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QA Technician

Job Summary

  • Location Chichester, West Sussex
  • Salary £19527 - £20904 per annum + free parking
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Horticulture & Food Production
  • Date Posted 12 September 2018
  • Ref 3350_1536742219

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Job Description

We are seeking an experienced QA Technician for our client in the Chichester area, preferably with food industry experience, whilst training the salary will be £19,527 and once fully trained the salary will increase to £20,904.

You will be responsible for carrying out all QA tasks as specified by the QA Supervisor.

Duties include the auditing of all production lines on frequency to meet factory, customer and company needs to the standard required, ensuring non-compliances are dealt with to a satisfactory resolution ensuring relevant paperwork is correctly completed, ensuring HACCP controls are in place & monitored.

You will be responsible for collection samples & carrying out inspection, maintaining accurate records of results, reporting immediately on any defects, carry out sampling and testing of incoming raw materials & release from SAP, carrying out audits for cleaning & document swab results, investigating non-conforming raw materials & taking appropriate action, carrying out on line product testing as necessary, arranging tasting of products & visual quality & presentation and reporting accordingly.

We are seeking someone who has come from a food background, ideally with GCSEs in Maths, English, Science, Food Technology, computer literate and have good communication skills, a good demeanour & presentation with a good sense of tasting/smell along with good visual skills.

A foundation in Food Hygiene qualification would be an advantage.

The hours of work will be afternoon shifts; Monday to Thursday 14:00 to 22:00 and Fridays 11:00am until 17:00. You will also receive a 25% shift allowance for working late shifts.

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Hayley Palmer

Hayley Palmer

I specialise in temporary and permanent commercial recruitment. I endeavour to always offer my clients and candidates an extremely professional level of service. During the busy events season I also support the Catering & Hospitality team with onsite co-ordination, as well as being a 24 hour…

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