Quality Control/Technical Assistant

Location UK / Derry

Job Type Temporary full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1404852

 Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most progressive beef processing groups in Ireland and the UK.

Foyle Campsie

Quality Control/Technical Assistant

Maternity cover, 1 year contract (FC/5/TA/15)

Foyle Campsie requires a Quality Control/Technical Assistant.  The post will be based at their Campsie site in County Londonderry. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most progressive beef processing groups in Ireland and the UK.

The successful candidate will be part of a busy Technical team. Duties will include; Conducting quality control checks including temperature and pH of beef carcases, online inspections of products ensuring compliance in accordance with customer specifications, Carrying out GMP / housekeeping audits and assisting with preparation for external audits when required.     Dealing with customer complaints.

Essential Criteria:

  • Technical or Food Related Qualification OR proven relevant experience
  • Understanding of HACCP principles
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent organisation skills and proven ability in attention to detail
  • Competent in record keeping
  • Motivated with ability to work on own initiative
  • Able to solve problems analytically
  • Computer literate

Desirable Criteria:

  • Foundation certificate in Food Technology
  • Previous experience working in the food industry
  • Experience of BRC and/or Retailer Audits
  • Food hygiene qualification
  • Ability to complete quality checks on products throughout the process and ensure that finished product is to customer specification.

The above criteria may be adjusted in order to facilitate shortlisting