Job: Food Technologist

Title Food Technologist
Categories Technical & Quality
Salary £22,000 per year
Location Buckingham
Job Information

Working for a leading name in food production your role will be to assist the Technical Manager in the implementation of the Company’s Quality Management System and in maintaining BRC accreditation (AA Grade) and any other necessary practices, procedures and policies to ensure the food safety, quality and legality of products on site.

You will be responsible for the technical function covering testing of products against specification, QA, QC, food safety, legislation and complaints.

Efficiently communicating and following up the requirements of the Company’s QMS to all Departments, customers and external bodies as required.

Carry out raw material, packaging and finished product sampling, analysis, certification and obtaining approvals

Inspect and report on quality of all raw materials received in keeping with guidelines given, reporting any non-conformances.

To monitor and manage supplier approval and performance monitoring system.

Update specifications as and when required.

Ensure sampling regime for analysis and challenge testing is adhered too.

Keep all records, files, and storage of samples current at all times

Provide product samples to support sales

Carry out Audits on the QMS

Contribute to HACCP analysis and BRC accreditation process

To be the primary point of Technical / Quality Contact in your area of work

If you feel you have the right skills for the job, please forward your current CV at your earliest convenience.

Due to the high levels of interest we receive for our roles, we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within 7 days, you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Search International Ltd are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector. 

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – Technical & Quality- Research & Development – Production & Operations – Engineering- Supply Chain- Sales & Marketing – Human Resources – Finance – Graduates – Transport & Logistics

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