Job Type






Quality Assurance Technician Worksop

Samworth Brothers

Samworth Brothers Worksop United Kingdom

1 month ago

Based at Manton Wood (S80) 4 on 4 off (Days) 6am - 6pm

Join the Samworth Brothers Family!


Working for Manton Wood, part of the Samworth Brothers Group, a 4th generation family business, we offer competitive benefits to all our colleagues including
• Enhanced Pension Scheme (inc Life Assurance)
• Discount Scheme
• Online GP and Pharmacy service
• Annual Pay review
• Training & Development with future progression opportunities

The Opportunity

Some Of What You Can Expect To Be Doing Includes

We have the opportunity for you to join our team as Quality Assurance Technician (Days).

The role is centred in a fast paced chilled food environment, which requires the use of initiative and “thinking on your feet”. You will play a key role in ensuring that the internal quality systems and customer code of practice are maintained and adhered to. provide support and guidance to the Man Tech, and identify and improve on current manufacturing practices.
• Ensuring micro sampling plans... are maintained; collected / tested and any adverse results are investigated and closed out.
• Ensuring product quality is monitored, trends identified and actions plans generated and agreed with relevant departments to address the issues.
• Ensuring Audits are conducted to schedule (internal audit / Customer Codes of Practice, HACCP / CCP, GMP, FB , Hygiene Fabrication, Glass, plastic etc).
• Traceability exercises to schedule which include forward & backwards traceability, mass balance provenance and packaging).
• Coordination of taste panels & Ensuring that product launches are prepared for and have a smooth transition from process to production.
• Supporting and mentoring the team

The Right Person

We are one big team and we look for people to join our business who want to work with others but take responsibility for doing their best every day to help to make the business a success.
• Experience gained within an auditing (QA) role, preferably within a food / FMCG environment – chilled food an advantage
• Technical experience, audit completion and awareness of Good Manufacturing Practices.
• Level 2 Food Hygiene or higher
• HACCP Basic Level & Auditing Qualification
• Understanding of chilled food short shelf life production from a Food Safety perspective
• Good communication skills (including telephone), Eye for detail & Ability to challenge

The Company

Manton Wood based in Worksop, is part of our Food to Go businesses. Food to Go is a fast-developing market that’s worth over £17 billion a year in the UK and is set to grow by a further £6 billion in the next 5 years. Our Food to Go ranges of pre-packed salads, sandwiches, bagels, wraps, paninis and ciabattas help our retail customers offer a huge choice of tastes to meet the changing demands of consumers.

We take pride in our family feel within our businesses and work together to make things happen. We can offer you the stability of a wider group as well as the opportunities that that offers if you wish to progress your career with us. We are family and we would like to invite you to be part of that and support our teams in delivering great products to all of our customers.

Samworth Brothers do not engage with unlicensed gangmasters or third parties. Samworth Brothers will NEVER ask you for money in order to provide you with employment. If you are in any doubt, please contact an official Samworth Brothers representative
Worksop UK

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