Food Safety Technologist
Food Safety Technologist - Preston, Lancashire
Salary : £Competitive
Booths is more than just a well loved store. It's a family. Maybe it's because we've been a family-run business since 1847, but joining our team really does feel like joining a caring, supportive family. You feel special.
As part of the manufacturing management team, you will be responsible for managing the systems which ensure that Booths manufacturing and distribution sites comply with food safety in line with current legislation and requirements. To continuously improve the way we operate through implementation of the BRC global standard and any other relevant certification so that we continue to provide our customers with high quality products. Assist with H&S systems working with the sites H&S team.
Booths Offers you some Amazing Benefits:
• Colleague Discount Card (including a second card for a family member) after qualifying service
• Access to an Occupational Health provider
• Opportunity to join the Healthshield Insurance Scheme
• Company Pension
• Colleague Bonus Scheme
• Long Service Awards
Carry out regular GMP / GHP audits ensuring that all recommendations are completed in a timely manner
Responsibility for sites QMS systems
Manage sites microbiological testing and follow up with any remedial action
Develop and maintain HACCP processes and standards on site, monitoring, reviewing and evaluating implementation
Ensure all food safety training is delivered as per development needs
Assist with H&S audits and collating basic data
To promote positive Food Safety & H&S culture through ways of working
Manage raw material and finished product specifications both internal & external ensuring they are kept up to date
Support the business on the launch of Booths Brand manufactured products
Manage and respond to non-conformances including customer complaints that arise from Booths manufactured products
Assist in the management of crisis situations arising from a food or H&S issues
Support the manufacturing management team when required
Implement and maintain BRC standards across manufacturing and warehouse.
To demonstrate and role model the Booths Purpose.
Minimum 3 years in a technical role.
Degree or equivalent qualification
Food safety management
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office