In this newly created role, we are looking for a Technical Assistant who has experience of working within the food manufacturing industry. Reporting to the Technical Manager, you will provide factory-based administrative support to our Technical Department. The Role Checking, filing and retrieving records related to the quality manufacture of product. Assessment and quality release of all product batches. Delivery of the Company Induction to new starters and contractors as required. Sundry and laboratory consumable stock management. Deputise for QA Technicians as required. Delivery of Internal and GMP Audits. Provide a knowledge base of the manufacturing process and products. Training will be provided to ensure personal professional development. The Ideal Candidate A background in a similar food manufacturing environment is essential, preferably in a quality-related role. You will be a excellent communicator, organised and have good attention to detail. Qualifications in Food Safety, HACCP & Internal Audit training would be highly beneficial. Normal hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm. The QA Technicians work either 6.00am - 6.00pm or 6.00pm - 6.00am, so when cover is required you would need to be able to work these hours. Own transport is essential due to the location of the business. No agencies please.