Fruit Technologist | Kent
Are you fruit technologist within fresh produce? If so, we'd like to hear from you.
About our Client:
This business is an innovative growing client of MorePeople, they supply into the leading retailers here in the UK and abroad, with a range of fruit products. The business has high quality standards and is keen to recruit a Junior Fruit Technologist to join the developing team.
About the Role:
In this role as Fruit Technologist you will provide technical and agronomic support to the factory and growers. You will ensure full compliance with retailers requirements with regards to raw material. You will organise and conduct supplier audits as per risk assessments, you will work with the growers on improving quality and yield on fruit. You will manage all supplier due diligence on your product categories.
The Ideal Candidate:
The ideal candidate will be a graduate in agriculture / horticulture / post harvest / food technology and have a minimum of 1 years' experience in a food technical role, preferable in fresh produce, you will have a HACCP, auditing and food safety qualification and have experience of working in a high care facility.
To be considered for this role you must have experience of working in a quality role within a fresh produce business, you must but a self-starter, and be able to work on your own initiative. You must have a UK driving licence and be prepared to travel within the UK and overseas. The business is fast paced and you will be required to meet the needs of the business as and when required.
Depending on experience but as a guide circa £25k
If you meet the minimum requirements for this position please click on apply now.
Alternatively, to have a confidential discussion about the role please contact Luan on 01780 480 530 or firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference LH10357.