

Zest Recruitment
£38000 - £43000 per annum
Closing date
4 Jun 2024

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Our client is a leading company in the food and drink industry, dedicated to delivering high quality products for their customers. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they pride ourselves on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety in everything they do.

Role Overview:

They are seeking a skilled and experienced Senior Technical Assistant to join the dynamic technical team. As a crucial member of the team, you will play a vital role in ensuring that the site operates at the highest level of compliance and readiness for audits. You will collaborate closely with various departments including technical, production, and NPD teams to uphold their commitment to quality and safety.

Key Responsibilities:

-Support the Technical team in maintaining audit readiness and compliance at all times.
-Participate in both internal and external audit teams, ensuring adherence to regulatory standards.
-Accurately complete all necessary documentation related to technical processes and procedures.
-Collaborate closely with technical, production, and NPD teams to address any quality or safety concerns.
-Utilize previous experience in a similar role to contribute valuable insights and recommendations.
-Demonstrate expertise in BRC and HACCP standards, ensuring full compliance within the organization.


-Proficiency in BRC and HACCP standards, with a strong understanding of food safety regulations.
-Experience working with ambient products is preferred.
-Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
-Strong attention to detail and ability to maintain accuracy in documentation.
-Ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
-Proactive attitude with a commitment to continuous improvement.

The ideal candidate will be working in a similar position within food production. If you feel this exceptional opportunity is for you and you meet the above criteria, then click apply and send us an updated copy of your CV - alternatively you can send through your C.V to or phone 01780 483 999.

As you know over here at Zest we like to do things properly and always want to keep you, the candidate in the loop. Applying to this 'one of a kind' role you give Zest permission to hold your information. If you want to know more about how Zest look after your personal information please visit our privacy policy on the website


A recruitment company where every job counts.

We understand that recruitment companies often get a bad press. So, here at Zest we are bringing a refreshingly new and different approach to food and drink manufacturing recruitment. Unlike others we aim to be the recruitment company that makes sure it can be counted on at every step of the recruitment journey: every person, every job, every time.

Zest specialise because you do, and our team are dedicated to the following areas:

  • Technical & quality
  • NPD
  • Operations & production
  • Engineering
  • Supply Chain
  • Senior Appointments
  • Hygiene
  • Interim
  • Graduates

Our aim is simple, to link talented individuals with talented businesses, and we achieve this by taking a structured and industry leading approach to every step of the process.

Zest, where every job counts. 

Company info
01780 483999/ 011732 52999
Lincolnshire/ Bristol

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