Quality Technician - Mackie’s of Scotland

Quality Technician

  • Job Title

    Quality Technician

  • Department

    Operations

  • Location

    Westertown

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure good manufacturing practices, food safety, quality, and health and safety is maintained at all times.
  • Ensuring that all food safety, GMP and quality checks are being carried out as per schedule.
  • Check all process control and documents on a daily basis throughout the factory and report any issues to appropriate production staff.
  • Reporting of any non-conforming products/processes to relevant managers and ensure appropriate action is taken.
  • Take samples for laboratory analysis, submit documentation, and arrange collection.
  • Collect samples for micro analysis as per required schedule.
  • Assisting with the investigation of customer complaints.
  • Carry out quality assessments on all Goods received.
  • Collect retained samples from every high care run.
  • Calibration of monitoring devices to include temperature probes and scales.
  • Conduct internal audits (glass/hygiene/GMP) as required.
  • Follow QA quarantine procedure – provision of QA quarantine notices, QA Quarantine log including Access and chase actions as required.

Person Specification

  • Be a champion of Mackie’s supporting the aims and direction of the business.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize tasks, manage time efficiently, and maintain orderly workflows in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to meticulously review work, identify errors, and ensure accuracy in all tasks undertaken.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Confident and able to challenge others.
  • Proven team-working ability.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to motivate others.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Experience in food production desirable.