QA Officer - 6 months contract

Technical Recruitment Solutions

Excellent opportunity for a Quality professional to join a growing nutraceutical manufacturing organisation.

About the company
Our client, based in Christchurch, is an innovative developer and manufacturer of natural ingredient based nutritional products.  With their purpose-built facility, the company has been able to develop and deliver new products to their established and growing global customer base.
About the role
The primary objective for this varied role reporting directly to the Quality Manager will be the continuous improvement, development and maintenance of our client’s Quality Systems.
You will also be responsible for:
  • Managing product sample preparation and testing
  • Equipment calibration
  • Policy and document creation and review
  • Investigating customer complaints and non-conformances
  • Internal and external auditing
  • Assist with Product Development projects
Your profile
To be considered, you will have experience in maintaining quality standards within a food or nutraceutical manufacturing environment. You will have strong communication skills and will need to work closely with the manufacturing.  You will be able to anticipate problems and use your technical knowledge to solve these and to make improvements with regards to quality and food safety. 
The successful candidate will ideally possess the following attributes:
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in food science/technology or similar
  • Minimum 2 years Quality Assurance experience within the food, nutraceutical or similar industry
  • RMP and Quality Systems experience
  • Strong knowledge of GMP
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
  • Deliver results within tight deadlines
How to apply   
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For a confidential inquiry contact Franziska Buch on +64 4 472 6558 or email 

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