Vacancy Details Employer : National Brands Limited AVI Ltd. is known for its leading household brands across many categories including : hot beverages, sweet and savoury biscuits and snacks, frozen convenience foods, personal care products, cosmetics, shoes, accessories, and fashion apparel.
NATIONAL BRANDS LIMITED operates 5 manufacturing sites, offering world class manufacturing facilities in Isando , Rosslyn Pretoria, Westmead and Durban KZN.
It is home to some of the best-known South African tea, coffee and creamer brands, including our delicious range of much-loved savoury and sweet biscuits, and our melt-in-your-mouth snack range.
An exciting opportunity exists for a Quality Management System Technician at NATIONAL BRANDS LIMITED Isando, Biscuits vacancy.
The purpose of the role is the management and maintenance of the Quality Management System in compliance with the relevant Food Safety and Quality standards.
The management and maintenance of the Non-conformance and Concession system as well as the management and coordination of the Quality and Food Safety requirements for all audits.
review, maintain and update. The system must be audit-ready.Ensure that the factory prepares for all internal and external auditsDraw up new relevant procedures and other documents and records for process modification and standard maintenanceEnsure all records are up to date and completed in line with AIB / FSSC 22000 guidelines, checklists verification for accurate completion, equipment calibration registers up to dateCoordinate and monitor the corrective and preventive action system with trend analysis and reportingCoordinate and conduct traceability and mock recall exercises - ensure Shopware, SAP knowledge to complete recall processHACCP committee member review of the HACCP risk assessmentPlan and co-ordinate the Management Review annuallyConduct gap analysis for each management system requirement to ensure that all requirements are fulfilled as per the Std.
FSSC 22000, ISO 2200, ISO / TS 22002-1 AIB, and HACCPEnsure training requirements from all the standards are identified, communicated with HR, and budgeted for annually.
drive gap closureSite Calibration Register updated. Ensure that all measuring equipment and or device calibration is up to date by reminding the relevant owner of the due dates.
Implement a tracker.Ensure safety and environmental standards are maintained with the support of the SHE Managers.Management of Non-Conformance and Concession SystemEnsure that all non-conformances and concessions are followed up and closed out within the agreed timesMaintain a real-time non-conformance system through Shopware and the NCR APP as well as concessions through the workflow systemDaily, weekly, and monthly reporting and trending of NCR and Concession statusSummarize and consolidate all NCRs and Concessions in line with priorities.
Assist across quality functions as requiredAssist in laboratory duties when necessaryAssist in QC duties when necessary in relation to AIB & FSSC 22000 requirementsAssist in Warehouse & Stores ChecksAssist in visual checks on products stored in the site warehouse.
Assist in inspections on packaging stored in the packaging stores where necessaryAssist with GMP audits where requiredMinimum Requirements : Experience : 5 years experience as a Quality Management System Technician within the food industryExperience leading Quality and Food Safety AuditsQualifications : National Diploma in Food Technology or Degree in Food ScienceAdditional Requirements : FSSC 22000AIBHACCP, VACCP, TACCPComputer SkillsFood Safety LegislationCompetencies : Minimising RiskAttention to DetailDocumenting FactsMeeting DeadlinesPlanning & OrganisingInterpreting DataMaintaining ProductivityThinking Rationally