Quality Assurance Technician
Job ref: 62730 | £20,000 - £24,000 | West Midlands
Supplying to the UK foodservice market, the business is well established and focus on sourcing the highest quality products and strive to provide excellent customer service to stay ahead of their competitors.
As Quality Assurance Technician, you will assist the QA Manager in the management of the company’s QA system and ensure all food products meet both quality and legal criteria.
Typical daily duties:
- Carry out quality checks, sampling and quality reviews on all incoming food products, reporting any non-conformances
- Manage equipment calibration
- Manage and carry out chemical and microbiological sampling
- Ensure all product labelling is correct and meets product requirements and legislation
- Assist with the upkeep of accreditation where appropriate including involvement in supplier reviews and internal audits
- Assist with QC checks and taste trials of possible new products, returns and competitor products
To be considered for the Quality Assurance Technician job, you will preferably be educated to an HND or degree level within a food science, food technology discipline and have solid food industry technical or QA experience.
Experience in high-risk, chilled products would be an advantage and you must be able to handle and taste all types of seafood.
You will also have good observational skills, high attention to detail, a strong sense of hygiene and housekeeping plus excellent organisational and time management skills.
Additional qualifications such as Food Hygiene, HACCP, Food Safety, or Internal Auditor would be an advantage.
The Quality Assurance Technician job is based in the West Midlands and is paying £20,000 - £24,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.
The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30 am – 4.30 pm.
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Alternate job titles
QA Technologist | Quality Assurance Technologist | QA Technologist | QA Technician | QA Assistant | QA Auditor | Quality Control | Food Industry QA Jobs in West Midlands