RCL FOODS is seeking a QA Technologist to join our Baking Division. The role will be based in Pretoria West and report to the Senior QA Technologist.
RCL FOODS is looking for an incumbent that will be responsible for maintaining and implementing quality and food safety management systems to comply with ISO2200-2018 / FSSC2200 standard.
Minimum RequirementsA 3-year qualification in Food Technology, Biotechnology or Consumer ScienceMinimum of 3 years experience in a similar capacity Minimum of 3 years experience in an FMCG / food processing environmentKnowledge and understanding of QA systemsTQM KnowledgeDuties & ResponsibilitiesAccomplishes quality assurance human resource objectives by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counselling, and disciplining employees;
communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions; planning and reviewing compensation actions;
enforcing policies and procedures.Achieves quality assurance operational objectives by contributing information and analysis to strategic plans and reviews;
preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; identifying and resolving problems;
completing audits; determining system improvements; implementing change.Meets quality assurance financial objectives by estimating requirements;
preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.Develops quality assurance plans by conducting hazard analyses;
identifying critical control points and preventive measures; establishing critical limits, monitoring procedures, corrective actions, and verification procedures;
monitoring inventories.Validates quality processes by establishing product specifications and quality attributes; measuring production;
documenting evidence; determining operational and performance qualification; writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
Maintains and improves product quality by completing product, company, system, compliance, and surveillance audits; investigating customer complaints;
collaborating with other members of management to develop new product and engineering designs, and manufacturing and training methods.
Prepares quality documentation and reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends including failed processes, stability studies recalls, corrective actions, and re-validations.
Updates job knowledge by studying trends in and developments in quality management; participating in educational opportunities;
reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests;
exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.