Quality Controller

HRC Recruitment
Rosyth, UK
13 Aug 2019
02 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Controller - Fife - Salary £18,375 + Excellent benefits

We're looking to have a chat with experienced Quality Controllers or Production Operators with some quality experience to discuss joining a successful food manufacturing business in Fife. You would be responsible for carrying out checks to ensure that all products are produced to the relevant specifications and quality standards and that this is done by following the correct company procedures to ensure that the site food safety, legality and quality policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to.

You are looking for freedom, flexibility and fun in the workplace. You are someone who wants to make a difference.

Are you who we're looking for?

* Experience in a food manufacturing environment

* Full training will be provided however some awareness of production processes is preferred

* Consideration will be given to candidates with less quality experience but with good production experience and an interest in moving over to quality control

What does the day to day look like?

* Ensure that all start up checks have been carried out by production team BEFORE production line is permitted to commence, and that any issues raised have been reported to relevant department.

* Visually inspect that production area and machinery are hygienically clean before production commences.

* Calibration of checkweighers before production commences (where applicable)

* Quality inspection of products against product specification & quality standards.

* Ensure that correct visual standards are always displayed

* Audits of quality and food safety checks and paperwork being completed by production, including but not limited to label checks, metal detector checks, weight checks, machine start up checks, traceability and temperature.

* Sample collection from every production run

* Checking product safety, legality and quality at the start and end of the production run and regularly throughout the production run.

* Sign off relevant paperwork within 30 minutes of the end of the run.

* Calibration checks (where applicable)

* Identification of non-conforming product and processes and ensuring that Quality Technician and/or Quality Manager are informed as soon as possible.

* Supporting production operatives and team leaders to ensure quality standards are met.

* Ensure compliance with Health and Safety and Food Hygiene Standards

* Ensuring that all issues found during the shift are reported in the Daily shift report to relevant departments when applicable

* Collect and file all relevant paperwork accurately at the end of the shift.

* Check start and end of run metal detector checks and paperwork have been completed.


HRC Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be treated as such.

HRC Recruitment acts as both an employment business and an employment agency

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