Food Safety and Quality Auditor (1 Year Placement)

Employer Information

Genesis Bakery


T: 028 7963 2465


We have an opportunity to join our busy Magherafelt Bakery as a member of our Technical Team for a one year placement. 

Key Responsibilities / Day to day activities:

  • Carry out routine audits such as daily floor walk, glass and hard plastic (daily, weekly and monthly), GMP’s, etc.
  • Follow up on corrective actions as a result of internal audits in a timely fashion.
  • Ensure copies of process control documentation are readily available for production.
  • Ensure that all process control documentation is completed accurately and filed systematically for auditor viewing.
  • Carry out routine calibration checks on critical equipment, e.g. scales, probes, etc.
  • Assist in gathering data for product specification and QAS (Quality contracts).
  • Planning, organising and co-ordination taste panels for existing and new products.
  • Collection of samples for shelf life & organoleptic testing, microbiological and chemical analysis.
  • Assist in the investigation of customer complaints and agree corrective actions with Department Mangers.
  • Provide assistance in maintaining the company’s BRC Quality Management System, Customer specific audits and customer visits.
  • Drafting of documents, reports and letter on computer as required.
  • To communicate and update all relevant parties of any issues or changes.
  • To ensure 100% completion of daily records.
  • To attend taste panels when required.
  • To support the Improvement Programmes in place.
  • Any other duties within the post holder’s competence as requested by the manager.

Essential Criteria:

  • Knowledge of HACCP and BRC quality management systems
  • Knowledge of how to carry out audits
  • Computer Literacy – Proficient in Word and Excel
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Time management skills
  • Team working skills
  • GCSE English and Maths or equivalent, Grade C or above

Desirable Criteria:

  • ​​Experience in a Technical Role in a Food Manufacturing Environment
  • Knowledge of relevant H&S issues within a food manufacturing environment
  • Studying towards a third level qualification if Food Science or a related subject.
  • ECDL qualification or equivalent
  • Level 2 or 3 Food Hygiene

Additional information:
Current starting rate of £11.75 per hour 
Weekly paid
Free on-site car parking
Company healthcare cash plan and access to shopping discount scheme (T&C's apply)

Monday – Friday: 7:30am – Finish (approx. 4:30pm)
Candidate needs to be flexible for holiday/sickness cover on weekends, evenings and nightshift.

Closing date for all applications: 30th April 2024 at 5.00pm.

Genesis is an equal opportunities employer. 

  • Temporary
  • Magherafelt
  • Closing date: Tuesday 30 Apr 2024
  • Salary: £11
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