Technical Technician

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Peterborough
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Intake Technician
Purpose of the role
To complete all aspects of sampling and physical testing.
To undertake physical testing of food products and packaging.
To receipt external microbiological and chemical test results for food products.
To maintain hygiene standards and cleanliness across the Technical Intake Office and ensuring equipment is looked after and maintained
Ensure compliance through working knowledge of BRC to strive for excellence
KPI's
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Reduce the number of rejected deliveries received through identification and escalation of non-conforming deliveries/certifications
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Identify cost savings on testing, through identification and escalation of conformity to specification on all raw materials, to pin point possibilities to reduce testing in accordance with CCOP
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All raw material intake testing to be completed within *
All packaging intake testing to be completed within *
All WIP intake testing to be completed within Key Accountabilities
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To ensure that all deliveries which require sampling are sampled and tested in a timely manner
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To complete physical testing carried out onsite in the Technical Intake office and support onsite Technical teams with questions/queries on physical testing of site deliveries
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To complete Technical Intake packs ensuring conformity to process and material is passed into the business accurately
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Ensure timely completion and accuracy of the Certificate Check Sheet Process. Escalate issues to the Technical Intake Team Supervisor and/or relevant supplier. Build up supplier relationships to support with this process
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Reduce the number of rejected deliveries received through escalation of non-conforming deliveries/certifications
Job Description
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Identify cost savings on testing, through identification and escalation of conformity to specification on all raw materials, to pin point possibilities to reduce testing in accordance with CCOP
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Deal with day to day queries and questions from the wider business in relation to Technical Intake
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Appropriate escalation of any identified data discrepancies on intake sheets, testing's sheets, QAD, supplier information, internal specifications etc.
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Assist with any requirements relating to customer complaints and internal/external audits and traceability exercises
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Work with Supply Chain and other internal departments to arrange for samples, or monitoring of stocks as necessary
Essential Skills/Qualities
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To have worked in either Technical/QA, an Intake role or in Food Operations for at least 2 years
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To be conversant with computer systems and practices
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Knowledge of Food Safety and H&S within the Food Industry
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Good communication, organisational and timekeeping skills
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Good attention to detail
Desirable Skills/Qualities
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Trained to Food Hygiene Level 2
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Allergen Awareness Training
Salary is Negotiable dependant on experience