Quality Control Operative

Location UK / Tyrone

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1439228

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Quality Control Operative in Omagh area.

 Duties will include but are not restricted to:

  • Monitoring product from intake to finished product and reporting any food safety or quality issues e.g. temperature control, fat analysis, weight checks and label verification.

  • Record and take corrective actions re: non-conformance reporting to suppliers

  • Complete sensory analysis of products in the test kitchen.

  • Participate in NPD trials and New product launches.

Hours of operation for the role are Monday to Saturday (working 5 days from 6 per week) totalling 40 hours per week between 0600 > 2000; with opportunities to undertake additional hours. We pay all QC operatives £8.71 per hour (NLW currently £8.21 + 50p premium bonus).

 Essential Criteria:

  • GCSE Maths & English at Grade C and above or equivalent

  • Working knowledge of what is involved in Quality Control Checks

  • Strong command of the English Language both verbal and written

  • IT Literate

  • Good organisation and communication skills

  • Ability to work on own initiative with an eye for detail

  • Ability to work in a pressurised environment, with a can-do attitude and commitment to safety

  • Flexibility towards working hours 

Desirable Criteria:

  • Current Level 2 Food Safety for Manufacturing Certificate

  • Previous experience working in a quality / assurance role

  • Previous experience or working knowledge of red meat products

The Company reserves the right to extend the selection criteria to facilitate shortlisting.

To apply please click the APPLY NOW button below and forward your CV.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is Friday 27th September 2019