Permanent full time position
Otahuhu location; Great team and opportunity
Leader is a New Zealand based manufacturer of quick, easy, delicious' frozen convenience foods located in Otahuhu. Our vast range of products include : Meatballs, Burger Patties, Toppa, Finger Foods, Meal Solutions, Schnitzels, Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetarian.
Our portfolio has been created with the goal of being delicious convenient food for busy kiwi business, families and entertainers and we have been bringing innovation to the table for 20 years.
We have a vacancy available for the position of Quality Control Officer
Your responsibilities will include :
Conduct daily checks on production lines to ensure CCPs and QCPs are met.
Perform sensory tests on finished products.
Conduct daily GMP audits.
Oversee quality and process improvement projects including documenting detailed reports for compliance and future reference.
Oversee production operation in relation to Quality and Food Safety.
Continuously verify the level of training of all staff is sufficient in food production and every personnel who are responsible for food safety in their areas have the appropriate skills and practical knowledge.
Investigate Non-conformances and root-cause analysis
Investigating any deviances from food safety objectives, including customer complaints.
Advising production and management on Quality performance and systems.
To be eligible for these positions you must meet the following criteria :
Flexible with can do attitude.
Demonstrates initiative, energy and delivers on deadline.
Collaborates well with all employees
Self-motivated and a desire to achieve a successful career.
Problem solver, flexible, able to adapt to new ways of working.
Excellent verbal and written skills.
Approachable and strong listening skills.
A relevant science degree and / or experience deemed equivalent
Relevant professional training in quality assurance
Quality Auditor Certification (desirable)
Knowledge of FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) especially within the food industry
Eligible to work in NZ