Quality Assistant

Quality Assistant
A fantastic opportunity has just come up for a Food scientist with 1-2 years of experience in the food manufacturing industry. My client, a leading Irish food producer based in Co. Meath, is looking for a Quality Assistant who will report into the Technical Manager and will be responsible to maintain HACCP procedures and Quality control on a daily basis.
This is a permanent (full-time) job based in Co. Meath.
What will you do in this job?
  • You will carry out product inspections on all incoming product and ensure all produce meets the required specification.
  • You will communicate product quality with suppliers and site management.
  • You will be monitoring and reporting quality standards to site management daily (raw material stock and pre-pack stock).
  • You will maintain full traceability of stock from intake to dispatch and you will ensure that stock rotation is maintained (First in-First out).
  • You will be sorting raw material and verifying final product stock prior to customer dispatch.
  • You will complete calibration control and temperature control checks as per company SOP and report any deviations.
  • You will carry out daily weight control checks; hygiene/GMP audits; recording of shelf-life inspections.
  • You will be ensuring HAACP and BRC principles are continuously met for product safety and process control.
What do you need to be successful in this job?
  • You are degree qualified in Food Science or related discipline.
  • You have 1-2 years of experience in the food manufacturing industry.
  • If you happen to have experience with food safety audits that would be amazing but it is not a deal breaker if you don't!

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