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      Technical Assistant (Contract)

      £23,000 Location: South West Product: Chilled Ref: 62372

      This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a growing manufacturer of extremely high-quality foods supplying a number of the multiples as well as local stores. This is a real story of success for a company which prides itself on the quality of its products.

      The job

      Your role as Technical Assistant is to support the Technical Manager in maintaining and enhancing quality management standards across all areas of production on a day-to-day basis. You will audit and check production systems and ensure the highest technical standards are achieved for all food produced by the company. 

      You will gather and prepare microbiological samples, support taste panels, carry out internal audits including GMP, audit production paperwork, carry out equipment and calibration checks, coach and train team members in QA principles plus monitor and audit raw materials escalating any non-conformances.

      Your experience

      To be considered for the Technical Assistant job, you will ideally be educated to a degree level in a food science or technology discipline and possess some previous experience working in a food industry technical or QA role, either from a university placement or full-time position. You will be able to demonstrate solid knowledge of basic food hygiene, be familiar with quality management systems plus possess excellent attention to detail and communication skills.

      More details

      The Technical Assistant job is based in the South West region and is paying £23,000. The working hours are 2pm – 11pm, Tuesday to Saturday.

      This is a maternity cover contract, with a duration of 1 year.

      How to apply

      If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Technical Assistant job, please click the Apply button.

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