Technical Supervisor / Quality Manager - Food Industry

Newton Abbot
£30.5k per year + Benefits
04 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
As one of the South West's most prestigious Food manufacturers the role of Technical Team Manager is a pivotal part of the team. The company enjoys an excellent reputation for manufacturing quality food products and employs up to 2000 staff and still counting. Employing generations of families, People who work there tend to stay. The role of Technical Team Manager will involve: Reporting to the Technical Manager, you will be responsible for managing the technical team (6 members – Technical Assistants, Quality Controllers and Lab Assistants). Management of laboratory to ensure accreditation is met, results are consistent and out of specification results are reported and investigated Management of non-conforming systems and materials, investigation to include root cause analysis, corrective action implementation Provide management of the QA department through effective leadership, communication and delegation of tasks in line with best practice and company procedures Experience required for the Quality Manager role: Understanding of Quality management systems Able to develop and lead an effective team Flexible approach to work and working hours Desirable Skills Chilled ‘high care’ experience Lab experience Qualified in food related subject (OND© or above) IOSH ‘Managing Safely’ Certificate Food Hygiene qualification – intermediate or advanced Applied knowledge of the use of the HACCP system Knowledge of laboratory duties / environments, QA's, Working Hours Average of 42 hours per week working a 4 on 4 off shift pattern – 6am-6pm The Benefits of working as a Quality Manager include: A secure job and the opportunity to go further 25 days’ holiday a year, plus bank holidays Pension payments A subsidised restaurant and shop Training and development If you are seeking a role as a Quality Manager, Technical Team Manager, Quality Supervisor, QA Manager, Quality Systems Manager or Quality Assurance Manager, then please send your CV now This job was originally posted as