QA Technician

22 May 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
QA Technician

Prestige Recruitment Specialists are currently recruiting for QA's based in Hull. The role purpose is to monitor quality system compliance and effectiveness through planned audits and independent process control checks to ensure that our products comply with food safety legislation, meet the technical and quality specification and are manufactured at best cost.

Your main responsibilities are:
• Monitors quality system compliance through regular audits
• Performs independent process control checks
• Immediately reports any system failures to the relevant department so that corrective action can be taken promptly
• Understands the implications of food safety failures and reports these to the Quality Manager or Technical Manager.
• Supervises corrective action to ensure that unsafe and/or sub-standard product is not dispatched to our customers.
• Aids staff training in food safety, hygiene and quality and raises the level of awareness of these issues throughout the site.
• Identifies possible changes to the quality system to improve product quality.
• Liaises with product development during production trials and launches.
• Following up all non-conformance issues arising from paperwork, with production personnel or via other technical personnel as appropriate.
• Checking of all production paperwork relating to intake, manufacture, curing, processing, cooking, cooling, storage, slicing, packing and despatch.
• Checking and collation of technical auditing paperwork.
• To work with QA Compliance.
• Carrying out Traceability Challenge exercises if required

Knowledge and Skills Required:
• IOSH working safely
• Food Safety level 2
• Manual handling awareness
• Understanding of Microbiology / Chemistry
• Proven experience in a specification role, ideally in a high risk chilled production environment.
• Understanding of HACCP
• Extensive knowledge of Food legislation, safety and quality.
• Self-motivated and responsible for time management.
• A users knowledge of standard software systems.

Term: Permanent
Pay: GBP9.99 per hour
Hours of Work: 05:30am to 18:00pm - 4 on 4 off basis

Please call Beth at Prestige Recruitment Specialists for more information regarding the role, telephone (phone number removed).
Prestige Recruitment Specialists Ltd are acting as an employment agency working on behalf of the client.
Your application will be given consideration and a shortlist of applicants will be submitted to our Client. If you have not heard within 7 days, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Prestige Recruitment Specialists Limited is an award winning independent recruitment agency that has been firmly established for over 25 years within Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

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