Specifications Technologist

Dalehead Foods
22 Nov 2017
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Specifications Technologist to join the Spalding team.

Working the core hours of 08.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday, the successful candidate will be a key member of the Technical team providing overall assistance to ensure smooth running of the department.

Duties will include:

* Coordinate and manage all Customer and Own Brand Specifications
* Ensure all information provided to the Customer is accurate
* Work with the development team when new products are being developed to ensure that the product declarations are correct
* Be involved in the packaging sign off process, utilising other members of the Technical and Site team as appropriate
* Set-up Label Printing & ACS systems, ensuring customer requirements are met and labels match the specification
* Provide an initial basic level of support on ACS
* Provide cover for other roles in the team when required (e.g. Holiday / Busy Periods)
* Provide secretarial support for the Technical team when required
* Work with the Site Audit team and carry out Internal Audits when required
* Assist the Technical Team during audits (e.g. trace abilities)
* Ensure specifications are accurate so product can be produced to the spec
* Ensure specifications are accurate so we are not charged for amendments
* Ensure packaging is correct (with support) to reduce wastage from incorrect packaging being printed
* Produce accurate gold standard specifications as required by the customer, meeting and exceeding their expectations
* Act as a point of contact with the Customer Technical Managers with specification related queries
* Stick to customer set deadlines for submission of work
* Support and seek opportunities within any projects to reduce waste, maximize recycling and reduction of the carbon footprint of the site

The candidate should have intermediate IT skills, in particular Microsoft Office Software, such as word and excel.

We value our workforce and are fully committed to developing our people and allowing them to show their full potential. If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

Saturday 09 December 2017
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959597405