Retail QA Supervisor

Cranswick Country Foods, Norfolk

Cranswick Country Foods in Watton, Norfolk is serious about its quality pork products. Now we’re hungry for talented people to join us. It’s win win; you achieve your potential, we achieve our ambitious growth plans.

Job requirements of QA Supervisor:

  • Supervise a team of QAs
  • Work with production to ensure our products are produced to high quality standards and work to BRC standards and major retailer requirements
  • Troubleshoot – ‘Walking the factory floor’ to identify any issues ahead of them arising and taking appropriate action.  Dealing with issues as and when required.
  • Manage Corrective actions – making sure corrective actions are completed within appropriate timescales and that the relevant documents have been completed, e.g. hold log, non-conformance log.  Reporting any complex issues to QA Manager.
  • Ad hoc projects and duties alongside the QA Manager and site management team as appropriate
  • Ensure that production are operating within high quality, safety and legality standards
  • Conduct GMP Audits and communicating non-conformances appropriately
  • Conduct documented checks that a % of the production run is within product specification

What you will need:

  • To have previous QA experience
  • To have the ability to motivate a team
  • To be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative
  • To have experience of working within a fast paced food manufacturing environment
  • To have a good level of both written and verbal English
  • Ideally a Level 2 Food Hygiene/Safety certification

Pay and benefits:

  • Salary: Competitive
  • The shift pattern is 4 on/4 off
  • Pension – currently 2% employer contributions/3% employee contributions
  • Discounted ShareSave Scheme after 1 years' service at December
  • Death in service insurance


Email a CV and covering letter, including the role you are applying for and your salary expectations to

Closing Date: 17th February 2019 (please note that should we receive significant interest, this closing date may be brought forward)

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying.