Food Quality Assurance Jobs

Food quality assurance jobs are very important in the industry. People in this role set up and monitor procedures to ensure that only the correct standard of services and products are available for consumers. With the digital age making it so much easier for news and stories to travel, poor quality products and services can be the downfall of an organisation and these jobs in quality control are designed to remove that concern.

Often referred to as QA jobs or QC jobs, jobs in quality assurance usually require a degree to show core skills in logical thinking and problem solving, as well as strong communication skills, research and the ability to work in a team. Certain degrees will provide an advantage if they have covered areas that will be relevant in food quality assurance roles. While postgraduate study is not required, there are courses that relate close to QA jobs and will be beneficial.

There are other ways into the profession through practical experience and vocational courses that will allow you to be trained up while working and this could be of use to an employer, but there are many core skills developed at university for food quality control jobs that will make degree holders valuable. After implementing quality control practices and identifying the results delivered, presenting reports to senior levels and developing materials that can be shown to customers keep them loyal to the products.

There are many areas that you can specialise in to further your career, and in larger organisations, the chances to specialise may come around more often than in smaller ones. As a result, having an idea of where you want to go and what you want to do can help you make a decision about food quality jobs. Some development paths will have more customer interaction than others and could also be more technical or management based, so there are a lot of considerations and options to choose from.

QA and QC roles may involve a certain amount of travelling, especially at an experienced level. If there are many sites that need to be monitored, or staff that require supervision and guidance, you may need to travel between them to ensure everything is running well and to the implemented to practice standards. Any report or office work will be done at the location you would normally spend most of your time.

Food quality assurance jobs are varied and can be very challenging as the customer’s needs change and develop. Keeping up with those changes and ensuring the quality is as good as possible on all products and services will safeguard the success of an organisation.

Found 138 jobs in this campaign

  • Quality Auditor - Night Shift

    • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
    • £23,000 - £25,000 per annum
    • Adelie Foods Ltd

    We are currently recruiting for a Quality Auditor to work on the night shift to be based in our manufacturing site in Milton Keynes.

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  • Regulatory Affairs Advisor

    • Paddington, London (Greater)
    • £38-45K
    • Ashbury Labelling

    As an Advisor, you will be responsible for providing regulatory advice on legislation, industry guidance and the client’s policies.

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  • QA Supervisor

    • Oxfordshire
    • £24000 - £26000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    QA Supervisor (Food manufacturing)Oxfordshore£24,000 - £26,000 Have you been working as QA for couple of years now and feel like you're ready for the

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  • Technical Manager

    • North Lincolnshire
    • £48000 - £52000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    The most satisfying feeling in the world: Stopping the petrol pump exact to the pound? Waking up and realising it's Saturday? No. For you it's al...

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  • Quality Auditor

    • Bath
    • £21000 - £24000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Quality AuditorFood ManufacturingLocation: BathSalary: £21,000 - £24,000 I am currently recruiting for a Quality Auditor who is passionate about Quali

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  • Quality Auditor

    • Kent
    • £24000 - £25000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    QA - Food Manufacturing - Kent

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  • Technical (QA) Auditor

    • Hampshire
    • £16K-£21K DOE
    • Silver Stone Search & Selection Ltd

    Innovation and quality are a real focus on developing long term partnerships have driven and sustained business growth for this market leading food...

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  • QA Manager | Kent

    • Faversham
    • Depending on experience
    • MorePeople

    If you have previous experience working as a QA Supervisor / QA Manager within fresh produce, we want to hear from you!

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  • Quality Auditor

    • Tyne and Wear
    • £18000 - £19000 per annum + Shift allowance
    • Zest Recruitment

    Are you a passionate and focused Quality Auditor with a desire to work for a leading food manufacturer? Are you looking at taking the next step i...

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  • Intake QA

    • Bo'ness, Falkirk
    • £18,000
    • Bakkavor

    Working at the Caledonian site and reporting into the Raw Materials Technologist you will assist in the day to day operation of managing...

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  • QA Lead Auditor

    • Wigan, Greater Manchester
    • £17,000 - £19,000 Plus Benefits
    • Bakkavor

    We are looking for a QA Lead Auditor to lead and motivate the QA team..

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  • Food Technologist

    • Hampshire
    • Up to £25K + benefits
    • Silver Stone Search & Selection Ltd

    Innovation, quality and a real focus on developing long term partnerships have driven and sustained business growth for this market leading food bu...

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  • Quality Manager

    • England, Lincolnshire, Spalding
    • £32000 - £36000 per annum
    • Henderson Brown

    Job Title - Quality Manager Reference - HB3797 Location - Spalding Salary - £32,000 - £36,000 An exciting opportunity has arisen for a QA Mana...

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  • Technical Manager

    • South West England
    • Competitive salary + car + bonus
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Technical Manager Job ref: 61846 | Competitive salary + car + bonus | South West The company This is a great opportunity to join a large chilled fo...

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  • Technical Manager

    • East Midlands
    • Up to £70K + car + bonus
    • Silver Stone Search & Selection Ltd

    No two days will be the same in this diverse role. You’ll head up a large technical team as well as be the key technical...

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  • Subject Matter Expert - Cereals

    • East Midlands Region
    • £negotiable
    • Blue Spark

    This established and progressive business who deliver thousands of own label products are seeking a Subject Matter Expert in Cereals to join the team.

  • Technical Manager

    • Leeds
    • £55000 - £60000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    The most satisfying feeling in the world: Stopping the petrol pump exact to the pound? Waking up and realising it's Saturday?

  • QA

    • Kent
    • £20000 - £22000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    QA Kent £20,000 - £22,000 Do you have previous experience of working in a Quality role within food? Are you looking to work for an exciting food c...

  • Intake QC

    • England, Lincolnshire, Spalding
    • £19,800
    • MorePeople

    Are an experienced Quality Controller within fresh produce? If so, we would like to hear from you!

  • Senior QMS Specialist

    • Bristol
    • £26000 - £27000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Senior QMS Specialist - FMCG

  • QA | Maidstone

    • England, Kent, Maidstone
    • £20,700
    • MorePeople

    We are proud to be working with the UK's leading fresh produce provider as they continue to experience business growth. They trade out of multiple loc