Food Quality Assurance Jobs

Food quality assurance jobs are very important in the industry. People in this role set up and monitor procedures to ensure that only the correct standard of services and products are available for consumers. With the digital age making it so much easier for news and stories to travel, poor quality products and services can be the downfall of an organisation and these jobs in quality control are designed to remove that concern.

Often referred to as QA jobs or QC jobs, jobs in quality assurance usually require a degree to show core skills in logical thinking and problem solving, as well as strong communication skills, research and the ability to work in a team. Certain degrees will provide an advantage if they have covered areas that will be relevant in food quality assurance roles. While postgraduate study is not required, there are courses that relate close to QA jobs and will be beneficial.

There are other ways into the profession through practical experience and vocational courses that will allow you to be trained up while working and this could be of use to an employer, but there are many core skills developed at university for food quality control jobs that will make degree holders valuable. After implementing quality control practices and identifying the results delivered, presenting reports to senior levels and developing materials that can be shown to customers keep them loyal to the products.

There are many areas that you can specialise in to further your career, and in larger organisations, the chances to specialise may come around more often than in smaller ones. As a result, having an idea of where you want to go and what you want to do can help you make a decision about food quality jobs. Some development paths will have more customer interaction than others and could also be more technical or management based, so there are a lot of considerations and options to choose from.

QA and QC roles may involve a certain amount of travelling, especially at an experienced level. If there are many sites that need to be monitored, or staff that require supervision and guidance, you may need to travel between them to ensure everything is running well and to the implemented to practice standards. Any report or office work will be done at the location you would normally spend most of your time.

Food quality assurance jobs are varied and can be very challenging as the customer’s needs change and develop. Keeping up with those changes and ensuring the quality is as good as possible on all products and services will safeguard the success of an organisation.

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  • QA Inspector x 2 FTC

    Paddock Wood, Tonbridge £18,000 negotiable Mack

    We are looking for two enthusiastic Quality Assurance Inspectors to join us on a fixed term basis in order to enhance our QA team

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  • Quality Assurance Manager | London | Nights | £31k

    England, London £31000.00 per annum MorePeople

    We're looking for someone to lead and co-ordinate the work of the quality assurance teams on nights to deliver and implement service improvement.


  • Raw Materials Technologist

    England, Nottinghamshire £21000 - £24000 per annum Zest Recruitment

    We are currently shortlisting for a new position as a Raw Materials Technologist.


  • Quality Manager

    London c. £35,000 b3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality Manager Job ref: 60829 | c. £35,000 | London The company This role is working for a large manufacturer of recognisable UK brands. Part of a...


  • Quality Assurance Manager

    Yorkshire and the Humber £negotiable Blue Spark

    Are you a motivated Quality Assurance professional with a Food Science or related qualification and a robust background in chilled food manufacturing?


  • Quality Auditor

    North Lincolnshire £8.50 per hour (approx £18.5k per annum) Jarvis Johnson

    QA for Innovative Fish Processer located in North Lincolnshire. Previous experience in a similar role within a food environment essential.


  • Interim Technical Manager

    West Midlands Region up to £450 per day b3 Jobs Ltd

    Interim Technical Manager Job ref: 60874 | up to £450 per day | West Midlands The company This is an exciting opportunity to work for a large chill...


  • QA Manager

    West Midlands Region £40,000 - £45,000 b3 Jobs Ltd

    QA Manager Job ref: 60827 | £40,000 - £45,000 | West Midlands The company This is an exciting opportunity to join the manufacturer of one of Britai...


  • QA

    England, Norfolk £18000 - £19000 per annum Zest Recruitment

    QA Up to £19,000 Monday to Friday I am searching for an experienced QA on behalf of a well known chilled food manufacturer. The ideal candida...



    Northamptonshire Salary £30,000 Clear Edge Search & Selection

    As a leading supplier of ambient products to the UK retailers, this growing manufacturer now require a Technical Services Manager


  • Technical Assistant

    England, Wiltshire £22000 - £24000 per annum Zest Recruitment

    Technical Assistant Wiltshire £22,000 - £24,000 Are you currently working in the food industry looking for a new challenge within the Technical s...


  • Quality Technician

    West Midlands £23,000 b3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality Technician Job ref: 60823 | £23,000 + benefits | West Midlands The company Your role will be with a company whose history spans almost 70 y...


  • Quality Technologist

    England, West Sussex £26000 - £29000 per annum Zest Recruitment

    Quality Technologist West Sussex £26,000 - £29,000 Are you looking to work for an exciting and growing food manufacturing company? I am looking fo...


  • Supplier Assurance Manager

    England £35000 per annum Zest Recruitment

    Role - Supplier Assurance Manager Salary - £35,000 Location - Middlesex, Greater London Are you someone who has a strong background within the Sup...


  • Interim Quality Auditor

    London Competitive salary b3 Jobs Ltd

    Interim Quality Auditor Job ref: 60820 | Competitive | London The company This role is working for a large manufacturer of recognisable UK brands. ...


  • QA Inspector

    South East England £18,469 b3 Jobs Ltd

    QA Inspector Job ref: 60818 | £18,469 | South East The company Part of a large specialist food group, this market leading business has been establi...


  • QA Technician / QC Technician

    Beaminster £16k - 20k per year + . Manucomm

    Graduate QA Technician / QC Technician  - Food Industry  Beaminster •  12 month contract My client is part of an award winning food group. They mak...


  • Quality Assurance Supervisor

    Bristol Negotiable Greencore Group

    We're looking for a talented Quality Assurance Supervisor to join our team in Bristol.


  • Regional Technical Manager

    Birmingham, West Midlands up to £45k dep on experience Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    Regional Technical Manager Birmingham and Manchester | Perm | up to £45k dep on experience Fantastic opportunity to join a luxury retailer within t...


  • Technical Manager

    South West England £40,000 - £45,000 b3 Jobs Ltd

    Technical Manager Job ref: 60807 | £40,000 - £45,000 | South West The company This role is working for a producer of high quality artisan products....


  • Quality Assurance (QA)

    Leicestershire £18000 - £22000 per annum The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Excellent opportunity to position yourself in part of a rapidly expanding organisation and move forward on their exciting journey.


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