QA Technician - Dartmouth Way

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Dartmouth Way
  • Job Type: Quality Assurance/Control
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c. £24,000 - £25,000
  • Date Posted: 15/11/2021
  • Expiry Date: 31/12/2021

QA Technician

Dartmouth Way

c. £24,000 – £25,000

Job Ref: FE/10124

Are you looking for an opportunity to kick start your technical career in food manufacturing? Our client is a well-established manufacturer of ambient foods, producing well-known brands and has recently been bought out by a major company. With exciting plans to expand further, this company offers career progression and new opportunities within an already successful business.


The Role

  • Ensure business objective are met to produce safe and legally compliant food
  • Support site product assessment systems to ensure products meet the required quality and customer agreed specifications
  • Conduct audits with respect to GMP, hygiene, glass, other foreign bodies, and compliance to procedures
  • Support business during third party audits and traceability exercises
  • Support and coordination of customer complaint investigations by root cause analysis and identifying preventative actions
  • Coordinate sample send outs for laboratory analysis according to site schedules and interpretation of results
  • Review and approval of packaging deliveries against approved artwork files
  • Conduct swabbing activities according to site schedule and support production during free from production or site validation/verification activities


The Candidate

  • Previous experience in the food industry
  • Full understanding of QA Technician requirements
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ideally Food Safety and HACCP level 3 trained


The Salary and Package

  • £24,000 – £25,000
  • Monday to Friday – 4 weeks on days (6:00 – 14:30) and 1 week on nights (22:00 – 6:30)


Next Steps

To apply for this role, please contact Faith Eastwood at Silven on either 07399 824435, 0161 832 7463 or quoting job ref. FE/10124