Technologist - Fresh Produce

  • Confidential
  • Maidstone, UK
  • 04 Nov, 2021
Full Time Hospitality

Job Description

A market leader in their sector, our Client is an established and highly successful Fresh Produce service provider, working with an exciting portfolio of products that are destined for the UK retailers. We are currently seeking a Technologist to work at a product dedicated site to strengthen their position with customers at an exciting time of expansion.

Reporting to and working closely with the Technical Manager, the successful individual will ensure compliance to Legal, Food Safety, and Customer requirements. This is a fantastic Technologist / Technical Assistant opportunity that would be suited to an individual currently working within the Fresh Produce sector, now seeking the next position within a technical function and career. The business are on a successful and exciting path to continue their strong position in the sector and require committed and passionate individuals.

Responsibilities will include;

Manage site compliance to BRC food standards

Complete corrective actions within the expected timescales

Support the Technical Manager with the internal audit schedule

Document all non-conformances, assist with root cause analysis

Management of technical documentation with accuracy and detail; HACCP, QA Management Standards, Compliance

Provide clear and effective communication with regards to compliance expectations & standards to colleagues across quality and production

We require;

Experience in the Fresh Produce sector is paramount

Confident knowledge gained from a similar quality / technical position

Understanding of HACCP, Food Safety, Quality and Compliance standards

Food Safety Level 3 and an internal Auditing qualification being advantageous

The ability to work effectively in a small team, build sound relationships, and invest in the long term business goal is imperative.

Salary; £26-28k dependent on experience level offered
Hours: Monday - Friday; 8.00am - 5.00pm

Location; Kent

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Site Technologist / Technical Assistant / Compliance Technologist on (phone number removed) or alternatively please send a CV