Quality Assurance Technician (FMCG, Manufacturing) BLUQ41336

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Excellent Competitive Salary
23 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Quality Assurance Technician (FMCG, Manufacturing) BLUQ41336

Westwood – Peterborough

Excellent Competitive Salary

The role of Quality Assurance Technician is to support the Site QA Manager/ QA Supervisor and the site in general in ensuring the effectiveness of factory QA systems in line with the needs of the business, to continually meet, improve and exceed customer expectations.

The role includes some of the following tasks: 

  • Evaluating production
  • Hygiene audits
  • Discussing results with production and arranging necessary corrective actions
  • Ensuring the Management System is updated within a timely manner, in line with manufacturing.
  • Liaising with colleagues from all areas of the factory to ensure efficient resolution of QA issues
  • looking for areas where the QA systems can be improved and made more efficient.

     Key capabilities and attributes:

  • Good communication skills.
  • Positive and committed attitude.
  • Desire to assist the culture of continuous improvement.
  • Good record-keeping skills.
  • Commitment to personal and team development.
  • Ability to use own initiative and manage personal workload.
  • Adhere to Company’s Equal Opportunities and Health & Safety Policies.
  • Ensure high quality standards and hygiene is maintained.
  • Demonstrate a flexible approach

 Skills and Attributes: 

  • HND or equivalent qualification.
  • Over 6 month’s relevant QA experience.
  • Experience of a food-manufacturing environment. 
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing desirable.
  • Understanding of HACCP desirable.

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