QA Tech­ni­cian

QA Technician

4 on 4 off; 12 hours - various shifts available

(Cranswick Gourmet Kitchen, HU7)

The main purpose of the role is to monitor quality system compliance and effectiveness through planned audits and independent process control checks to ensure that products comply with legislative, key company & customer requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitoring quality system compliance through regular checks / audits
  • Performing independent process control checks
  • Reporting any system failures to the relevant department managers in a timely manner, so that corrective action can be taken promptly
  • Understanding the implications of food safety failures and reporting any issues
  • Working with all departments to support in the completion and getting to route cause of non-conformances.
  • Completing verification audits across all process systems and documents through the sites paperless system.
  • Conducting GMP, CCP and procedure challenges on a weekly basis
  • Covering key tasks during the absence of key staff within the technical department
  • Collecting various samples (i.e. shelf life, nutritional, swabs) according to customer / legislative requirements and established sample schedule.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum Food Safety Level 2
  • Minimum HACCP Level 2
  • Experience within Quality Assurance / Control, preferably within a High Risk Food Industry

What is there for you:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Strong commitment to progression and personal development
  • Profit sharing through discounted share scheme
  • Hassle free auto-enrolment into company pension scheme
  • Access to our 'Feed your Wellbeing' platform
  • Free on-site parking
  • Friendly work environment
  • On-site parking facilities
  • Online access to payslips
  • Shopping discounts


A full job description is available upon request.

To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV to: cgk.recruitment@cranswick.co.uk

Closing date: 30th September 2022

Please note that if a suitable candidate is found, this closing date may be brought forward.

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying and confirm this when submitting your application