Quality Control Technician

  • Permanent Intermediate position

  • Western Cape

  • R168,000 - R180,000 pa cost to company

  • Job 2233932 | Ref DI_0712_2827

  • Posted 12 Jul 2018 by Drake International South Africa

About the Position

QC Technician with a Lab back ground-R Contact Number per annum, perm post and in Montague Gardens EE-Preference

My client based in Montague Gardens is urgently seeking the assistance of a QC Technician. Must have been in Food Safety and Quality Management.  Knows HACCP & FSSC 2200 formal qualifications please.

About The Employer

Must have

  • Tertiary Qualification - ND/B. Tech Food Technology / BSc Microbiology or B.Tech Quality
  • Know HACCP AND FSSC 22000
  • Analytical Lab Testing back ground
  • Ability to investigate, do root cause analysis on products and identify issue.
  • Able to work Flexi Hours - Shifts 7H30 - 16H00 or 6H00 - 12H30 nightshift
  • Own car or we have a shuttle service that will drive you home
  • Strong Communication skills - verbal and written - English & Afrikaans
  • Computer Literate - MS Office, Syspro 6 and BI Tools


  • Must have minimum 3.5 years within a food manufacturing environment it can be sauces, spices, dry products
  • Strong HACCP & FSSC 22000 knowledge
  • INVESTIGATE - ensure root cause analysis is done and identify any discrepancies.
  • Receipt of samples into laboratory
  • Analysis of samples as per individual final product (FP) or raw materials (RM) analytical specification
  • Release of FP/RM samples and logging of all results on Quality system
  • Notification to packing, milling and blending on internal non-conformances and completion of NCR documentation
  • Dumping of old reference samples from archive including completion of dumping notes for approval
  • Housekeeping of laboratory
  • Assist with stock take of laboratory consumables
  • Calibration of equipment daily and reporting of any issues in the laboratory regarding equipment
  • Maintenance of Final Product / Raw material reference samples and standards including archiving of final product /Raw material samples
  • Analysis of shelf life extension samples and investigation of customer complaints
  • Requesting of reference samples and documentation from PMI Technologist when products or raw materials are introduced
  • Analysis of new PMI samples and issuing information on results to PMI
  • You may be required to conduct other functions at management discretion due to operational requirement
  • When deemed competent by management you will be required to provide peer training which will be assessed by management team.
  • Receipt of samples into laboratory
  • Analysis of samples as per individual final product (FP) or raw materials (RM) analytical specification
  • Assist with the day to day requirements of the quality control laboratory functions
  • Ensure all reference samples and standards are maintained, packed away and archived.

If your experience matches this brief 85% or more, please make contact with me. Contact Number / Email Address Benita van Wyk. If you don't get feedback within 8 days, please note that your application was not successful.NOTE FOR THE NON RELAVENT CV'S - Please don’t just forward me your CV. My time is wasted on non-usable CV's. Please go to [URL Removed] and see what we have and match your CV to closest specification...thank you.

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