Technical Services Manager

Posted 24 June 2024
LocationHillingdon
Job type Permanent - Part Time
Discipline Technical
Reference014982
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameAnne McCarthy
Expiry date 19 July 2024

Job description

Why Greencore? 

 

We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day.

We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing around 13,600 colleagues across 16 manufacturing units and 17 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals, and in FY23, we generated revenues of £1.9bn.

Our vast direct-to-store (DTS) distribution network, comprising of 17 depots nationwide, enables us to make over 10,400 daily deliveries of our own chilled and frozen produce and that of third parties.

 

Here at Heathrow, we are a growing team with around 450 colleagues. We produce chilled & hot eat Food for Now products including salads, sandwiches & wraps, Protein Pots & snacking. As well as Food for Later products such as ready meals & sides for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Amazon Fresh, Asda, Aldi, Co-op, Morrisons and Sainsbury’s.

 
 

What you'll be doing

 

Shift: Working part-time (3 days) 08:00-1630, Wed, Thur, Fri 

 

As Technical Services Manager you will manage the technical services function, quality systems, procedures and policies at the site ensuring finished products are safe and conform to all relevant specification, legislation and customer requirements.

Ensure the site policies and procedures are updated and managed to demonstrate alignment with Group best practice and legal/customer compliance.

Lead the deployment and use of the quality management system, procedures and policies to document and govern the operational processes, developing the internal audit system to ensure that the site delivers in alignment with legal and customer requirements.

Liaise with the Raw Materials Manager and the Process Development Team to resolve raw materials issues and validate safety parameters to deliver legal compliance and to act as the customer’s liaison point for key technical reviews related to the quality management system.

This role will need to have a regular presence on the factory floor.

 

What we’re looking for

 

We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.

  • Degree calibre – Relevant Food Science, Food Technology or Microbiological qualification
  • Advanced Food Hygiene level 4 or equivalent
  • Level 3 HACCP certified and Level 2 Health and Safety
  • Sensor Training Level 2
  • Microbiological Training Level 3
  • Basic allergen awareness / practical knowledge of the management of allergens
  • Demonstrates experience at technologist level of working with a retailer; Expertise in interpretation of customer code of practice; Competent in the use of customer technical databases.
  • Demonstrates experience of maintaining an internal audit program

If this sounds like you join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success.

 

What you’ll get in return

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Life insurance up to 4x salary
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform
  • Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.