QA Auditor

Old Leake, Boston
£20,500 basic with £3,000 per annum night shift + benefits
11 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: QA Auditor

Location: Old Leake, Boston

Salary: £20,500 basic with £3,000 per annum night shift + benefits

Reporting to: QA Supervisor

Hours of work: Night shift role, on the 3,2,2 continental shift pattern

Contract: Temporary for a period of 9-12 months, although the successful applicant could be made permanent

About Us

Bakkavor are one of the leading manufacturers in the production of fresh food. We specialise in making and developing private label prepared foods for the top global grocery retailers and well-known international foodservice operators.

About the role

As a QA Auditor you will audit, monitor and evaluate quality systems and procedures and provide technical support for the operational teams while maintaining and promoting technical and quality standards in line with the business needs and customer requirements.

Understand and apply the business Quality Standards ensuring company, customer and legislative requirements are met and maintained by setting standards and monitoring good manufacturing practices, applying HACCP principles and preventing reoccurrence of non-conformance against Standards.

Audit compliance against Quality Management systems and GMP, raising all non-conformances against relevant standards with objective evidence enabling the operational teams to take appropriate and necessary corrective action, to follow up and monitor completion of tasks.

Support the Factory teams by providing technical support and advice, seeking guidance from the QA Supervisor/Manager on any technical issues e.g. CCP and pre requisite management, calibration of measuring equipment, labelling, raw materials, and traceability. To work with the production teams on continuous improvement of technical control.

About you

To be successful in this role you will have a minimum of a HNC food related qualification and/or previous experience within a food manufacturing environment.

You will also have good attention to detail, have an inquiring mind ready to challenge current practices and be IT literate. With effective communication skills at all levels, comfortably communicating with management and both internal and external customers.