Quality Assurance Technician

Location UK / Armagh

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1404590

 Job Description

Whites has been milling oats for over 175 years and is Northern Ireland's only oat mill and porridge producer. We believe working closely with local farmers allows us to produce the finest quality oats and the best possible porridge products.

 We now invite applicatons for the following position:

Quality Assurance Technician

Key Responsibilities:

  • To assist in ensuring the safety and quality of food is maintained in accordance with the Company Quality Management System;
  • Perform the required quality and food safety checks; 
  • Work as part of a team
  • Maintain a clean and hygienic working area at all times;
  • Promote Health and Safety for yourself and colleagues at all times.          


Essential Criteria:

  • Have a third level qualification in Food Technology or equivalant;
  • Possess a minimum of one year’s experience in a similar role within the food industry;
  • Have Intermediate Food Hygeine (minimum);
  • 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 and problem solving;
  • Show attention to detail and accuracy of record keeping.

Preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • Level 3 HACCP;
  • Advanced Food Hygeine;
  • Train the Trainer Qualification;

The successful candidate will be required to work shifts.

Please click on the apply button to download an application form.

The closing date for this position is 5pm on Friday 3rd May 2019

We are an Equal Opportunites Employer