Quality Assurance Technician – Selby

Department: Production
Location: Yorkshire (Selby)
Closing date: 16th December 2020

Westmill is a specialist food supplier whose market leading brands include Elephant Atta, Amoy, Asli Atta, Lucky Boat, Patak’s, Pride, Rajah and Tolly Boy. Found in the best professional and home kitchens, our brands are respected for their quality and authenticity.
Our vision is to be the market leader in every kitchen for trusted, authentic global foods, through working with our trade partners which include wholesale as well as cash and carry, food service, grocery and B2B channels. Westmill is a friendly, culturally and ethnically diverse environment, with a unique family feeling where no one feels like the new person for long and everybody has the chance to make a real difference to the business.
There is now an exciting opportunity to join our Technical team as a QA Technician . The main purpose of the role is to support the team in ensuring Westmill Foods provides a comprehensive QA service to both internal and external customers.

Key Responsibilities:
• Internal Audits, Process Compliance Audits, GMP audits, Glass and Plastic and involvement in 3rd party Audits
• Raw material and Finished goods control.
• Packaging inspection.
• Complaint investigation, root cause analysis and NCR close out.
• Sampling for Lab testing.
• Supplier communication.
• Taste Panelling to ensure product consistency.
• Generating reports and results trending.

What are we looking for?
Ideally you will have experience in FMCG or a delivery focused environment either through full-time employment or placement. You will be highly organised, have excellent communication skills, and a logical approach to your work and be able to prioritise your own workload. You will need the capability to work flexibly to meet the changing needs of customers which include working different shift patterns, including weekends when required.

To be successful in this role, you will be a credible and effective communicator, with the ability to influence positively a wide range of stakeholders. A real team player with a structural and methodical approach will make you an excellent addition to the team.

Westmill is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive working environment –
a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit.

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