Quality Control / Laboratory Technician

Quality Control (Laboratory Technician)

Food Industry - Cavan

My client, a leading Food Industry is looking for a Quality Control/Laboratory Technician to join their team in Cavan. It is an excellent position to a Food Science graduate who is looking to broad their experience within the Quality field in a company that offer really good career progression opportunities.


  • Conducting GMP/Glass and Hard Plastic Audits within the laboratory and production areas
  • Perform routine traceability product checks
  • Carry out Trichinella testing in line with DAFM requirements
  • Stock control for all laboratory equipment and chemicals
  • Taking product samples and preparing for micro testing
  • Investigating and reporting and non-conforming material in production areas
  • Carry out hourly product checks on production line
  • Ensure product is produced to the customer specifications
  • Prepare export pre-shipment reviews for DAFM
  • Investigate QA issues raised within production areas
  • Specification administration
  • Partake in any additional projects that will improve the QA area


  • Diploma/Degree in Food Science or related subject
  • Previous experience in FMCG or food manufacturing/production
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexibility to work on shifts (Production: 7am - 5pm / Laboratory: 11:30am - 8:30pm)


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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