Technical Auditor

The Hain Daniels Group Limited
Newcastle Upon Tyne
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The purpose of the role is to contribute to primary and technical provision of the manufacturing unit(s) and drive continuous improvement in all aspects of product safety, legality and quality. You will ensure that the manufacturing unit(s) meet legislation, customer accreditation and company requirements.
By using a pro-active and technical perspective, you?ll deliver continuous improvements towards the Technical Function.

Key Responsibilities:

? Deputy to Technical Audit Manager
? Complete internal audits as a key part of skilled and trained audit team.
? Provide advice to operations team on technical matters and risk assess concessions where necessary
? Issuing non-conformances outside of internal audit schedule where deviations to due process and procedure are witnessed
? Ensure ?good manufacturing practice? (GMP) is followed at all times.
? Issue quarantine notices and manage the responses to ensure root cause analysis is adopted and that appropriate corrective and preventive action is completed.
? Must have a thorough understanding of both high and standard care food operating requirements.
? Monitor and maintain all agreed departmental KPI?s and provide specific reports to the business that measure performance in areas of responsibility.

What you will need for the role / what it will take

? An understanding of high and standard care food operating standards.
? Qualified as a Lead Auditor
? An understanding of the importance of traceability to the business and where it links into the quality management system.
? An understanding of the principles of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point techniques.
? Inherent understanding of site hygiene, technical, QA and Health & Safety requirements.
? Advanced computer knowledge (spread sheets, word processing, e-mail).

About Us / what we do:

At our Orchard House Foods site, Gateshead, we manufacture freshly prepared fruit for both the retail & convenience channels as well as key foodservice partners, making high quality, delicious food-to-go products. For over 30 years, Orchard House Foods have remained the UK?s market leader in ready-to-eat fresh fruit products, fresh fruit patisserie and drinks for leading UK retailers. Our commitment to innovation and NPD is renowned, as is our investment in our people. Our manufacturing sites and processes are some of the best invested and cutting-edge in the industry and are certified to the BRC Global Standard for Food Manufacturing, Grade A.

Why join us?

At Hain Daniels we?ve developed a real recipe for success: we create tasty food and drinks with goodness at their core, and work with some incredible brands whose ethos is the same as ours. At the core of everything we do are our people: without them, we simply wouldn?t be a market-leading food and drink specialist.
The typical Hain Daniels employee is friendly, hard-working and passionate about what they do. And by showing such commitment to us, we reward our team members with a lovely place to work and the chance to achieve their potential; with plenty of opportunities for personal development. We offer generous pay and a genuine opportunity to help the business grow

This job was originally posted as