An exciting opportunity for an experienced Raw Materials Sampler is available for our client a leading global supplier of Ingredients and Premix Manufacturing solutions for the Food, Beverage and Nutrition industries. Based in Kent, this role is a Monday to Friday position and the hours are 2pm-10pm. The main duties will be:
Carry out sampling or raw materials according to procedures and requirements of production plan and take retained samples
Coordinate goods in testing, as per risk assessment
Support raw material monitoring plan by taking samples and sending for analysis
Signing supplier raw material CoA.
Coordinate concession, pre-shipment samples and urgent orders with customer support team
Participate to GMP and hygiene Audits plan and weekly environmental and allergen swabs in production
Support validation activities (allergen, homogeneity, cleaning, shelf-life)
Carry out some of the site pre-requisite controls such as; allergens monitoring, environmental monitoring, temperature and humidity records
Verifying batch documents and labels prior to releasing them to production for manufacture
Assist with induction training for new starters in production
Lead the handover to the Quality Technologist (day shift) experience
The successful candidate will have a Degree in a Science field or industry experience in a Quality/Technical role. A Forklift Licence is preferred as is warehouse experience. Food Safety Level 2 and HACCP Level 2 is also preferred. You will be IT proficient and have great verbal and written communication skills. Someone who is able to build relationships and happy to share knowledge with colleagues.