Quality Assurance Technician (Graduate)

Our client is a company who thrive on innovation and creativity in food development, have been in operation since 1980 and specialise in the fresh food industry. They have an exciting permanent QA Technician (Graduate) position available within their diverse and fast paced Irish-owned fresh food production facility in Galway.

The Role:

Reporting into the Quality Manager you will join a small team within the quality department where you will gain great experience through the hands-on, fast paced environment you will be working in. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Carrying out all necessary swabbing: pre-production, post production, environmental and allergen, to ensure processes are meeting GMP
  • Internal calibrations of instrumentation and routine CCP Checks/Verification to ensure no non-conformances and raising internal and external non-conformances
  • Investigating unplanned events and OOS records. Completing through root cause investigations and determining appropriate corrective and preventative actions
  • Internal auditing and tractability checks along with assisting in training and managing of technologists in QA practices and procedures and review of training

The Person:

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of an undergraduate degree, ideally in Food Science or a related discipline, along with 1-2 years’ QA experience within a food manufacturing facility. You will demonstrate the ability to assert yourself in any situation and work on your own initiative.

If you are interested in learning more, please apply online or call Orla Boyle at HRM on 091-782110.

Salary: €22000 - €22000 Location: Galway