Nestle Recruitment – Quality Assurance Technician

Job Description:

You will be working in a team of Quality professionals who will have high expectations, but will support and develop you in your role. You will be expected to learn new tasks quickly; prioritise and manage your workload; and work effectively in a team but also be able to work on your own with minimal supervision.

As a Quality Assurance Technician, you will provide professional support by performing, and timely communicating the necessary quality tests and analyses required for product safety and quality, for example testing quality of; physical, chemical, microbiological, sensory, intermediate products, raw materials, packaging as well as finished product.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Define, follow and update where necessary the specific quality procedures, instructions and tools which are directly related to analyses and tests.
  • Perform training and coach operators and other technicians in performing sample analyses and tests.
  • Ensuring compliance across our Laboratories.
  • Responsible for the internal control plan of the equipment under their responsibility including calibration.
  • Monitoring of the performance of analytical instruments in production (as needed).
  • Responsible for interpreting results and for reproducibility and repeatability of analyses.
  • Reporting of out of specification results / abnormalities and involvement in Root Cause Analysis to drive solutions.
  • Perform analyses and tests as defined in the laboratory instructions.
  • Timely reporting of consolidated results and trends to the functions concerned.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office, including Excel and Word
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to influence across both internal and external stakeholders.
  • An analytical thinker with a keen eye for detail
  • Ability to work on own with minimal supervision and be able to organise workload
  • Previous experience in another laboratory is mandatory, analytical would be advantageous
  • A keen interest in continuous improvement activities and able to demonstrate a problem-solving mindset
  • Ideally qualified in a Scientific or Food Science discipline at degree or A-Level standard.

Job Details:

Company:  Nestlé

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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