QA Technician

Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
£9000 - £10000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
05 Jun 2017
03 Jul 2017
Marc Powell
Contract Type
Part Time
Quality Assurance Technician - Part-Time
Based in Manchester
Salary circa £10,000 + Excellent Benefits

The UK's leading and best-known food on the go retailer are currently looking to recruit a QA technician on a part-time basis at their Manchester Bakery; 20 hours per week - 8:00am - 3:00pm Wednesday and Thursday, 8:00am - 2:00pm Friday.

The Role
Reporting to the QA Manager you would be tasked with ensuring that process controls are in place and are operating as specified to ensure that food safety and quality standards are met each day at the time the product is being produced. You would assist with the implementation of food safety and quality procedures for day to day factory floor operations, providing technical support such as in the calibration of small items of equipment (e.g. weight scales or temperature probes) and monitoring the effectiveness of controls; by assisting with the completion of some of the routine audits (e.g. hygiene and housekeeping) as well as internal system audits.

The role requires a strong cross functional relationship to be built and the ability to produce management reports and communicate key issues effectively on a regular basis.

The Candidate
It's absolutely essential that you have experience in a similar Quality Assurance role, ideally within food manufacturing / retail. You'll be a highly organised, numerate and results-focused, with excellent communication, planning and IT skills, and you will possess practical knowledge of the BRC Standard and QMS Systems. You will also need to possess HACCP or CIEH level 3.

The Company
One of the UK's leading and most well-known bakery retailers. In recent years they have become a huge household name, and this is a fantastic opportunity to join in their continued success.

This role may be suitable for you if you have a background in any of the following: Quality Systems Officer, QA Assistant, New Product Development Assistant, Technical Assistant, Manufacturing Assistant, Food Technologist.

We are acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this role.