QA Assistant (Evening Shift) | Maidstone, Kent
Our client established over 40 years ago and has since become the UK's leading soft fruit producer. Due to continued business expansion, this highly regarded soft fruit company is looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) Assistant to strengthen the evening team by dealing with any fruit quality and labelling issues that may occur.
Supported by the QA Manager, your job will be to ensure that the quality process runs as smoothly as possible. You'll do this by ensuring that the fruit quality is to the highest standard via carrying out shelf life tests, metal detector checks and weight checks. You'll also remove redundant labels from the packhouse, ensure that standard operating procedures are being followed and support the Packhouse Manager when needed. Your other responsibilities will include collecting fruit samples and ensuring that all documentation is up to date and completed correctly.
To join the Quality Assurance team, you'll have extensive experience of working in a similar QA/QC role within the fresh produce industry, preferably within soft fruit. You'll also be organised and proactive with strong written and spoken communication skills. You'll adopt a professional approach at all times and be a strong leader.
In return for your commitment, a competitive salary along with a very attractive benefits package will be offered to you.
To find out more please do not hesitate to contact Edina Bremner on 01780 480 530 or email@example.com for a completely confidential conversation.