QC Technician

Location: Cork City, Cork
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: about 1 year ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Life Sciences & Engineering Practice, Science Leaders & Specialists
Contact name: Paul Wheatley
Contact email: paul.wheatley@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

This innovative food manufacturer supplies heavily into both the Irish and UK markets. They are a fast-paced food manufacturing company operating at their site in Cork City. The organisation offers distinct career opportunities due to their many sectors which include Operations, Supply Chain, Technical, Quality and R&D. They currently require a Quality Control Technician to join their team.

The Position:

  • Liaise with Production Manager & Technical Manager on product quality.
  • Ensure customer quality is met & exceeded.
  • Carry out quality checks within the allocated timeframe.
  • Conduct environmental swabbing as determined.
  • Collection of samples and logging of same.
  • Ensure quality standards are maintained with respect to procedures, documentation control.
  • Prevent any risk to food /product safety.
  • Ensure that all irregularities are reported.
  • Hygiene checks and Daily GMP checks throughout the factory floor.
  • Review and Filing of Production check sheets.
  • Assisting with customer and regulatory visits and BRC/Customer audits.
  • Calibration of equipment.
  • Liaising with Pest Control Contractors.
  • Carry out Internal Audit against the BRC standard.
  • Incoming inspection of packaging and raw materials.
  • Provide support when required for Technical Department when required (Customer Complaints, Customer Specifications).
  • Provide support when required for QCs on the factory floor.

The Person:

  • Degree in Food Science/Food Technology or equivalent.
  • 1-2 years' experience in a similar role.

To learn more about this role apply online or contact Paul Wheatley on +353 873449559 for a confidential discussion.


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