Quality Controller: Blueberries
Closing Date : 2021-04-01
Closed : Yes
Our client, based in the Stellenbosch area, has the abovementioned position available in their packhouse for a hands-on, detail-oriented individual that has strong interpersonal skills, demonstrates creative problem-solving skills, and is comfortable providing leadership on quality assurance.
The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing all quality and compliance processes, including: *quality assurance on all farms, farm to packhouse and in packhouse till dispatched *assist in setting quality policies, practices and standards and ensure production is maintained at such standards *investigation of complaints & quality deviations *reporting, planning and establishment of corrective steps regarding defects *monitor and evaluate temperature deviations *continuous quality checks on fruit on arrival, during packing process, and prior to loading *management of DIPAR Quality System *personnel management *build strong working relationships with farm managers and assist and advise on quality of fruit *all other tasks related to the position.
Essential qualifications, skills and experience:
• Relevant tertiary qualification (Food technology or related discipline);
• Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role in the soft fruit industry;
• Excellent understanding of Food Safety Principles;
• Fully bilingual (Afrikaans & English);
• Excellent computer literacy (MS Office, specifically Excel);
• Own car and valid license.
In return, our client offers competitive remuneration.
For more information and to apply, visit www.m3online.co.za before 09:00 on 1 April 2021.
For general inquiries, please contact our Recruitment Team on 021 863 1444.
If you do not receive a response within 2 weeks of the closing date for applications, please assume that your application was unsuccessful.