Quality Auditor Selsey Site
Chichester, West Sussex
Permanent (Full time)
Here at Natures Way, we love food!
It all started in 1994 with bagged salad and now we are a leading and award winning manufacturer of fresh convenient food such as prepared salad and fruit, food to go, dressed salads, coleslaw and potato salad to name just a few, supplying to some of the UKs largest household name supermarkets and restaurants.
Operating at four sites on the scenic south coast, Natures Way Foods (NWF) is now one of the largest employers in the area. Were immensely proud to employ a diverse team of nearly 1200 talented, committed and high performing people, valuing their individual strengths, talents, industry knowledge and experience.
About the role:
We are growing! As part of growth, we have a number of fantastic opportunities this is an exciting time to join us as we have just opened a brand new site based within Chichester Food Park and the Selsey Site.
To monitor and enforce food safety, legality and quality within the factory environment.
Role type: Permanent
Hours: 2 week rolling Panama Shift Pattern 7 7 (days and nights)
Example shift pattern:
Week 1: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 7am 7pm (days)
Week 2: Only working on Wednesday and Thursday 7am 7pm (days)
Week 3: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 7pm 7am (nights)
Week 4: Only working on Wednesday and Thursday 7pm 7am (nights)
Heres a bit more detail:
Ensure that the product quality & safety standards are maintained at all times and that the product that is manufactured meets the customers specification and is legally compliant in all aspects
Ensure that our factories are audit ready at all times and the strict GMP standards are maintained throughout the manufacturing site.
Conduct scheduled auditing of safety, legality and GMP standards of the site
Carryout regular documented checks on all areas and lines of manufacture and packing, including paperwork checks to ensure correct completion.
Carryout validation and verification of processes according to schedule
Monitor lines during production and report any issues in relation to quality or product safety
Carry out sampling, checks, tests, swabbing and other conformance requirements according to required schedules, including logging of samples into laboratory system
Conduct documented investigations and closure nonconformances, using Root Cause Analysis
Complete records and logs for all activities according to procedure
Prepare, audit and file paperwork for lines & mixing room
Set Up and conduct daily quality assessments, including feedback and trending for operational teams
Control & Documentation of On Hold and other nonconforming products
Pest Control checks where required
Carry out specified projects
Good communicator ability to interact with other teams/functions
Ability to prioritise effectively
Ability to remain calm and professional in a sometimes pressurised environment
A passion for product quality
Role holder will have previous Knowledge & experience
QA or similar experience working within the food industry, ideally experience in short shelf life products
Food safety Level 2
Basic understanding of Microbiology
Knowledge of GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) and Food Safety compliance
Working knowledge of Auditing techniques
Computer literate, good oral and written communication skills.
We want you to love working for us and what you do, so we have put together a great package of benefits:
A competitive salary plus performance related bonus
22 shifts holiday
Life Assurance policy
Plenty of development and training opportunities
Employee Assistance Programme
Exclusive online benefits and discounts
Free parking available across all sites
Relocation packages available
About the office location:
Commuting here is a breeze! All sites are located close to the bottom of the A3 and M27, surrounded by fields and serenity. Our sites are modern, bright and airy with free parking onsite.
What to do next
We really hope this has piqued your interest and would love to hear from you. Click the apply button today and our expert internal recruitment team will be in touch!
If you aspire to work in a fastpaced business that is growing from strength to strength, join us. Youll not only find this a brilliant place to work but also a dynamic business you can take pride in being a part of.
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Were also proud to say were an equal opportunities employer.
Key Skills: NWF, QA, Quality Auditor, FMCG, Manufacturing, Technical Assurance
Posted 103 days ago