Quality Assurance Supervisor (Graduate)

Quality Assurance Supervisor (Graduate)

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Life Sciences

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  • Salary:

    €25k - 28k per year

  • Contact:

    Renata Kormann

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Contact phone:

    +353 19609778

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Quality Assurance Supervisor (Graduate)

Permanent - Food Industry - Kildare

Your main focus will be to ensure the implementation of Quality Management systems to deliver safe products to meet customer specifications and ensuring robust controls are measured and maintained and corrective action implemented where deviation occurs.


  • Ensure compliance with customer requirements and regulatory authorities
  • Draft quality assurance policies and procedures
  • Interpret and implement quality assurance standards
  • Review the implementation and efficiency of quality and inspection systems
  • Plan, conduct and monitor testing and inspection of materials and products to ensure finished product quality
  • Ensure the completion, logging & communication of all Aw testing in a timely manner to ensure the appropriate next steps take place
  • Microbiological sampling / booking under instruction & agreement of the Quality Systems Officer and the reserving of bulk samples
  • Shelf life testing / Nutritional testing sampling
  • Monitoring of equipment calibration and support of same under instruction & agreement of Quality Systems Officer
  • Investigate customer complaints and non-conformance issues
  • Collect and compile statistical quality data
  • Ensure the effective implementation of HACCP/HARPC system on factory floor and ensuring CCP/PC checks are carried out and verified as per procedure and appropriate corrective action taken where critical limits are breached
  • Conduct internal audits as requested and ensure full product traceability is maintained at all stages of the process and support team in all Mass Balance / Traceability challenges conducted
  • Responsible for the completion and follow-up of all QA Supervisor records including:
  1. Non-Conformance Log and QA Supervisor Check Sheet
  2. Foreign body / Fabrication Audits
  3. GMP Audits
  4. PPE / Personal Hygiene rules audits
  5. Hygiene/Cleaning checks
  6. Glass/Perspex audit & associated snag list
  7. Internal verification of scales & thermometers


  • Qualification in Food Science, Quality Management or related subject
  • At least 1 years' experience in a QA/QC role within a food industry
  • Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience is essential (BRC experience is essential)
  • Knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements


The next step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Renata Kormann from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120.

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