Process Technologist

  • Job Reference: 941791587-2
  • Date Posted: 11 March 2023
  • Recruiter: Bakkavor Group
  • Location: Highbridge, Somerset
  • Salary: £27,500 to £33,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Process Technologist - Highbridge

Up to £33,000, depending on experience
Monday Friday 8.30am 17.00

25 Days Annual Leave
Life Assurance
Flexible Benefits Package
Staff Shop
Free Parking

We re proud to offer you a career with real scope for development. To reward your hard work and ambition as a talented Process Technologist with plenty of support and opportunity. And empower you to drive your own success and create a career you can be proud of too.

Our Bakkavor site in Highbridge, which is one of our four Desserts sites in the UK, specialises in Cheesecake and Tarts, working closely with our sister site in Devizes that specialise in baked goods.

What will you do?

  • Understanding of critical path
  • Understanding of microbiological and nutritional sampling procedures ensuring compliance Completion of QAS s to high standard and to customer expectations
  • Understanding of customer requirements
  • Delivery of validations in association with site CCPs and HACCP principles in line with project delivery.
  • Proactively communicating potential issues which may impact the critical path. Ensures all materials have RM approval status or appropriate concession for trials.
  • Completion of controlled documents for trials, pre-productions and launches against the customer specification & BOM.
  • To operate in a safe working manner and support the site/business on continuous improvement relating to health, safety, and the environment

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous demonstrable experience in a manufacturing environment in at least one of the following disciplines: Technical; Production; Development; or graduated in related discipline
  • Project Coordination: The ability to understand the critical path and deliver within agreed timeframe
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to multi-task and manage own time/workload
  • Aware of the business issues; trials; development concepts and customer expectations
  • A pragmatic approach to problem solving and is agile in finding solutions
  • Vigilant with good attention to detail and spots opportunities for improvement
  • A self-starter who is inquisitive and driven to improve