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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Found 224 jobs in this campaign

  • QA Inspector - 12 month FTC

    Spalding, Lincolnshire Competitive package Mack

    We are ideally looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Inspector on a fixed term basis to enhance our QA team based in Spalding, Lincolnshire.

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  • Quality Controller

    Teynham, Sittingbourne £18,000 - £21,000 per annum ISS Produce (Integrated Service Solutions) Ltd

    Ensure that all arrivals are inspected as per the relevant intake protocol...

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  • Senior Process Technologist

    Staffordshire £35,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    Senior Process Technologist Leading Manufacturer | Staffordshire | Permanent | £35,000   The Company A leading manufacturer supplying their product...

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  • Process Technologist

    East Midlands Region £23,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    Job Title Process Technologist Location East midlands Salary bracket £23,000 The role  A great opportunity has arisen with a fast growing food manu...

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  • Bakery Technologist

    South, West £25,000 - £30,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    Job Title: Bakery Technologist Location:   South West Salary bracket: £25,000 - £30,000 The company: An amazing new opportunity has arisen within t...

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  • Process Technologist

    East Midlands Up to £30,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    Process Technologist  East Midlands £22k - £30k The role: This role is working for a fantastic leading multi site manufacturer who provide the high...

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  • Deputy Quality Manager

    North West England £30,000 b3 Jobs Ltd

    Deputy Quality Manager Job ref: 60916 | £30,000 | North West The company Our client is a well-established chilled manufacturer who produce both own...

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  • QA Manager

    London Circa. £32,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    QUALITY MANAGER London | Perm | Circa. £32,000 The Role To ensure quality systems are maintained and in control, thus maintaining food safety stand...

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  • Process Manager

    East Yorkshire/ York/ North Lincolnshire Up to £55k Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    PROCESS MANAGER East Yorkshire/ York/ North Lincolnshire | Perm | Up to £55k Our client is looking for a forward thinking Process Manager to join t...

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  • Technical Manager

    Kent Competitive Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    TECHNICAL MANAGER Kent | Perm | Competitive Salary To manage and develop the Technical and Hygiene functions, consistent with agreed business and c...

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  • QA Team Leader

    North West £27,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    QA TEAM LEADER North West | Perm | £27,000 Our client is one of the fastest growing and most innovative, award winning retailers producing a range ...

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  • QA Manager

    Leicestershire Circa. £40,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    QA Manager Leicestershire | Perm | Circa £40k Our client is one of the UK’s largest food manufacturers producing a range of products including sand...

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  • Technical Manager

    London Competitive Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    TECHNICAL MANAGER London | Perm  The Role An amazing new job has arisen working with a well-developed company that offer high quality food products...

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  • Technical Manager

    Lancashire £40,000 - £45,000 Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    TECHNICAL MANAGER Lancashire | Contract | £40,000 - £45,000 pro rata My client is a developer and manufacturer of premium products for food service...

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  • Night Quality Assurance Manager

    West Midlands £35000 per annum + Benefits Atkinson Page

    Night QA Manager - Tues to Satc.£35K + BenefitsWest MidlandsRef: BH601RThis dynamic and forward thinking company with a reputation for product qual...

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  • French Speaking Private Label Product Quality Manager

    South East England £40,000 - £45,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    This position would see you working with quality and industrial management to ensure all products and manufacturing sites conform to quality standards

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  • Head of Technical

    London £70,000 - £80,000 b3 Jobs Ltd

    Head of Technical Job ref: 60904 | £70,000 - £80,000 | London The company You will be working for a leading provider of innovative food solutions, ...

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  • Food Technologist

    Newbury, Berkshire up to £28,000 plus benefits English Provender Company

    As the new Food Technologist, you will report into the Technical Manager and work with a select number of retailer and B2B accounts

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  • Technical Manager

    South West England £55,000 + car + benefits b3 Jobs Ltd

    Technical Manager Job ref: 60897 | £55,000 + car + benefits | South West The company This is an exciting opportunity to work for a large chilled fo...

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  • Factory Technical Manager, Food, Gloucestershire

    Gloucestershire £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Focus Management

    A Factory Technical Manager is required for a major manufacturing group in the South Gloucestershire area.

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  • Assistant Quality Manager   

    Pershore, Worcestershire £Competitive Red Deer Herbs

    To assist the Technical and Quality Manager in the day-to-day running of the Technical Department...

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  • Quality Assurance Manager | Food | Warwickshire

    Warwickshire £45000.00 - £49000.00 per annum MorePeople

    This is a fantastic chance for those that are looking for a job in a corporate, professional and fast paced environment.

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