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Food Safety and Quality Manager - Co. Mayo

My client, an Irish-owned food processing company based in Co. Mayo, is looking for a Food Safety and Quality Manager who will be responsible for food safety, quality and legal compliance for food processing on site.

This is a permanent (full-time) job based in Co. Mayo.

You will be responsible for ensuring quality management systems are maintained and that BRC accreditation is upheld. You will lead customer audits and all third-party visits and you will manage and lead one QC Officer and the Hygiene team.

What will you do in this job?

  • You will manage and develop the quality management systems and the internal audit programme efficiently and cost effectively.

  • You will develop the HACCP and TACCP plans and update them annually to reflect changes and amendments to procedures and processes.

  • You will manage the site technical budget including laboratory sampling and garment cleaning to deliver an appropriate and effective programme.

  • You will manage and lead the Quality Control Officer and the Hygiene Team, ensuring all are trained appropriately and performing to a high standard.

  • You will complete customer specifications with regard to new and existing products.

  • You will manage the complaints programme, through the identification of critical areas for improvement and complaints analysis.

  • You will manage the non-conformance monitoring system which records non-compliance of products and packaging.

  • You will create internal training programs and provide annual training for all staff on food safety and quality.

What do you need to be successful in this job?

  • You hold a 3rd level qualification in Food Science or related discipline.

  • You have a 2-3 years of experience in a similar role in the food manufacturing industry.

  • You have experience in maintaining quality management systems and in coordinating BRC and customer audits.

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