Intake Quality Controller – Fresh Produce

Are you an experienced Quality Controller looking for a new challenge? We are working with one of the UK’s leading fresh produce distribution centres who work with both national and global growers and supply to some of the biggest retailers in the UK. Due to huge growth, they are seeking an experience Intake Quality Controller to join their team based near Sittingbourne. This role has fantastic hours of Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm with no shift pattern.

The Intake Quality Controller will be responsible for:

Ensuring all products arriving on site are checked against customer requirements and reported accurately.
Ensuring that any temperature abuse or other issues that can seriously affect product quality are immediately reported to the customer.
Effectively communicate to customers where necessary.
To work safely and report any hazards or near misses to a Key Operative or Production Support Manager.
To work efficiently and effectively ensuring that you contribute to the daily Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) of the department as set by the Intake & Ripening Manager and the needs of the business.
To maintain high levels of hygiene and housekeeping through the clean as you go policy.
To clearly communicate between all colleagues in your team and your Line Manager in a timely manner.

The ideal candidate will have:

Quality control experience
Fresh produce knowledge
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to work to challenging deadlines in a pressurised environment
Good planning and organisational skills
Good written and verbal communication skills
Results focused
Excellent Team working
Flexibility in thinking and approach
Driving for excellence
Customer understanding
Thoroughness/attention to detail
Analytical thinking
Measure of Performance/Key Deliverables:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing business that can offer ongoing training and progression. Hours for this role are Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm and salary is £23,835 per annum. Benefits include company pension scheme, 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays), free onsite parking.

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