Quality Assurance Technician

Location
Doncaster
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
00071065
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Production
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Location:Doncaster

Business: This company's operations have a market-leading presence in a wide range of sectors associated with the food chain.

The Group's companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications. The Company has a UK annual turnover approaching £280 million and employs around 1,000 people at 23 sites across the country.

The Position

Applications are invited for a Quality Assurance Technician to work at our Doncaster Site. This is a full time permanent position working 40 hours per week.

As a Quality Assurance Technician your duties and responsibilities will vary based on the Company's requirements but will include:

- To develop Quality and Quality systems for SARVAL Doncaster Pet Foods and ensure compliance with all relevant legislation relating to product safety and legality in conjunction with the Group Quality Manager
- To ensure Internal Audits are carried out to schedule and ensure that any non compliances and customer complaints are correctly investigated and followed up.
- To develop and implement relevant GMP and Hygiene standards.
- To achieve and maintain customer approval and any relevant accreditation standards and highlight the correct training requirements with regard to Quality.
- To ensure Raw Material, Process Control and Finished Product Specifications are up to date in conjunction with the Group Quality Team and analytical and micro summaries are maintained and supplied to relevant personnel.

The Person

- Have a good understanding of factory processes, HACCP, Quality Systems and microbiology.
- Competent at analysing data.
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel.
- Be self-motivated and have a pro-active approach to problem solving.
- To be able to work to tight deadlines.

Salary: Competitive Pay and Benefits

* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV's being received.