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Quality Assistant, Leicestershire

Job Reference: W39310
Salary: £18,000-£21,000
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

This is an excellent opportunity to join a privately own ambient manufacturer business, specialising in bespoke products for leading restaurant chains and food service. Working within the Quality Assurance and Technical team the focus of this role is to ensure compliance to the food safety, quality and legal requirements of the company Quality Management System and BRC standards.

Key Accountabilities

  • To apply set quality standards to ensure that all legislative and customer requirements are met through conducing audits including fabric, hygiene, GMP, glass and hard plastics and following up of non-conformances with the aim of preventing reoccurrence
  • To ensure that all microbiological, chemical and organoleptic (taste panel) sampling is conducted according to an agreed schedule and records are maintained and communicated
  • To audit that all records relating to food safety, quality and legality are completed and are fully retrievable. This is tested through traceability audits according to an agreed schedule and through specific customer or 3rd party audits
  • To aid the technical manager in the investigation of customer complaints and trending of technical KPIs

Person Profile

  • You will ideally be degree qualified or equivalent in a food science related subject
  • Previous experience within a Quality Assurance role
  • Flexible to work a shift pattern
  • You will be action orientated with a proactive attitude with a passion for quality and food

To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with a comprehensive CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of liane@cparecruitment.com or call 020 8203 1000