Senior Quality Technologist / Lead Quality Technologist

Senior Quality Technologist / Lead Quality Technologist

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Laura Constantine

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8947

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Nottingham, Loughborough, Derby, Newark on Trent, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, East Midlands

A food manufacturer with a site based in Nottingham is currently seeking a Senior Quality Technologist to join their team on a permanent basis. The Senior Quality Technologist will be responsible for leading quality audits on site with minimal support and also take on a variety of other quality related tasks alongside managing a small team of QA's. 

Key accountabilities of Senior Quality Technologist include -
  • Observe and audit production processes ensuring products are made to specification.
  • Coordinate non conformance findings and report to relevant department managers.
  • Carry out 1-1s and appraisals with the team and implement training if needed.
  • Ensure that the HACCP system is fully implemented and promote high quality standards within the business through emphasis on the food safety and legislation.
  • Assist in delivery of site standards for visits and audits.
  • Manage QA activities when required (auditing non conforming processes, complaint investigations, update of swab schedules, GMP audits, glass and plastic audits).
  • Lead, motivate and inspire QA team to achieve personal development and continuous improvement. 
The successful Quality Supervisor will have previous experience in a technical / quality role within the food industry, ideally a chilled environment. You will also ideally have experience of supervising a small team. You must have HACCP and QSM experience.

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