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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  • Process Technologist

    Stapleton, Pontefract £Competitive Dovecote Park Ltd

    Reporting to the Process Development Manager you will take ownership for the transition of new products from kitchen approval to production...

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  • Quality Controller

    Cambridgeshire £18000 - £20000 per annum The Sterling Choice Ltd

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


  • Quality Auditor

    Cambridgeshire £20000 - £22000 per annum The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Opportunity for a self-motivated individual that has a strong background in Quality Auditing looking for career progression and personal developmen...


  • 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...


  • 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 Auditor

    Bristol £18000 - £20000 per annum + Parking on Site Zest Recruitment

    Quality Auditor Bristol £18,000 - £20,000 Are you looking to joining an ever growing food manufacturing business? My client is looking for a Qual...


  • Quality Technical Audit & Support Officer

    Yorkshire and the Humber £21,050 b3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality Technical Audit & Support Officer Job ref: 60813 | £21,050 | Yorkshire The company This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-establish...


  • QA Technician, Middlesex

    Middlesex £18000 - £22000 per annum Focus Management

    Excellence opportunity for an experienced QA Technician / Quality Auditor to join an expanding food business based in Middlesex.


  • Quality Manager

    England, Lincolnshire, Spalding £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum Henderson Brown

    Job Title - Quality Manager Reference - 2410 Location - South Lincolnshire Salary - £35,000 - £40,000 An exciting opportunity has arisen for a ...


  • Technical Manager

    North West England £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Atkinson Page

    This dynamic and progressive market leader is seeking a Technical Manager to oversee all the technical, quality and hygiene systems

  • Assistant Quality Assurance Manager

    East Riding of Yorkshire £20000.00 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Atkinson Page

    Assistant QA Manager£20K - £25K + BenefitsEast YorkshireRef: BH577LThis leading food manufacturer is currently recruiting for an Assistant Quality ...

  • QA Team Leader

    East Riding of Yorkshire £20000.00 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Atkinson Page

    Quality Assurance Team Leader£20-25k+Benefits East YorkshireRef: BH602LWe are recruiting for a Quality Assurance Team Leader to work within the Qua...

  • Technical Manager

    West Yorkshire £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits Atkinson Page

    Technical Managerc.£50K + BenefitsNorth WestRef: BH611KThis leading food business which supplies high quality food products to the major retailers ...

  • Quality Assurance Technician

    North West England £22000 per annum + Attractive + Benefits Atkinson Page

    Quality Assurance Technician (Days)£22,000 + Benefits North WestRef: BH559LA key player within the UK Food Industry with a reputation for exception...

  • Technical Manager

    East Midlands Attractive Salary + Benefits Atkinson Page

    This expanding food manufacturer produces high quality food products for the retail and foodservice sector.

  • Food Technologist

    North West England £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Atkinson Page

    This dynamic and progressive market leader is currently recruiting for a Food Technologist.

  • Quality Inspector

    England, Lincolnshire, Spalding £18000.00 - £19000.00 per annum Vital Careers

    Quality Inspector 12 Month Maternity Cover Holbeach Bespoke Fresh Produce supplier are looking for a Quality Inspector to join the current team...



    Oxfordshire Salary up to £38,000 including benefits Clear Edge Search & Selection

    This leading food manufacturer based in Oxfordshire are currently looking to recruit a Quality Assurance Shift Manager to join the quality team.


  • Technical Systems Analyst 

    Northwich, Cheshire £Competitive Morrisons

    Develop & Maintain systems, policies and procedures to ensure product quality, safety and legality...

  • Quality Technician

    London £22,000 b3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality Technician Job ref: 60941 | £22,000 | London The company This manufacturer is part of a national business and supplies products to both foo...


  • QA Manager

    Midlands £30,000 - £33,000 per annum Oakley Brown

    To manage and lead the quality assurance team, driving a quality assurance culture through the business, setting standards and providing specialist...


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