Job: QA Technician

Title QA Technician
Categories Technical & Quality
Salary £22,000 pa
Location Gloucestershire
Area Longhope
Job Information

Our client, a leading name in food production is offering an opportunity at their site in Gloucestershire.
Shift Pattern 8.30 – 5.00pm Monday – Friday

QA are responsible for:

Taking ownership of and continuously looking to improve the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards on their shift
Communicating, influencing, training and enthusing other team members in food safety and quality matters
Working within the team to ensure compliance with factory and legal standards and prevention of quality incidents
Ensuring cleaning levels meet required standards by working with the team and conducting routine and ad hoc audits and inspections to ensure hygiene standards are exceeded at all times
Conducting micro swabbing and implementing corrective actions as required
Carrying out and submit microbiological sampling and investigate out of specification results or adverse trends; implementing corrective actions
Communicating consumer complaints to the team, carry out investigations, identify adverse trends and implement corrective actions
Auditing of the Food Safety and Quality Management System as defined by the internal auditing plan
Investigating and organising corrective actions for any other non conforming elements of the Food Safety and Quality Management System as appropriate ensuring long term solutions are implemented
Communicating across shifts and with the senior team concerning non conforming and out of specification results
Performing calibration activities within the manufacturing facility
Supporting the wider manufacturing team with all aspects of food safety and quality during product launches and trials.

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.

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