Technical Manager

  • Job type

  • Location

    Dublin North/Meath
  • Working Pattern

  • Specialism

    Quality Assurance
  • Industry

    Agriculture, Fishing & Forestry
  • Pay


Technical manager, permanent, BRC, BordBia, Meat

Here in Hays Recruitment, we are currently recruiting for a Technical Manager to join our client a leading organisation in the meat industry. They are a market leader in this industry with international reach. This is a permanent, full time position.

Your new company
This organisation originated as an abattoir but has experienced exponential growth over the past decade. Today they lead the industry and export to international markets including Europe, UK, NZ, and China. This organisation has achieved various accreditations which acknowledge the continued emphasis placed on quality in all aspects of the business. This is reflected in the retention of their "AA" rating achieved as a result of our annual BRC audit, conducted in January 2019.

Your new role
  • Act as the primary Technical contact for the site.
  • Liaise with the Site Production Manager to ensure all aspects of the Food Safety and Quality Management System are implemented across the site
  • Ensure compliance with DAFM, BRC, MPQAS and Customer Requirements.
  • Continually review existing Food Safety and Quality Management Systems in line with legislative & customer requirements.
  • Keep up to date with food legislation and emerging food safety risks
  • Manage certification and customer audits, completing corrective action reports to agreed timelines
  • Manage customer complaints, root-cause investigation, and implementation of corrective actions
  • Drive continuous improvement through Food Safety and Quality Objectives
  • Develop a Food Safety Culture across the site
  • Coach & nurture talent within the technical team

What you'll need to succeed
  • Food Science qualification, preferably a Food Science degree
  • Comprehensive knowledge of HACCP and Good Manufacturing Procedures,
  • Experience with International Audits.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in food safety / quality
  • A proficient user of computers, i.e.: Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Good communication skills, ability to work in a team and on own initiative
  • Strong organisational skills giving attention to detail

What you'll get in return
  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension
  • KPI/Performance Bonus.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Talk to Michaela Murray, the specialist consultant managing this position

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