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JOB TITLE: Technical Assistant   SALARY: £25k per year + .    ADDED: 06-01-2022

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Shepton Mallet, Somerset, England

Our client is a successful manufacturer of Food products. Due to growth Manucomm are now seeking a Technical Administrator / Technical Assistant to join the team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a company in a day based role. The role is fast paced, demanding and diverse, and will hold a real breadth for exposure to all aspects of technical, NPD and QA within the food industry. You will need to be an excellent communicator, with attention to detail and have a passion for technical to be successful in this role.

The role of the Technical Assistant will involve:

  • Working closely with management to ensure all areas of the Food Safety System are constantly maintained
  • Regular internal auditing of the Quality System and site hygiene.
  • Creating standard operating procedures for production processes
  • Development of new products and nutritional information
  • Testing of existing products
  • Customer complaint handling
  • Supplier approval management
  • Assisting with management of the site HACCP
  • Assistance on health and safety management
  • ·Administration tasks as required

Full on the job training will be provided.

Technical Assistant Qualifications:

A food science related degree / qualification or experience

Methodical and logical with attention to detail

Ability to work independently as well as being part of the technical team



Salary c£22 - 25000 DOE


The role of the Technical Assistant could suit a Food Science / Food Technology Graduate or a QA / Quality Auditor who is seeking the next step in their career within the food Industry 


If the role is of interest then please send your cv TODAY