Job details

Quality Assurance Technician (CI)

Job reference: YOR-BRA-03414

Location: Bradford

Closing date: 28/08/2020

Job start date: 31/08/2020

Salary: Competitive

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Speedibake - Bradford Technical and Quality

Employer: Speedibake

Hours per week: 41

We have a fantastic opprtunitity for a Quality Assurance Technician (CI) to join the team at our bakery in Bradford. This is an ideal role for somebody looking for an opportunity to grow within the food industry.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Product assessment - collecting, assessing and trending products against agreed quality attribute sheets (QAS)
  • Sampling - Micro, chemical, allergen, water, nutritional
  • Working with the NPD team to ensure QAS are kept up to date
  • Assisting in investigation of quality incidents & complaints, including root cause analysis
  • Assisting the Quality team with internal and external audits
  • Cover the Shift QA Technicians as required
  • Assisting with raw material monitoring, including quality inspections and checks on certificates of analysis
  • Assisting with maintaining and updating specifications
  • Support in improving the Food Safety Culture on site
  • Identifying improvement areas within the food safety and quality system, and taking action to resolve

Cultural fit:

  • Able to demonstrate an approach that is aligned to our Company values
  • Takes ownership, sets standards and takes personal responsibility for performance
  • To always adhere to the Company Safety First requirements
  • Willing to be flexible and able to take on a variety of tasks


  • Experience not necessary 
  • Food safety qualifications an advantage but not necessary
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy required
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement or root cause analysis techniques an advantage but not necessary

Our commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion:

We are proud to be a diverse and inclusive employer and seek to attract, develop and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates are treated fairly, with respect and dignity throughout the recruitment process.


The closing date for this job has now passed.