Quality Assurance/QA Technician/QA Technologist

Recruiter
Castle Employment Agency Ltd
Location
York
Salary
£21041/annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Castle Employment are recruiting for an experienced Quality Assurance Technologist to work for a leading food manufacturer based in Malton, North Yorkshire. As the Quality Technologist you will be responsible for carrying out day to day quality auditing inline with GMP and routine calibration and sampling checks.

You will report into the QA Manager in ensuring that all the procedures are adhered to and where necessary all corrective actions are completed for any non-conformances raised.

You will assist the QA Manager by monitoring the production process and factory standards.

As the Quality Assurance Technologist you will ensure that QA, Production and Hygiene records are satisfactory, and to report any issues.

You will ensure that all Health and Safety instructions are adhered to at all times and assist the QA Manager in managing the food safety, legality and quality auditing functions within the factory.

Supporting the Technical Manager & QA Manager with customer complaint investigations as required and carry out any corrective actions needed to resolve any issues highlighted and you will carry out all GMP, CCP, Glass Etc audits as per schedule.

You will carry out all sampling plans and taste panels.

As the Quality Assurance Technologist will carry out any other reasonable request that is given by the Technical Manager or QA Manager in order to ensure that the safety, legality or quality of the product is maintained. You will also cover for the Technical Controller in their absence.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in a similar role within a food or beverage environment. GMP knowledge is essential. You must be willing to do a 6am - 6pm shift 4 on 4 off