Process Technologist (suitable for QA or production lead)

Recruiter
Scantec Personnel Limited
Location
Spalding
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Process Technologist (suitable for QA or production lead looking to progress)
FMCG chilled foods
£20,000 – £25,000 (depending on experience) + benefits
Mon – Fri. 8.30-5pm
Spalding

A blue chip FMCG chilled foods manufacturer with a site in Lincolnshire is now recruiting a Process Technologist to join their Development team. The successful Process Technologist will ideally be educated to degree / HND level in a food or technical related discipline with an understanding / experience of auditing or technical administration in a food manufacturing environment. Alternatively you may be working in a QA or production line management role with some experience of process / quality assurance.

Reporting to the Process Manager, the successful Process Technologist will work to ensure the smooth transition of newly approved products from concept through to launch, ensuring the technical and quality standards are achieved. The Process Technologist will be required to challenge current factory processes and look for improvements, efficiencies and value engineering.

Process Technologist duties include:

• Plan, organise and carry out factory trials on approved products
• Manage communication as required on process development matters with customers, both internal and external, and suppliers to develop relationships
• Ensure quality standards, other relevant standards and HACCP are applied to NPD to meet Food Safety, Quality and Legality, and customer specified requirements.
• Liaise with internal concept development through attending internal panels on various concept ideas and offering input on technical constraints by technical services.
• Ensure that all new raw materials / suppliers have been risk assessed and audited as required prior to trials and launch.
• Conduct hazard analysis studies during the development process to identify and assess all potential safety hazards and associated risks.
• Provide info to allow product specifications to be completed
• Organise and liaise where necessary customer visits
Application via CV.



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