Quality Assurance Technician

Quality Assurance Technician

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £££ Excellent

  • Contact:

    Laura Constantine

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8947

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 MOTHS

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A large food manufacturing company with a site based in Leicester is currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Technician to join their team on a 3 month basis initally. This role will report in to the Quality Assurance Manager. The successful QA Technician will be responsible for auditing the production process and ensuring agreed quality and safety standards are adhered too at all times.


Key accountabilities for Quality Assurance Technician –
  • Perform regular product audits in order to monitor food safety.
  • Perform regular quality checks.
  • Calibrate scales, probe and other relevant equipment when required.
  • Collect samples such as water, environmental and micro.
  • Take part in daily taste panels.
  • Conduct customer complaint investigations and ensure corrective actions are communicated.
  • Conduct non conformance investigations.
  • Carry out raw material investigations.
To be considered for this role you must have recent experience of working within the quality team of a food or drink manufacturing company.  You must have knowledge of HACCP and food safety and ideally have qualifications to support this. Strong communications skills are essential along with the ability to work as part of a team.

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