Vacancy details

Kirkham, Preston, Lancashire, England

This vacancy is now closed


The QA team play a critical role in ensuring the required standards of Food Safety, Quality and Hygiene are met.  You will be required to liaise with all production areas.


REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:  Reporting to the Quality Manager- Cookline 


SHIFTS: Rotating Shifts including nights



Responsibilities associated with this role include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Inspection and testing of intermediate and finished product against agreed specifications and to an agreed schedule.
  • Liaising with production to identify non-conformances, quarantining where necessary and instigating corrective action.
  • Traceability and Paperwork Auditing.
  • Temperature monitoring and verification.
  • Hygiene Audit of appropriate personnel and factory floor
  • GMP auditing



  • Knowledge of Raw material, intermediate and finished product desirable.
  • Knowledge of paperwork and traceability systems is desirable.
  • Experience of GMP and temperature auditing/monitoring preferred.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Numerical and Literacy skills essential



  • Good Communication and Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently when required
  • Good Organization skills
  • Flexibility