Quality Controller

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 to recruit a Quality Controller within its Production Department. This role includes operating the Optical Graders to ensure the potatoes are packed to the correct quality standard and customer specification.

  • Location: March
  • Reporting to: Senior Team Leader
  • Salary: £12.23
  • Hours of work: 4on 4off, 06:00-18:00
Main Responsibilities
  • Monitoring product quality on the line and adjusting machine settings to ensure compliance with customer specifications
  • Ensuring all relevant optical grading and quality checks are carried out correctly in a timely manner
  • Communicating product and performance issues to the Senior Team Leader
  • Monitoring waste levels
  • Conducting positive release inspections
  • Taking appropriate action re complaints or rejections
  • Liaising with Senior Team Leaders and Engineering on line breakdown or other issues
  • Participating in performance briefings by bringing forward ideas for improvement
Key Attributes:
  • Attention to detail with analytical skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team sharing knowledge and skills
  • Communication and organisation skills
  • Knowledge of customer requirements and quality specifications
  • Understanding of B.R.C. and H.A.C.C.P. requirements
  • Computer skills e.g. Microsoft word/excel
Closing date: 07 February 2024

We also offer a full training programme, opportunity to develop, plus staff sales, treat days, pension scheme, life assurance, loyal service awards and more!