Quality Controller

Title Quality Controller
Categories Gillingham, Industrial
Salary DOE
Location Rochester
Job Information

We are seeking an Experienced Quality Controller to work on a permanent basis for our client in Medway City Estate

The hours of work are 05:45 – 18:00 working on a 4 days on and 4 days off basis

Salary £18.000

Job Overview

  • To ensure the product leaves the site according to its specification
  • To efficiently carry out any assigned task or duty
  • To be flexible when required for the good of the business
  • To understand and contribute to achieving the goals of the business

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • To ensure the safety of oneself and others at all times
  • To ensure the products are manufactured to the correct specification and report any deviations to both Production and Quality Management
  • To maintain all finished product specification are kept up to date and all changes are correctly communicated to the appropriate departments
  • To ensure all date codes and labelling of packs and boxes are accurate, readable and according to customer requirements
  • To carry out product tractability tests when appropriate
  • To carry out regular line checks to ensure the quality of finished goods is to the specification
  • To maintain the correct product status on AWAC to ensure all products/pallets on hold are correctly managed and treated appropriately
  • To maintain the appropriate level of retained samples of daily production in the correct conditions and ensure they are regularly checked for quality defects
  • To conduct accelerated tests on finished goods
  • To ensure all the paperwork is completed properly, accurately and on time and filled for easy access
  • Help and assist in the training of others and identify ones own training needs
  • To carry out any other task in connection with the department to support the business needs
  • Working within a team to cover all factory and associated areas and cover other team members when absent

Skills and Experience

  • Previous food handling experience within a manufacturing environments
  • Intermediate certificate in food hygiene
  • An understanding of HACCP principles
  • Numerate and literate and able to follow instructions
  • Ability to work on own initiative and individually as well as part of a team
  • Basic IT skills

For more information, Please call the Gillingham Branch on 01634 576111 and ask for Danni


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