Quality Technician – Donegal

  • Reference: SJ46428
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Derry, Donegal, Fermanagh
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

Quality Technician – Donegal

The Quality Technician / Quality Assistant will be based in our clients production facility in central Donegal. The role reports to the Quality Manager.

Roles and responsibilities include:

  • Carry out quality checks throughout the day in the production plant i.e. product traceability codes, weights, packaging, temperatures, dye checks, relevant paperwork checks.
  • Carry out monthly in-house audits, i.e. Hygiene and fabrications audits, glass audits.
  • Schedule and co-ordinate external testing according to customer schedules and requests
  • Liaise with production and maintenance teams on quality issues.
  • Uphold and reinforce quality standards on site and assist in keeping quality systems up to date for regular audits, i.e. BRC, Dep of Agriculture, customer audits etc.
  • Problem solving – ability to foresee possible production/ quality issues and implement solutions in a timely fashion.
  • Liaise with suppliers on issues that may arise.
  • Train in, and cover Lab testing role as required


The ideal candidate will have:

  • A constant focus on product quality and maintaining customer standards.
  • Degree, diploma or certificate in food science, food technology, quality control or other relevant area, or experience in a food production environment.
  • Good problem-solving skills and the ability to learn quickly.
  • Strong communication and people skills, to be able to influence others and enforce standards on a daily basis, on the production floor.
  • Ability to interact well with personnel and managers in multiple departments as required.
  • Must be able to work with little supervision.
  • Computer proficient in Microsoft Office suite.



For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson on 0719140251 or email davin.ferguson@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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