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JOB TITLE: QA / Quality Assurance Technician   SALARY: £19.5k per year + .    ADDED: 25-11-2021

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Bridgwater, Somerset, England

QA / Quality Assurance Technician - Bridgwater - £19,500
This is a fabulous opportunity to join an established and growing Food Manufacturer of premium products in a Junior QA / Quality Assurance Technician role.  My client is based near Bridgwater in Highbridge and the role will report directly to Technical Manager who will help and assist you to develop your Technical career. This role is a Monday - Thursday (4 day role) 40 hours.

The role will involve:
- Monitoring production to ensure that procedures and quality systems are followed at all times
- Process testing of product quality parameters
- Reacting to and reporting any out of specifications results that may affect product quality -
- Ensuring that hygiene standards are observed by all staff in factory production areas
Key tasks to include:
·Factory QA and QC checks on production including:
·pH, sugar/solids, temperatures, hygiene and allergen swabs, metal detection checks, seal integrity checks
·Reporting out of specification conditions to relevant personnel and ensuring that agreed corrective actions are followed
·Label and coding checks and validation
·Collection and labelling of production samples for shelf life and further testing
·Accurate weighing of key production ingredients
·Regular auditing and inspection of quality, hygiene and housekeeping standards in production area and labelling room
·Checks and calibration of production and QA monitoring equipment in production areas
·Accurate filing of QA records
Experience Required
- You will ideally have experience of operating in a QA / QC / Auditing factory role within the food industry.
- This role will also suit a candidate that may have worked in a food laboratory / Food graduate looking to move over to a quality factory based role.
- Confidence
- Ability to work on own and as part of a small team 
You will be working 40 hours Monday to Thursday. 06:45 to 17:15 (4 days) and will be paid a salary of up to £19,500

Key Words
Quality Assurance, Quality Audit, Technical Assistant, Technical Admin, Food Science, Lab assistant, Laboratory Assistant, Food graduate, Technical Coordinator, Quality Control, NPD Admin, NPD Assistant, Food Technolog, Quality Auditor , Raw Materials, Compliance Technologist,
This role is commutable from Bridgwater, Cheddar, Highbridge, Burnham, Weston Super Mare, Wedmore, Taunton