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Desborough, Northamptonshire
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
QA Technician Kettering £26,000 Monday Friday 2pm 10pm My client is a fast-growing and dynamic business, the nature of which means roles and responsibilities can change and grow quickly and at scale. We never stand still for long, and for the right person this represents an opportunity to grow and evolve your role and responsibilities with us and to develop your career at pace. Key Responsibilities of the QA Technician: • Understand, observe, and ensure compliance with Food Safety and Health and Safety rules and be aware of the safety of self and others to promote a safe working environment. • Monitor operational procedures, guidelines and GMP and advise Manufacturing, Engineering and Technical management, where appropriate to ensure they are aware of any situations where products and/or activities are outside defined parameters, and where improvements in product and process quality could be made • Evaluate site data and information to provide advice to Technical and Operations Management so that informed business decisions can be made • Takes full responsibility for actioning non-conforming product in line with Company procedures, including investigating the root cause • Review production and CCP paperwork daily • Manage daily, weekly and monthly QA tasks • Complete customer complaints traceability and internal traceability exercises • Perform staff training/re-briefs following documentation updates, complaints, and non-conformances • Cover may be required periodically depending on business needs Essential requirements: • 2 + years experience working in a QA Technician position in a food manufacturing environment • 1 year + experience working for a BRC accredited company • To be degree qualified or equivalent in a food science related subject • Good knowledge of GMP, practical application of HACCP, process and product standards • A strong work ethic with a can-do approach to work with a strong attention to detail • Confident communication • Good IT, planning, administrative and organization skills • Desirable further qualifications; Level 2 Food Hygiene Certification, Level 2 HACCP Certification, Trained auditing qualification Benefits include: We will provide you with as much support, guidance, and training as you need, and offer the below benefits to boot: •Family friendly policies •We understand that mental health matters. We partner with GroceryAid to provide remote emotional support to team members •Up to 4 weeks of paid sick leave •Private health scheme •Respect, trust, and honesty. Personal and professional maturity is important to us, and we keep each other honest •Food and drink we stock all the coffee and tea you can drink and encourage you to grab a piece of fruit while making your hot drink •Your holidays We believe in finding your work-life alignment and encourage all staff to use their 25 days, plus public holidays Please apply ASAP for immediate consideration
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  • Job Reference: 704909632-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Rees Technical
    Rees Technical
  • Location: Desborough, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £26,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent