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  • Quality Assistant

    Job Title – Quality Assistant

    Job Status – Temp (May become Permanent)

    Location – Craigavon, Northern Ireland

    Worktime – 6am start

    Salary – Under 25 £7.80, Over 25 £8.25

    We are looking to add to a team of quality assurance assistants. Working in a fast paced food production environment you will have the following skills and experience:

    Ensure high standards of Food safety & Quality throughout the production process.
    Audit and document verified checks.
    Collect Microbiological Samples, Water Samples, Swabs and Hand Swabs to register with the requisite testing lab.
    Collect samples for Taste Panels and Retention samples.
    Undertake Calibration checks in accordance with the Testing Schedule.
    Identify and recommend any changes to factory Quality Management System documentation to the Lead Technical Assistant. 
    Identify and report any deviations that my lead to lower than expected product standards.

    Principle Responsibilities:-

    Assess product quality on intake, during packing and prior to despatch

    To understand and apply quality standards

    Apply HACCP principles

    To audit compliance against Quality Management Systems

    To ensure all product testing is carried out in line with customer code of practice

    Support the development of continuous improvement plans

    Filing and archiving of all documentation

    Person specification:-

    Must have food manufacturing experience

    Must have QA or Quality Control experience within a food manufacturing environment

    Must have knowledge of HACCP

    Good I.T skills and competent with modern office IT systems

    Factory operates 7 days per week 6am start until finish.  Position will be on a rota with the rest of the QA team. 

    Alternative Method of Application

    Email CV Quoting Ref No VRT1312 – 

    The Training and Recruitment House are acting as Employment Agency on behalf of our client.

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