Quality Assurance Technologist BLUQ49449

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Competitive Salary
24 May 2017
22 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is home to some of the most iconic British snack brands including; McCoy's, Hula Hoops, KP Nuts, POM-BEAR, Skips, Space Raiders, Discos, Nik Naks, Wheat Crunchies, Penn State, Phileas Fogg, Brannigans and Frisps. They also produce many fantastic products for the UK's leading retailers. They are proud that millions of people enjoy their snacks, every day!

They are passionate about people and proud of the exciting, rewarding careers they offer. They are always on the lookout for talented and self-motivated individuals to bring added expertise and enthusiasm to their growing business.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced individual to join a friendly and welcoming team - you will have the opportunity to play a key part in influencing fundamental improvements whilst developing your own skills and expanding your experience.

This role has direct responsibility for food safety and quality assurance activities and you will be working closely with the Quality Manager, the Technical team and key personnel from other departments. You will support the day to day management of the Quality function for the site, be responsible for driving food safety and quality standards. The role is operationally focused and you will be expected to spend a significant proportion of time in a manufacturing environment.

They are looking for an individual who has strong influencing and communication skills and who has factory technical/quality management experience. With a good understanding of QMS and HACCP systems, you will have experience of own label and branded label products and be comfortable in conflict management and driving resolution.

Confident and assured but able to be vocal when required, you will use resources effectively to maintain standards and have a strong knowledge of food safety and good manufacturing practices. Internal auditing experience is essential, as it an understanding of BRC.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email