Quality Assurance Technician

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1372804

 Job Description

Reporting to the Operations Director, the Quality Assurance Technician will be responsible for assisting in ensuring compliance with all relevant quality and food safety standards and ensuring all aspects of production are carried out to exact quality specifications.

Duncrue Food Processors Ltd (DFP) has been in operation for over thirty years. DFP has grown to be one of the UK’s leading beef dripping producers. Our primary operation is the manufacture of high quality beef dripping which is sold to the fast food, catering and food manufacturing industries.  We now wish to recruit for the following position;


Quality Assurance Technician

Ref No: DFP/QT/11/18

 Essential Criteria:

  • Have a qualification in Food Technology/Science or equivalent;
  • Have a minimum of three years’ experience in a similar role within a food manufacturing environment;
  • A level 3 Food Hygiene certificate;
  • A broad understanding of quality assurance measures/quality standards (BRC) as well as HACCP and health and safety;
  • Be IT Literate;
  • Have the ability to work on your own initiative with minimal supervision and work as part of a team;
  • Demonstrate excellent communication, problem solving skills and a hands on approach to your work;
  • Show attention to detail and accuracy of record keeping.


Preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • Previous work experience in the meat industry;
  • A Level 3 or 4 HACCP qualification;
  • A Level 4 Food Hygiene certificate.


The successful candidate will be required to work shifts. 

To Apply;

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Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 5.00pm on Thursday 22nd November 2018.


Duncrue Foods Processors is an equal opportunities employer.