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.

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Found 147 jobs in this campaign

  • Quality Auditor

    • Home Counties
    • £22,000 - £25,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality Auditor Job ref: 61308 | £22,000 - £25,000 | Home Counties The company This role is working for a large manufacturer of recognisable UK bra...

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  • Hygiene Manager

    • Home Counties
    • £35,000 - £40,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Hygiene Manager Job ref: 61307 | £35,000 - £40,000 | Home Counties The company This role is working for a large manufacturer of recognisable UK bra...

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  • Quality & Technical Admin Assistant

    • North West England
    • £18,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality & Technical Admin Assistant Job ref: 61306 | £18,000 | North West The company With over 50 years experience, the business source a wide ran...

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  • Quality Operations Manager

    • East Anglia / East Midlands
    • £30,000 - £35,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality Operations Manager Job ref: 61304 | £30,000 - £35,000 | East Anglia / East Midlands The company Working out of a purpose-built facility, th...

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  • Quality & Compliance Technologist

    • London
    • £22,000 - £25,000 pro rata
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Quality & Compliance Technologist Job ref: 61302 | £22,000 - £25,000 pro rata | London The company The business has a deep entrepreneurial spirit a...

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  • Technical Manager (Customer Facing)

    • Central Scotland
    • c. £38,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Technical Manager Job ref: 61298 | c. £38,000 | Central Scotland The company You will be working for a leading business which supplies to both the ...

  • Quality Manager

    • Amersham, Buckinghamshire
    • £30-£33,000 p.a.
    • Nova Search

    The Quality Manager will work closely with the Technical Manager to set the tone for high quality and performance excellence...

  • QA Manager

    • London
    • £38000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    Role - QA Manager Salary - £38,000 Location - London Currently recruiting for a QA Manager, our client is looking for someone who has experience i...

  • QA Manager

    • England, Somerset, Chard
    • £competitive
    • Winhurst Recruitment

    Our client is looking to recruit a QA Manager to join their food manufacturing business based on the Somerset / Devon border.

  • Interim Technical Manager, Wiltshire

    • Wiltshire
    • £400 - £500 per day + Plus 45p/mile
    • FocusInterim

    Interim Technical Manager assignment - Immediate start - 2-3 months - 2-3 days per week.

  • Quality Manager

    • Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
    • Competitive salary
    • Aspen People

    This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quality Manager to join the business at an exciting time in their growth cycle. Reporting to the...

  • Graduate Quality / Technical Assistant

    • East Midlands Region
    • £18,000 - £20,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Graduate Quality / Technical Assistant Job ref: 61331 | £18,000 - £20,000 | East Midlands The company You will be working for a UK based business w...

  • Site Technical Manager

    • Arbroath, Scotland
    • Up to £80K with £10K relocation package
    • Drummond Bridge

    You will be responsible for delivering product safety and quality through the implementation of the highest technical...

  • Head of Technical

    • West Midlands Region
    • Competitive
    • Eden Search & Select Ltd

    We are looking for an exceptional Head of Technical to lead the technical & quality agenda for a leading fresh food manufacturer.

  • Regulatory Affairs – Alcoholic Drinks/Brewing

    • Surrey
    • £22-35k + Benefits
    • Silver Stone Search & Selection Ltd

    Working for a well know food and drink consultancy this role is based in their expanding Regulatory Affairs team. The team support Alcoholic Drinks...

  • Assistant Technical Manager

    • Fife
    • £23,000 - 25,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My client is a leader in their field, and due to rapid expansion, we have an excellent and immediate opportunity for an Assistant Technical Manager

  • Quality Control Manager (MIDDLE EAST)

    • Middle East
    • ££Competitive + benefits
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My client, a large and successful food manufacturer based in the Middle East, is looking to recruit a Quality Control Manager.

  • QA

    • England, Essex, Basildon
    • £20000.00 per annum
    • Henderson Brown

    Experienced QA needed for Food Manufacture based in ESSEX area, Working with Meat (Pork), Days , Immediate Start Available

  • Quality Auditor

    • Dorset
    • £18,000 - 23,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    I am currently recruiting for FOUR Quality Auditors on behalf of a client who is well established in the food manufacturing industry.

  • Quality Manager

    • Scottish Borders
    • £22,000 - 30,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    An opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic Quality professional who is seeking to join a successful and long standing manufacturer.

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