Bluestones One is currently recruiting for an experienced QA Technician to join a leading food manufacturing business based in Bromborough.
This role is offered initially on a temporary basis with a view to becoming permanent.
The role has come about due to internal progression and the great team there is keen to secure a dedicated new team member as soon as possible.
The successful applicant will ensure that all finished products meet the agreed specifications via chemical and microbiological analysis at agreed intervals and ensure that all manufacturing activities are carried out in compliance with current legislation and company polices.
The role will involve;
Undertake duties in line with company and legislative health and safety policies, procedures and requirements.
Undertake basic customer compliant as required by QA Manager / Supervisor.
Undertake weekly hygiene and housekeeping audits of the site as required by the company QA standards.
Monitor documentation against specific tolerances and ensure operators comply with good manufacturing practices.
Identify non-conforming products.
Monitor achievement of the average weight.
Respond to day-to-day occurrences and contribute to the implementation of the future corrective action.
Participate in the company’s continuous improvement program.
Untaken specific/ad-hoc QA work as required by the Quality Manager
Achieve allocated work within agreed timescale.
The ideal applicant for this role will have a minimum of six months previous manufacturing quality assurance/control experience and have basic knowledge of HACCP and have a basic food hygiene certificate.
It is of a distinct advantage if you have strong knowledge in process and packaging auditing and be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills.
Due to the nature of this role, the successful applicant will need to have awareness of Health and Safety principles and basic awareness of chemicals and COSHH.
Applicants will also need to have untaken basic training in microbiology, sensory evaluation and information technology.
Due to the nature of the role and company, the role will be split 80-% of the successful applicants working time will be on the factory floor and the remaining 20% will be in the laboratory.
Our client is keen to interview ASAP and requires applicants that are available on little or no notice.