Quality Assistant

Southwick, Sunderland
28 Mar 2018
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Quality Assistant


Our Company is an expanding soft drinks producer and contract bottler based in Sunderland.  We are currently seeking to recruit a quality assistant to join our expanding team at a time of growth for the Company.


  • Ensure the sampling and testing of all products including borehole/spring water and formally document results.
  • Monitor product specifications for new and existing products in order to ensure the product meets consumer expectations by periodic testing
  • Control, analyse and report on line quality testing
  • Perform formal routine in-house QA/factory audits
  • Ensure appropriate action is taken and documented to correct any highlighted audit failures
  • Maintain adequate calibration against set requirements
  • Ensure adequate control of out of date ingredients
  • Liaise between the line and management regarding quality issues
  • Carry out sampling and testing

Skills required

  • Basic Food Hygiene training
  • Knowledge of food environment and associated procedures/risks
  • Sensory Training desirable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexible attitude
  • Experience of problem solving
  • Calm under pressure
  • PC knowledge (excel, word and outlook skills)
  • A good understanding of stock control principles
  • A good understanding of warehouse and process operations
  • A good understanding of quality processes and NCRs

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • A good work ethic
  • Hard working
  • Good attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Ability to follow company policies and procedures

Hours of Work: 1500 – 2300 Monday to Friday


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