Food Technologist

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Food Technologist

Our client, fast-growing family-run food manufacturer who believe in creating real food that is good for you and our planet, is looking for an experienced Food Technologist to join their varied and passionate team at their site in South East London. Previous experience within a similar role is essential as you will oversee the Quality Assurance of our products whilst ensuring Food Safety Standards are met. Key responsibilities of the role: •Completion of daily checks of our products including hygiene, glass, metal detector •Management of HACCP methods •Development & Implementation of systems and processes •Knowledge of BRC GLOBAL STANDARDS •Knowledge of Salsa •Own label experience •Food packaging experience •NPD – not essential but nice to have! •Previous experience within a chilled food supply chain is essential The Candidate: •Accurate and methodical with an attention for detail is essential. •You must be team player who can multi-task •Be able to think on your feet and is proactive •A great personality is a must along with excellent communication skills •Be flexible and adaptable and have the desire to leave a positive lasting impression! This is the role in a nutshell. We guarantee your day will fly by with never a dull moment supported by colleagues who are all committed and dedicated but like to have a laugh along the way. You will busy and have a high level of responsibility; therefore we are looking for a shining star who ticks all the above boxes. The important bits: •Monday to Friday 6.30 – 15.00 •Salary is £30,000 - £32,000 depending on experience •Casual dress •Company events •Discounted or free food •On-site parking •Loyalty & performance bonus •Employee Assistance Programme •Your Birthday Day off – Paid •Christmas Day – Paid •Long Service Awards plus additional holiday entitlement •Opportunities for training and progression •Employee of the Month Scheme •Staff Referral Scheme •Free Flu Jab •Relaxed, casual, supportive working environment •Working with great people! •Our culture is open and collaborative, and we describe ourselves as passionate and dynamic. If you are looking for a varied, hands on role with a high level of responsibility within a positive, passionate and friendly culture then this could be the role for you! Please apply along with your up to date CV or if you would like more information please contact Tracey on 0131 370 9191 or email tracey.fleming@alexandersteele.com