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Technical Manager, Aberdeenshire



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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom 

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- €40,000.00

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A company based in Aberdeenshire although part of a larger EU based business, has an opportunity available for a Technical Manager to join their team. The site is a modern development which has recently seen major investment in extended buildings and new and extended processing lines, freezing and storage facilities. The business is planning to expand into the UK retail markets and is developing systems in order to attain BRC certification, having recently attained SALSA certification. The Technical Manager will be responsible for satisfying the company expansion plan and UK retailers through gaining BRC food certification. As the Technical Manager your duties will include:Assisting the Production Manager to develop and train the production team,Developing the Food Safety Management System in line with the HACCP and BRC planHeading up all Factory Food Safety and Quality Audits (eg Customer, SALSA, BRC, Governmental). Investigating incidents and internal / externally raised issues so that coherent plans and responses can be made for staff and other parties.Ensuring that: the site takes a professional approach to food safety quality and legality, has the appropriate due diligence systems in place and operates within them.Ensuring a strong presence on the factory floor.Being the technical / quality / food safety point of contact for each of suppliers, customers, government food safety authorities. To be a successful Technical Manager you will have the following skills and experience:Preferably be trained in a food-related subject such a food technology / science, and/or have a good knowledge of seafood handling practices.Experience with direct supply to the UK retail sector chilled / frozen food manufacturing industry (preferably in Seafood or meat) and with front-line exposure to external audits (e.g. from UK retailer or BRC).Be a self-starter able to work on their own initiative and have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with factory staff, colleagues, senior management, customers and authorities. Be a well-organised individual who is a proficient time manager and capable of developing and using their team to prioritise and handle many tasks. In return, the Manager will receive a salary of £40,000 - £45,000 per annum.The first stage of the application process is to apply online.Candidate Source Ltd is an Advertising Agency working on behalf of an Employment Agency. By applying for this position you are giving us permission to pass your CV and covering letter to a third party in relation to this specific vacancy. A full copy of our privacy policy can be viewed on our website.
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