Quality Auditor

Location UK / Armagh

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Negotiable

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1353524

 Job Description

Vickerstock are currently assisting a leading food manufacturing client in the Craigavon region with the recruitment of a hands on Quality Auditor. The Quality Auditor will report directly to the current QA Manager.

Quality Auditor | County Armagh

Vickerstock are currently assisting a leading food manufacturing client in the Craigavon region with the recruitment of a hands on Quality Auditor. The Quality Auditor will report directly to the current QA Manager.

Job Overview:

The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation and continuous improvement of the on-site QMS and providing technical knowledge to the Production and Hygiene teams.

Job Duties
The Quality Auditor will be responsible for the following duties within the role:

  • Responsible for the auditing of the factory environment, hygiene process and products and ensure they are all operating to all internal and external specifications
  • Liaising with senior management and reporting all quality/technical issues
  • Day-to-day  quality checks across a range of departments
  • Maintaining the on-site QMS system and verifying all records and ensuring they are readily available
  • Internal auditing of processes, products, specifications and all raw materials
  • Auditing of the HACCP system to guarantee product safety
  • Traceability of all ingredients through to finished products to customer deliveries – including forward and backward traceability exercises
  • Aim to reduce the businesses environmental impact with relation to any processes and procedures

Criteria/Essential Experience
The Quality Auditor must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A diploma or higher in a food related degree
  • Strong understanding of Food Safety and Quality Management Systems
  • Experience designing and implementing quality controls
  • Knowledge of the BRC food standards
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar position within the food manufacturing industry


Salary: £Competitive

Contact Connor to discuss this or other Quality/Technical opportunities in absolute confidence on 028 9031 3720, or send an updated CV via the link on the page.