Food Specification Technologist

Rise Technical Recruitment Limited
28000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual
24 Apr 2019
22 May 2019
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type

Food Specification Technologist


GBP28,000 - GBP32,000 + Training + Progression + Holiday + Pension

Are you looking to join a well-established, national company at the forefront of their industry in the UK and Europe with an ethos built around internal investment and training employees?

Do you want a role where you will be involved in overseeing a project from initial stages through to final production, in a brand new position within the business allowing you to make it your own?

Based in Shrewsbury, this company represent a global brand within manufacturing. With over 60 years' experience in the industry they have grown from strength to strength, expanding to have sites across the UK and Ireland. Due to increase in production workload and a view to take the next step into world class manufacturing standards, they are looking to create an additional role for a Specification Technologist to help support their growing team.

In this role the successful applicant will be responsible for liaising with customers to ensure that products meet their specifiaciton requirements. Working closely with the NPD team you will ensure that all new products comply with regulations and are manufactured to the required specifications. The role will involve writing specifications as well as gaining an in depth understand of the legislation so all new products are compliant, as well as spending time developing and mentoring more junior members of staff. Working hours will be Monday to Friday, days based, with an element of flexibility to the specific hours.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a large, well established company in a brand new role giving you the chance to stamp your mark on the business and see your products on the shelves of national supermarkets.

*Liaising with customers and writing specifications
*Working with the NPD team
*Gain in depth understanding of the legislation of food manufacturing

*Background within the food industry
*Experience of writing specifications
*Knowledge of labelling standards

Reference no: RTR80934

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This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom.

Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.