Specification Technologist

Recruiter
Team Jobs
Location
Dorchester
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you currently work in a food specific industry?

Are you used to dealing with the sign off on food labels?

If so we are currently working well-established business based in Dorchester who are looking for a Specification technologist to join their small but dedicated technical team. This company prides itself on its heritage and require the successful candidate to have a passion for their product.

As Specification Technologist you will be required to assist the production manager in all aspects of product specifications, from writing and approving the specs and declarations as well as checking and approving artwork. You will be required to interact on a daily basis with customers and suppliers in regards to specifications and individual requirements.

You will create, review and approve specifications and pack copies, check client artwork and labels, be responsible for the technical sign off for printed packaging, update product specifications and recipes as required and request raw material and packaging specifications.

A background in a similar role and experience working in the food industry is essential - at least one years' experience in a similar technical role is vital. This is a busy and seasonal company who really need someone to hit the ground running.

There is fantastic opportunity for progression and development.

Requirements
*Ideally you will be educated to a HND / degree level in a food science discipline.
*You will be familiar with retailer own specifications systems
*Have a good knowledge of labeling requirements and have a high level of computer literacy including Microsoft Excel/Word.
*To succeed in this role you will be focused, have excellent time management skills and high attention to detail.
What's in it for you?
*Competitive salary depending on experience
*25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
*Free parking on site
*Company pension
*Free samples

If this is a role that interests you and you want to know more information - please apply now and contact Team Jobs today!

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/76057811