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Quality Assurance Technician





£18000 - £20000 per annum + Pension



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Our client an established food manufacturer based in Middlesbrough are looking to recruit an experienced Quality Assurance Technician to join there expanding team.

Overall Purpose:

  • Ensuring overall quality standards are maintained for all products and the factory in general.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To ensure the product quality standards are available on each line and that they are being followed correctly.
  • To ensure policies and procedures relating to quality, food safety and H&S are being adhered to.
  • To support production in solving issues and making decisions on quality/Food safety (escalating to Quality Manager/ Technical Manager if necessary).
  • To conduct internal audits against the agreed schedule.
  • To carry out all micro testing against the schedule and that retests on adverse results are sent away and the spreadsheet is completed correctly.
  • To carry out internal checks/ calibrations of equipment inclusive of chemical dosing, temp probes and scales etc.
  • Completion of all necessary paperwork within the QMS.
  • Communicate with suppliers with regards to non-conformances. Ensure that non-conformances are followed up, effective corrective actions are agreed and repeat issues are dealt with in conjunction with Quality Manager.
  • Carry out new employee inductions, training as necessary.
  • Attend morning production meetings and be prepared with previous day’s issues/corrective actions and upcoming information that needs to be shared.
  • Set a good example to all other employees in both manner and conduct.
  • Carry out any other reasonable tasks that are required as part of the needs of the business.
  • To carry our daily GMP audits and raise Non-conformances as appropriate.
  • To conduct taste panels and resolve corrective actions.

The Package:

  • £18,000 – £20,000 per annum depending on experience.
  • Day shift position.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Holiday scheme.

Job Reference: ABQATO_1554284531

Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Pension

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration:

Baltic Recruitment Sector: Engineering_technical

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