Senior Quality Technician (FMCG)

Science Solutions Recruitment
£25000 - £27000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Science Solutions are currently recruiting for a Senior Quality Technician for a personal care manufacturer based in the West Yorkshire region.

Key responsibilities:

* Investigate, where necessary, Non-Conformances internal and external and provide input into appropriate corrective actions.
* Managing the Quarantine of Non-Conforming materials
* Reviews relevant Non-conformances & QC out of spec results to ensure that required changes are implemented which prove effective.
* Analyse failures, generate and drive CAPA to ensure continuous improvement and timely close out.
* Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action for process related concerns.
* Complaint handling and reporting.
* SAP experience and understanding.
* Assist Quality Manager in maintenance of quality system.
* Write/review the methods and procedures in use within QA and factory areas.
* Member of team for Internal Audits
* Support first productions and other production runs where required
* Support Quality Manager when External Audits (Customer & accreditation bodies) and customer visits are being conducted.
* Maintaining of quality system data bases.
* Provide guidance, coaching and training at all levels when requested.
* Provide support to other areas of the Technical department as required including holiday / sickness periods.
* Adhere to all Health and Safety requirements.
* This list is not exhaustive and can be amended at any time in line with business needs.

Knowledge and experience:

* Knowledge of product safety and quality in an FMCG Environment
* Implementing/maintaining Quality Standards
* Experience of working on Continuous Improvement projects
* Experience of BRC/Customer Audits
* Analytical Quality Skills
* Knowledge of HACCP
* Excellent Communication Skills
* Knowledge of Chemistry a plus but not essential