Quality Controller

MK6 4AH, Milton Keynes
£8.85 per hour
02 Jan 2019
30 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Hungry for work?

Quality Controller

£8.85 per hour

Based out of our Redmoor, Milton Keynes Manufacturing site

Full-time, 40 hours per week with overtime options

The shift pattern is 5 over 7 days and the working hours are from 6am to 2pm


What we do

Adelie Foods is the UK’s leading Food to Go business with a £250 million turnover.


Come and join us supply the retail and foodservice sectors with a perfect mix of chilled food product from our four manufacturing sites and seven distribution centres across the country.


What you’ll do

  • Complete all quality checks relevant to production area, including temperature, weight, metal detection, foreign body contamination, GMP, etc
  • Monitor scaling of raw materials, mixing recipes to ensure compliance with mixing sheet
  • Check quality of product ensuring it is produced according to customer specification
  • Check labels ensuring that these contain the correct information for the appropriate customer – dates, bar codes, prices etc
  • Complete Despatch checks including temperature, label and packaging integrity on all products prior to be dispatch
  • Escalate and alert line managers and QA team to any problems, which may impact on the business compliance with food safety, quality and legality
  • Ensure hygiene checks are carried out and documented, which include both checks on staff and production areas
  • Record all data accurately at time of quality check
  • Ensure the production line staff adhere to good manufacturing practice, including line clean downs / product change-overs / allergen control
  • Support Operation and Technical team with any new product launches
  • Support the QA team to achieve and improve Customer complaints against target


What you’ll need

  • Passionate about Food!
  • Excellent time keeping and attendance
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • FMCG or Food manufacturing experience – desirable
  • Compliance with food safety procedures
  • Ability to work at pace in a pressurized, chilled environment
  • Ability to approach a problem in a clear and logical manner
  • Good numerate and literate
  • Brilliant attention to detail
  • Proactive and highly organized


What you’ll get  

  • £8.85 per hour
  • 28 Days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Full training provided
  • Weekly paid
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Progression Plan
  • Free sandwiches


Apply Now – it will take you 5 minutes – we will call you to come in and meet the team



At Adelie we’re committed to equality. Everyone will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.




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