QA Technician

LS10 1DR, Leeds
£8.00- £8.50 per hour
22 Nov 2016
20 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title:

QA Technician


Salads Manufacturing Site, Hunslet, LS10 1DR


The Organisation

We are a private family owned, Yorkshire business with our ‘roots’ firmly in the fresh produce trade. Our organisation is fast-paced, exciting, dynamic and due to rapid successful growth our organisation is seeking a new exciting addition to the Technical Team, based at our Vegetable Manufacturing site in Beeston.

The Team

The Technical Team are a small, hardworking and friendly team. They are have an eye for detail, love to get involved in all aspects of the factory and strive for the best food quality and hygiene standards throughout the business. If you are equally as attentive, tenacious and have a high standard for details, then this is the team for you.  This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation who are pushing the boundaries of innovation in their sector.

The Role

In this high-octane role you’ll work closely with the Production and Warehouse Departments ensuring intake of products meet specifications and daily checks are conducted in line with protocol.   Through applying your industry expertise you’ll effectively complete QA duties and confirm that checks have been completed to assist the business in achieving high food quality and safety standards. 

You will have previous experience of working in a QA position in a food manufacturing organisation or you will have extensive experience working as a QA Technical Support in a food manufacturing environment, looking for your next step up. You will analyse data, challenge behaviour and pick up on quality or food safety issues. You will also be responsible for assisting in the day to day management issues and in audits.

You will have a sense of humour, be hard working and passionate about food. We are looking for someone who will be flexible to the business demands and offer competitive package and excellent training and development prospects tailored to your experience and development needs.

You will ensure paperwork is being completed correctly and be able to flag up immediately any causes for concern. We are looking for someone who has a high attention to detail and is able to manage their own workload.

So, if you’re a tenacious QA Technician or a QA Technical Support with experience looking for your next career move in a fast paced environment then we’d love to hear from you.

Hours of Work

Shifts pattern may vary depending on season. Summer shift commence from 4:00pm for 10-12 hours, days Mondays-Fridays. Winter shift starts 8pm/9pm for 10-12 hours, days Monday-Fridays.  Candidate needs to be flexible across all shifts. Although initially 5 days training from 8.00am – 4:30am will be required.  Overtime will be required during peak seasons.

Pay Details

£8.00 -£8.50 per hour

Hourly weekly paid.

Contract Information

28 days holiday per year including bank holidays.

1% pension after 3 months.

12 month probationary period

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