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Quality Assurance Technician

Reed Specialist Recruitment Ltd.
£26000 - £30000 per annum
Closing date
10 Jul 2024

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Are you interested in working with a fast-growing company, working in their Food Manufacturing business?

Are you keen to learn and build yourself a career in the Food industry?

Reed Food & FMCG have been briefed to recruit for a top employer, based in Cumbria to join the business on a permanent basis. The roles will provide onsite training and is a great organisation to support your development.

Please do read on to find more information on the Responsibilities:

Quality Controller

£26,500 per annum depending on experience

Full time on site, 4 on 4 off Twilight shifts 6am to 6pm days and nights

  • Record and advise on chemistry and microbiology testing results
  • Product grading
  • Raw material grading
  • Responding to customer complaints
  • Managing vendor complaints
  • Handling and investigating CAPAs
  • Tracking bypass rates
  • Writing and tracking quality concessions
  • Environmental clean sign off
  • Trending results over time and reporting to the Quality Manager
  • Complying with safety and hygiene procedures including but not limited to: adopting safe working practices, wearing the required protective clothing and use of safety equipment appropriate to the role.

Person Specification:
  • A passion for the food industry
  • Keen to learn, hardworking and committed to gaining experience in a food manufacturing environment
  • Prepared to work flexible shift patterns
  • Either located close to Kendal/Burnside or happy to relocate

If you have the right drive and interest, and are interested in starting a new role, please do apply at your earliest convenience to be considered for an immediate interview.


Since 1960 Reed has pioneered specialist recruitment, sourcing knowledgeable, skilled professionals for jobs across the UK. 

Our experts recruit across 20 sectors, including Food & FMCG, so whether you are looking to hire your next Technical Manager, or urgently require a Head of Finance, we can help you.

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