Lab/Quality Technician

  • Permanent
  • Location: Offaly
  • Ref: 916612

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What you need to know

You will work a Lab/Quality Technician for our client, a highly successful and established Food manufacturing company in Co. Offaly

This is a Permanent role.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Trichinella testing of meat samples
  • Microbiological sampling and testing to include environmental swabbing, meat and offal sampling and testing
  • Carcase swabbing and water testing in addition to other laboratory testing to support the HACCP and QMS systems.
  • Conduct on floor HACCP and hygiene compliance audits and verification checks.
  • Conduct on floor SOP adherence and staff compliance checks.
  • Review, maintain and control SOP’s and HACCP documentation records and procedures
  • Assist in the Management of the Food Safety & Quality Management System
  • Measuring, monitoring and ensuring adherence to Customer Specification on the factory floor.
  • Adjust tasks as required to suit Company requirements based on customer specifications
  • Assist in the management of Corrective & Preventative Action & Non-Conforming Product procedures.
  • Assist in the carrying out site internal audits and working with Customers during audits and visits.
  • Compliance with regulatory standards, legislation and liaising with DAFM officials.
  • The achievement and maintenance of the BRC standard, the Bord Bia MPQAS and retailer and customer standards in terms of an independent third-party factory accreditation.

What are we looking for?

  • Degree in Food Science/ Food Technology equivalent OR equivalent experience
  • Ability to work within the QA and Lab team and alongside other departments.
  • Ability to work on their own initiative.
  • Attention to detail, analytically minded and continuous improvement focused.
  • Good computer skills.

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