We currently offer the opportunity to work with a successful Fresh Produce Group as a QC / Fruit Quality Controller, based at the docks in Essex.

Job type: QC / Fruit Quality Controller
Duration: Full Time
Location: Essex
Sector: Fresh Produce
Salary: £22k

The position of Port QC / Fruit Quality Controller will be based at the docks in Tilbury, Essex, working at the portside to monitor, inspect and report on the quality of fresh produce products arriving at the port. This role is different to a site based production facility. We are looking for an individual who can support the Senior QC in her day to day tasks but also being involve in small technical projects like packaging development / shelf life studies and growers KPI’s.

The successful individual will be required to;

Inspect incoming raw fruit material in accordance to company & customer expected standards

Work effectively as part of a small team in a demanding and rewarding environment.

Hours; Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm (with some flexibility, due to the nature of the product and vessels)

We require;

Experience in the Fresh produce sector, ideally with Fruit

Confident with expected quality standards

Exposure to port based quality control advantageous

The ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.

Please call our team to discuss the role of Port QC / Fruit Quality Controller / QA Assistant on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration.