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QA / Quality Controller

Our clients are a successful family owned Fresh Produce business based in Kent. They are continuously growing and have a reputation for innovation and quality products. They are growers and packers of English Top and Stone Fruit and predominately supply the UK Supermarkets.

QA/Quality Controller

General Description
• Safe, efficient and accurate procedures are followed & the quality of the produce meets all customer specifications
• To QC all arrivals on intake
• Complete and report on shelf life assessments
• Ensure that pack house procedures relating to quality are adhered to
• Ensure suppliers get feedback on arrivals
• Conduct hygiene, HACCP and food safety audits
• Label printing, checking & sign off, positive release
• ensuring product is to customer specification
• ensuring that practices & procedures are being adhered to
• To inspect quality, record all raw material arrivals, and provide an accurate & informative Quality report for the team
• Adherence to all company policies and procedures, at all times
• Undertake any other tasks as reasonably requested by the head of QA /QC


• Utmost professionalism and confidentiality at all times
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Enthusiasm, self-confidence and self-motivated
• Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
• Ability to use initiative ad be pro-active
• Results focused
• Open to sharing new ideas and methodology
• Willing to adapt and take on new challenges and drive to continually improve
• Innovative
• Strong degree of flexibility within a multi targeted environment
• Team player

• Excellent Computer Literacy
• Good IT skills mainly (Excel, Word & Outlook e-mails

Key Result Areas
• Non-conformances
• Incidents
• Housekeeping

This job brief forms part of your Contract of Employment. It is by no means exhaustive and covers only the salient points of your responsibilities

Please contact Frank, Georgina or Emma to discuss the role and your experience.
Mobile: 07734 861 080 / Office: 01273 720 599

Or if you feel you have the above experience, please send over a CV to (*not or com) and we will get back to you with some feedback and more information about the role and the company



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If interested, please contact us and quote the reference F120

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