Quality Assurance Technician

Role: Quality Assurance Technician

Industry: Food Manufacturing Sector

Location: Emyvale, Co. Monaghan

Were excited to present an outstanding opportunity on behalf of our client, a leading company in the food manufacturing industry, known for their commitment to quality and excellence. Located in Emyvale, Co. Monaghan, they are now looking to add a Quality Assurance Technician to their dedicated team.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Lead the development, implementation, and ongoing monitoring of the Food Safety Management System, incorporating the HACCP plan, pre-requisite program, and SOPs.
  • Report directly to the Technical Manager on site performance, ensuring compliance with legislation, BRC standards, and customer expectations.
  • Perform internal audits and work closely with management and supervisors to ensure effective resolution of findings.
  • Manage and oversee projects, guaranteeing they are completed within set timelines and involve all necessary stakeholders.
  • Utilize Lean manufacturing principles for daily problem-solving, root cause analysis, and facilitating change management.
  • Proactively identify and mitigate hazards to ensure product safety, initiating and overseeing corrective and preventative actions for continuous improvement.
  • Analyze production quality KPIs, reporting on trends and working with production teams on effective problem-solving.
  • Handle external non-conformances and complete complaint investigations, ensuring a thorough approach to root cause analysis and timely implementation of corrective and preventative actions.
  • Collaborate with Production and Maintenance Management to establish standards, address problems, and enforce corrective measures.

Who We Are Looking For:

  • Candidates with a minimum third-level qualification in Food Science or a related field.
  • Someone with strong analytical and problem-solving skills, capable of executing plans efficiently.
  • A proven track record in delivering sustainable change initiatives and achieving continuous improvement.
  • Highly motivated individuals with a team player ethos, a can-do attitude, excellent communication skills, and proficiency in Excel & IT systems.
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment and possess excellent organisational and time management skills.

This role offers a fantastic opportunity to make a significant impact within a leading company, driving quality and ensuring the highest standards of food safety.

If youre looking for a challenging and rewarding role, we encourage you to apply by April 5th or get in touch with Sophie Hanna at sophie@huntersavage.com



Sophie Hanna

Recruitment Consultant




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