Vacancy details

Poppintree, Dublin 11

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Description

 

JOB PURPOSE/PRIMARY OBJECTIVE:

 

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

 

SHIFTS Rotating: 2 Shifts

Location: Poppintree, Dublin 11

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

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.
  • Making decisions in a timely fashion on whether a process is still in control and reporting any deviation of standard of work or processing.
  • Traceability and Paperwork Auditing.
  • Temperature monitoring and verification.
  • Hygiene Audit of appropriate personnel and factory floor.
  • GMP auditing and instigating corrective actions on timely manner.
  • Assist the Quality Manager in duties and tasks as and when required.

 

SKILLS/ KNOWLEDGE/ EXPERIENCE:

 

  • Previous experience in a food manufacturing environment (1 year).
  • Knowledge of BRC standard & requirements.
  • Knowledge of Raw material, intermediate and finished product desirable.
  • Experience of GMP and temperature auditing/monitoring preferred.
  • Experience of lean manufacturing would be a distinct advantage.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES:

 

  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Numerical and Literacy skills essential.
  • English language skills essential.
  • Good Communication and Interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently when required.
  • Hands on approach.
  • Good Organization skills.
  • Flexibility.

 

Note: as with all positions, due to the nature of the business, key responsibilities will evolve and change over time.

 

Kepak is an Equal Opportunities Employer