Quality Assurance – Temporary Maternity Cover BLUQ41744

Clitheroe, Lancashire
Competitive Salary
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Quality Assurance – Temporary Maternity Cover BLUQ41744

Farmhouse Fare - Clitheroe

Competitive Salary

Our client work with a pretty tasty portfolio of brands – even if they do say so themselves!

From Covent Garden’s delicious soups, to Linda McCartney’s sublime meat-free dishes and Hartley’s sweet treats, they feature on the daily menu of millions of families around the globe.

So if you fancy working with quality brands that you know and love, in an environment that is challenging yet rewarding, fast paced yet friendly, then head to their recruitment page now.

They’re embarking on an exciting journey and they want you to come along for the ride!


•This role is to work with the other departments within the factory to ensure that standards of hygiene and food safety are upheld and maintained.

•To assist all other QA’s in the team to ensure all tasks are completed and kept up to date.

•To audit compliance to all factory procedures and raise any issues with the Quality or Technical manager.

•To investigate any customer complaints related to processes in the factory.

•To raise any non-conformance and close out ASAP.

•Raise supplier complaints when required.

•Understanding COA/COC what information is required and where to find them.

•Completed Daily GMP and Glass and plastic audits.

•Monitoring and recording of temperatures.

•Verification and validation of testing equipment.

•Safety and Quality

•Hygiene and Housekeeping

•Quality Management System

This will include amongst other things record sheets and training instructions / standard operating procedures.

Educations and skills required:

•Good understanding of English and Maths.

•Internal Auditing

•Food safety Level 3

•HACCP level 3

•Food Microbiology

•Chemical Handling

•Pest Awareness

•Sensory Training


Highly Motivated, must lead others by example, you will have the ability to organise and file large quantities of data in a logical easy to access way. With all tasks completed within a timely manner, you will work on your own initiative, whilst demonstrating a flexible approach.                      

If this role suite your skills and experience and you are able to commit to a 12-month contract, then we look forward to hearing from you. Shifts run from midnight to 8am Monday to Friday.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.