Quality Manager- Nights

Quality Manager- Nights
£34,000- £38,000

Astute Technical are currently recruiting for a Quality Manager to join the night shift team working for a high-profile client in the food production and manufacturing industry. This is a great opportunity for experienced Engineers to work for an established global provider of food manufacturing excellence.
The work requires a confident and capable Quality Manager with experience in a manufacturing environment and understanding and experience of working with audits to join the night shift team and help them to continue with their success as a business.

As a Quality Manager, your duties will include:

  • Monitor and audit compliance to quality standards and procedures to ensure that product integrity and due diligence are maintained.
  • Design and generate the appropriate systems to ensure that operational practices and manufacturing standards meet legal and customer requirements.
  • Investigate incidents of non-compliance and take appropriate corrective action to maintain food safety standards.
  • Report results of non-compliance and audits to operational management to promote continuous improvement.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with all departments, to promote a sense of team working and common purpose in the achievement of Technical Department and Company goals.
  • Support in preparing and organising the team for internal and external visitors and audits, effectively promoting the department, building confidence and long-term relationships.
  • Support, encourage and develop departmental managers and supervisors in their performance and the achievement of their tasks to the necessary company standards.
  • Monitor and plan year on year customer KPI target reductions

To be considered for the Quality Manager role, it would be desirable to have:

  • Knowledge of factory processes.
  • Knowledge of key raw materials.
  • Knowledge of finished products.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of BRC standards.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of key customer COPs.
  • People management and leadership.
  • Team working & interpersonal skills.
  • Analytical problem solving.
  • Extensive knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice
  • Computer literacy

As a Quality Manager, you will receive:

  • 24 days holiday + 3 bank Hols (Xmas, Boxing day and New Year's day)
  • Auto Enrolment Pension
  • Long Term Service Awards
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Discounted Local Shop
  • Onsite Free and secure Car Park

Application Process:
Applying for this exciting opportunity could not be easier, simply email your up to date CV and covering letter to Natasha Elliott on nelliott@astutetechnical.co.uk or 02393 910 043

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

  • I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!

  • A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.