Quality Controllers

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. Available Shift Patterns: Monday - Friday Nights, 18:00 - 02:30hrs, 1x 15 minutes paid breaks & 1x 30 minutes unpaid break 4 on 4 off, 06:00-18:00hrs, 2x 15 minutes paid breaks & 1x 30 minutes unpaid break





  • Location: Floods Ferry
  • Reporting to: Shift Manager
  • Salary: £12.96 or £13.85 per hour (shift dependent)
  • Hours of work: Multiple Shift Patterns Available
The main responsibilities for this position include:
  • 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: 12 July 2024

Additional Benefits

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

If you have the skills and experience for this role please send your CV and covering letter to the HR Department at HR.FloodsFerry@greenvale.co.uk . If you would like further information on the role, please call 07734494626 or 07776650304.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role.