QA Technician

First People Recruitment
Chichester, West Sussex
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking an experienced QA Technician for our client in the Chichester area, preferably with food industry experience, whilst training the salary will be £19,144 plus shift allowance and once fully trained the salary will increase to £20,494 plus shift allowance.

You will be responsible for carrying out all QA tasks as specified by the QA Supervisor.

Duties include the auditing of all production lines on frequency to meet factory, customer and company needs to the standard required, ensuring non-compliances are dealt with to a satisfactory resolution ensuring relevant paperwork is correctly completed, ensuring HACCP controls are in place & monitored.

You will be responsible for collection samples & carrying out inspection, maintaining accurate records of results, reporting immediately on any defects, carry out sampling and testing of incoming raw materials & release from SAP, carrying out audits for cleaning & document swab results, investigating non-conforming raw materials & taking appropriate action, carrying out on line product testing as necessary, arranging tasting of products & visual quality & presentation and reporting accordingly.

We are seeking someone who has come from a food background, ideally with GCSEs in Maths, English, Science, Food Technology, computer literate and have good communication skills, a good demeanour & presentation with a good sense of tasting/smell along with good visual skills.

A foundation in Food Hygiene qualification would be an advantage.

This is permanent position, with 25 days holiday, plus company stakeholder pension scheme.

The hours of work will be Monday to Friday either 8 am to 4 pm.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in please get on contact by calling Hayley on or emailing

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