The Role

Here at Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for a QA Technician at our Clitheroe site. Here, we manufacture traditional hot puddings under our Farmhouse Fare brand, as well as our own private label puddings.

To work with the other departments within the factory to ensure that standards of hygiene and food safety are upheld and maintained.
Key Responsibilities
  • HACCP auditing and the auditing of the critical control points.
  • Checking and testing of the calibration of weighing equipment and temperature measurement equipment.
  • Verification of cleaning through the Hygiene Management System including swabbing and titration.
  • Sample collection for external analysis, microbiological, chemical and others as required.
  • Carry out hygiene and GMP audits according to the schedule.
  • Discuss results with other departments and report to Shift Managers to arrange the necessary corrective issues.
  • Update the Quality Management System in a timely manner with manufacturing standards.
  • Assess raw materials, work in progress (WIP) and finished product against the relevant specification carrying out physical, chemical and organoleptic assessment as appropriate.

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • Good understanding of English and Maths.
  • Food Safety Level 2
  • HACCP Level 2
  • Minimum 1 years' experience in an FMCG manufacturing environment.

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. With sales of c£500m, we create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.
Our Vision
To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.
Top Talent across the UK
Over our 12 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 3,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.
Learning and Development
We offer Management and Leadership Development programmes appropriate to an individual's role and skill level, as well as a broad range of other training and development initiatives, including an extensive e-Learning suite to help self-serve your own development further.
If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!