Laboratory Technician

We are currently working with a leading FMCG business based in Paddock Wood.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Laboratory Technician to join their established team. This role would suit a school leaver with an interest in Science or someone with some lab experience looking to develop a career. There is the potential for this role to be an Apprenticeship.

The Lab Technician will support the day to day laboratory function of Quality Control. Completing daily tasks identified by the Quality Control Analyst, to ensure ongoing product quality and adherence to ISO accreditations and the internal Quality Management Systems:

Work safely in the lab
Understand and follow quality procedures
Gain understanding in food safety manufacturing
Prepare lab tasks
Produce reliable and accurate data
Analyse data
Perform stock checks

This is a great opportunity for a Trainee/Apprentice Lab Technician to join a growing business that can offer training and development.

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QC/Lab Analyst

We are currently working with a leading FMCG business based in Paddock Wood.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a QC/Lab Analyst to join their established team.

The QC/Lab Analyst will be responsible for ensuring the ongoing product quality and adherence to ISO accreditations and the internal Quality Management Systems.

Responsibilities will include:

Analysis of samples using analytical chemistry test methodologies
Investigation of non-conforming samples, data evaluation and reporting
Follow and update Standard Operating Procedures for use of laboratory equipment procedures and investigation protocols
Testing raw materials and finished goods as part of Goods In/Out product release
Trending of results and statistical analysis of incoming goods
Update maintenance log for cleaning and servicing of equipment
Update company technical documentation including QC SOP’s and records
Maintain own training record for laboratory, regulatory compliance and Health & Safety
Check and report stock levels
Maintain all QC laboratory equipment as per maintenance schedule

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a successful background within a lab based QC role. Knowledge of the food/FMCG sector would be advantageous along with knowledge of HACCP, BRC and SOP’s.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Sales Administrator

Sales Administrator
Full-time, Permanent
Paddock Wood (Office-based)
Up to £22,000pa + Benefits

We are working with a rapidly growing wholesaler based in Paddock Wood who distributes specialist products, that due to increasing demand, are looking for an experienced Sales Administrator to manage clients, process orders, and produce quotations.

The company deals with both public and private sector offering 360 solutions including bespoke safety solutions. Support and progression are important to them and they aim to move people upwards in the company. This role is office-based in Paddock Wood.

Roles and Responsibilities

*Producing accurate quotations in a timely manner
* Building rapport and maintaining strong relationships with customers
*Logging enquiries onto the in-house system
*Liaising with suppliers
*Provide input to improve the current quotation system and procedures
*Accompany the Sales Engineer visiting client on-site

Candidate Profile

*Good working knowledge of MS Office (Word & Excel)
* Previous experience producing quotes
* Ability to work at pace and under pressure
*Good written and oral communication skills
*A working knowledge of CRM Software
*An understanding of site plans/ engineering drawings (Advantageous but not essential)

If you feel you meet the above criteria and are interested in applying/learning more then please do contact Hope at KHR Recruitment Specialists.

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Baker

Due to increasing trade and continued success we have an opening for a qualified day baker. Monday – Friday.

Approximately 40-43 hrs per week, producing a full range of Artisan Bakery produce from Sourdough to Cinnamon Buns we make everything by hand using their tried and tested recipes.

The role is a lovely one where you will work the products from start to finish including mixing, proving, baking and packing. Your main responsibility will be the production of the very popular Artisan bread range but will also include bread ‘plant production ‘ tin bread, Oven work, finishing of morning goods and dispatch of all products.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a small bakery and be used to working with a specialist team and will be especially confident with artisan bread, but would also consider a pastry chef. You will also be competent in working the whole process from start to finish without guidance.

The successful applicant will probably also have a documented and proven college education in bread production, fermented morning goods and flour-based confectionery.

The hours: – 7am – 3pm (Monday to Friday)
Approximately 43 hours per week

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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