Quality Assurance Technician

North West England
Highly competitive salary
13 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Quality Assurance Technician

Job ref: 60677 | Competitive salary| North West

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to work for an international, blue-chip company who manufacture and supply their own internationally recognised branded products into major UK retailers. Throughout the years their products have shaped fascinating markets and continually delighted consumers through quality and innovation.

The job

As Quality Assurance Technician you will be an integral part of a talented technical team ensuring strict food safety policies and procedures are adhered to. You will develop new internal testing systems that will encompass all elements of Quality Control checks and procedures, develop and maintain a robust shelf life assessment panel and associated testing regime, maintain the inspection plans in SAP QM system and set relevant testing frequencies, responsible for stock ordering and management, conduct first production checks and escalate any issues, investigating consumer complaints and identifying potential product issues, carry out microbiological assessments and maintain calibration and record keeping of relevant laboratory equipment.

Your experience

To be considered for the Quality Assurance Technician job, you will possess at least 4 GCSEs including Math and Science together with the ambition to build a technical career within food manufacturing. Any experience of working in a related QA/technical position, maintaining quality control systems and working in a laboratory environment are all highly desirable. You will also have good observational skills, high attention to detail, a strong sense of hygiene and housekeeping plus excellent organisational and time management skills.

More details

The Quality Assurance Technician job is based in the North West region and is paying a highly competitive salary according to individual skills and previous experience. The working days are Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the Quality Assurance Technician job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, giverny@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 60677.

What happens next

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.