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Product Expert Specialist

Harrogate, Yorkshire
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
About the Product Expert Specialist Role Our Technical teams are very important part of the Morrisons manufacturing operation. It is down to our technical department to ensure we are legally compliant alongside driving high site standards. We pride ourselves on providing top quality produce to our customers each and every day. Reporting to the Technical Shift Manager you will: Have an in depth knowledge into the products we pack with a focus on carrots and onions To assure and where required audit root vegetable suppliers and supply chains procured directly by Morrisons Ensure adherence to the relevant food safety, legality, quality and ethical standards Communicate with Central technical teams, buyers and growers to provide the best product for our customers Work closely with Operations to improve yield and quality while providing relevant data to support and inform procurement decisions Manage a small technical team on intake and provide product guidance where necessary Carry out inspections of incoming product in accordance with prescribed processes and procedures Flaxby Produce is a team of over 150 colleagues and is the only place where we source our carrots and onions, which means it's one example of our true farm to fork process. With a state-of-the-art carrot washer and grader, it's an industry leading facility with an output of approx. 65.5 million packs per year. About You As well as an eye for detail you will also need: Demonstrable experience in quality assurance within fresh food environment The ability to keep the customer at the forefront of all decisions to provide them with the best possible produce The ability to develop a knowledge and passion for the veg we pack at our site Resilient and ability to keep calm under pressure Self motivated with a flexible approach Ability to challenge effectively A team player and able to communicate effectively Good computer and numeracy skills In return you'll get competitive pay rates, up to 6 weeks holiday (including bank holidays) and many benefits including a discount card for you and 2 more for friends or family members giving you 10% off your shopping in Morrisons. We also offer a Retirement Saver, Free Life Assurance and much more. About The Company From a Bradford market stall to the UK s 4th largest supermarket chain and the UK's 2nd largest fresh food manufacturer. We are proud to be the Yorkshire food retailer serving customers across the UK with up to 500 stores and an online home delivery service. Our 18 manufacturing sites provide our customers with the freshest produce from flowers, fish and veg to burgers and bread, all delivered to our stores via our 6 distribution sites by our 2,000 strong fleet. Every week, 11 million customers pass through our doors and over 97,000 colleagues across the business work hard each day to deliver great service to them. We cover more than 11 million households with our Morrisons. com service. With competitive, permanently low prices we are committed to helping our customers save money every day. We are foodmakers and shopkeepers and
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  • Job Reference: 704622967-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Morrisons
  • Location: Harrogate, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Contract