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QA Technologist/H&S Trainer

Farnborough, Hampshire
£28,000 to £30,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Are you an experienced QA Technologist with a strong background in Training/H&S? TeamJobs are delighted to be working with a long established company based in Farnborough, Hampshire who are currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Technologist with NEBOSH H&S Training background to join their team. Do you have experience working in a factory, food production/food manufacturing business whereby Health and Safety is paramount and quality assurance meets a third-parties expectations, to an extremely high level? Are you ready to take the next move to a company who believes in their employers and wants to make a difference? Purpose of the role: To assure product safety, legality and quality, in line with brand, customer and third-party requirements. To effectively work with the Risk Management Consultant to ensure Health & Safety Standards are maintained, and to manage site Training Programme to ensure all staff are trained to adequately perform their role, and required documentation is maintained. The ideal person: Food industry background, whether food manufacturing and packaging with a thorough knowledge of food hygiene NBOSH/HACCP/TACCP certifications and experience (Essential) Background could be from a similar role with food manufacturing and production knowledge or even someone from a horticultural background it s more about the individual! Used to working in an ambient/chilled environment temperature does not drop below 8 degrees so do not be put off. (Correct clothing is provided). Common sense, articulate with great attention to detail in all aspects of your work Excellent written and verbal English and must be used to writing reports based on findings etc. Team player with a great sense of humour and willing to adapt to business needs Happy to implement new training and development programmes and articulate and confident to deliver the training where required Currently residing in the UK with full right to work and able to start as soon as possible What we need from you: Present a positive image of the company and its values in a professional manner, paying attention to Health and Safety. Monitor the standards within the site and ensure compliance to food safety, legal and customer requirements is to top quality. Encourage a positive Food Safety Culture through consistent communication and reinforcement of good practice when identified. Assess product quality and adherence to specifications throughout process (goods, intake, storage, grading and weighing, packing, and picking). Report findings and drive quality improvements. Check, maintain, review, and collect process control documents. Support continuous improvement by investigating internal audit findings, customer complaints to root cause and driving actions. Support product benchmarking and shelf-life test finished products. Delivering specific internal H&S Training (NEBOSH) Ensuring all staff receive adequate induction (including health and safety and fire safety measures) from the Induction Co-ordinators prior to commencing work. First aid and fire marshal personnel for the company to be named on notices displayed around the site, keeping these up to date Assist with management of outsourced services for example cleaning, pest control and lab testing. Support HACCP/TACCP Teams and QMS review as requested/thorough reporting experience Ensure all raw materials are inspected on intake and any deviations from spec are reported to growers and an acceptable product is released within 4 hours. Training & H&S data on Papaya is kept up to date (with appropriate assistance from relevant management), and any missing/outdated records are raised to the appropriate team. This is a FULLY SITE BASED role and the working patterns are as follows: 6am 2:30pm either Sunday to Thursday or Tuesday to Saturday dependent on business needs and cover required. If this sounds like your perfect opportunity, please apply today
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  • Job Reference: 704622589-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Team Jobs- Commercial
    Team Jobs- Commercial
  • Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension & Benefits
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent