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QA Technician (Contract)

B3 Jobs Ltd
Home Counties / East Midlands
Competitive salary
Closing date
24 Feb 2019

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QA Technician (Contract)

Job ref: 62045 | Competitive salary | Home Counties / East Midlands

The company

You will be working for a well-established business which strives to produce an exceptional range of high quality, great tasting products. Using responsibly sourced ingredients, the company are proud of their reputation of truly understanding their customer and offering innovative market leading products, all whilst ensuring a high level of food safety, and operating fully to their ethical standards.

The job

Reporting to the Quality Manager, the purpose of this role is to support the Operations team and to ensure that the manufacturing processes and site standards meet the company’s stringent food safety, quality and legal requirements. 

You will complete scheduled audits. Review and analyse x-ray and metal detection rejects, maintain, audit and archive food safety, legality, quality and processing documentation, support quality systems audits to ensure compliance to both external third party and internal first party requirements, assess finished product quality, support the reduction of customer complaints plus monitor and promote the development of a food safety culture.

Your experience

You should ideally be of graduate / HND calibre in a food related discipline and have some quality assurance experience within a food manufacturing environment.  You will have a good knowledge of quality assurance principles, GMP and internal auditing plus an awareness of HACCP. You will possess excellent communication skills, be a problem-solver and have high attention to detail.

More details

The QA Technician job is based in the Home Counties / East Midlands region and is paying a competitive salary according to individual skills and previous experience.

This is a contract position with a duration of up to 3 months. The working hours are Tuesday to Thursday, 6am – 6pm, plus some additional Fridays as required.

This position is ideally an immediate start, therefore if you are interested, please apply today!

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, please email me Tom Shaw, quoting job reference 62045.

What happens next?

On applying for this job, you consent to b3 jobs ltd holding your details on file to be able to contact you about your job search, for full details of our GDPR policy, please refer to the b3 jobs website. We aim to contact you within 24 hours on the assumption that 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 Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative job titles

QA Auditor | Quality Assurance Auditor | Quality Auditor | QA Technologist| QA Assistant | Quality Assurance Technician | Food Industry Technical QA Jobs | Bedfordshire


Since 2000, b3 jobs have been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers in the UK food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK.

b3 jobs is one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, covering all food industry jobs both permanent and interim.

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