Technical Assistant

Recruiter
Location
North West England
Salary
£22,000 - £26,000
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
02 Sep 2017
Ref
61234
Category
Graduates, Technical
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Assistant

Job ref: 61234 | £22,000 - £26,000 | North West

The company

Established over 50 years, the business has a wide ranging customer base including major retailers, national foodservice accounts, government organisations and manufacturers.

The job

As Technical Assistant, you will be responsible for managing the technical paperwork and completed documentation and to support the QA/technical team in all areas.

You will assist with customer enquiries and requests, create and update product and raw material specifications on various computer based systems including recipes, ingredients declaration, allergen and nutritional information, log and investigate customer complaints to ascertain the cause of the complaint and respond to the customer accordingly, complete regular line checks and internal audits which include paperwork and GMP audits plus ensure all raw materials and packaging is of a high quality and is purchased only from approved suppliers.

Your experience

You will be a food science / technology graduate and/or possess previous technical experience from within the food manufacturing industry. You will have excellent organisation and communication skills, a good knowledge of HACCP/qualifications and experience using customer product specifications software is desirable. You will also have good accuracy, high attention to detail and excellent time management skills.

More details

The Technical Assistant job is based in the North West region and is paying £22,000 - £26,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Technical Assistant job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Victoria Holyoake, victoria@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61234.

What happens next

After applying for jobs, we 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.