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QA Technician

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sectors:

    Quality & HSE

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  • Salary:

    Up to £26000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Naomi Clarke

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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    Naomi Clarke

QA Technician

I am recruiting for 2 x QA Technicians to join a global food manufacturing business based in Manchester offering a very competitive salary. Both of these roles are permanent and the shifts are as follows:

1 x Saturday & Sunday: 6am - 6pm

1 x Friday & Sunday: 6pm - 6am

The company is renowned for training and development of staff and you will be encouraged to develop through open paths of progression both in the UK and Europe. There has been huge investment which will continue with fast expansion forecasted in the next couple of years.


  • Manage non-conforming materials effectively and in a timely manner

  • Carry out glass audits and GMP audits as required

  • Complete CCP and quality checks throughout each shift to ensure that finished products meet all specified requirements

  • Adhere to agreed schedules and procedures for calibration and other specific QA tasks

  • Test WIP and finished products to verify and ensure compliance with specified specifications

  • Assist with customer visits/ third party audits as required

  • Assist with investigations relating to customer complaints and food safety/quality incidents

  • Monitor and audit the completion of records related to safety, quality and legality, reporting discrepancies where required

  • Understand relevant food safety legislation, including HACCP

  • Ensure full compliance with Company Quality, Food Safety, Health & Safety and Environmental requirements

  • Carry out taste panels as required

  • Challenge factory standards (including hygiene & GMP), operational and QA procedures, driving a culture of continuous improvement


  • BSc or equivalent in Food Science or related subject would be beneficial

  • Previous QA experience of working in a food manufacturing environment would be desirable

  • Flexible and adaptable in line with the changing needs of production

  • Ability to work well unsupervised and as part of a team

This opportunity could be great for a graduate or someone with QA Technician with some experience so you feel you fit these requirements and you are interested then please apply now or contact Naomi Clarke at Core Talent!