Quality Controller (Nights)

Greenvale AP is one of the UK’s largest growers and packers of fresh potatoes, supplying some of the country’s largest retailers and processors from our 2 production facilities. Our Floods Ferry site based in March, Cambridgeshire is looking for Quality Team Members within its Technical Department on a part-time basis. This role includes operating Optical Graders, ensuring product quality standards, carrying out product testing tests and recording and communicating results with other departments.


  • Location: March
  • Reporting to: Shift Manager
  • Salary: £11.64 per hour
  • Hours of work: 1800-0230hrs, Monday-Friday
The main responsibilities for this position include:
  • Record and communicate any product or performance issues
  • Monitor waste levels to agreed performance targets
  • Operate the Celox/Oculus Optical Graders in accordance with procedures
  • Monitor product quality on the line and adjust machine settings accordingly to ensure customer specifications are met
  • Carry out Positive Release Inspections
  • Undertake finished product quality assurance checks and Blue Dye tests
  • Visually checking packaging print, colour, clarity and taking appropriate action

Key Attributes:

The ideal candidate will have knowledge of customer requirements and quality specifications from a similar environment. Good planning, organisation and communication, basic IT and the ability to work as part of a team are all key skills for this role. Previous experience within a similar environment will provide a better understanding of the role.

If you have the skills and experience for this role please send your CV and covering letter to Rebecca Hilton, HR Co-ordinator at [email protected] . If you would like further information on the role, please call 01354 672060.

Closing date: 24 September 2021


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