Milk Production Industry Quality Control Assistant Job in Kenya

Our client, in the milk production industry is seeking to recruit a
focused, self-driven professional for its processing firm. 
This is an
exciting opportunity for a talented individual, with a proven track
record in quality control unit to join the team as a Quality Control
in line with the company growth strategy. 
Reporting: Production Supervisor
Liaison: Function Heads


Job Summary: The
person will be responsible for quality control of milk, quality control
of packaging materials, dispatch control as well as inventory control.
Duties and responsibilities;
  • Receive milk from the farmers and test quality of milk in terms of smell, taste, and density
  • Through his/her findings, approve milk if it is of good quality
  • Release the tested milk to the processing manager for production
  • Do random quality sampling on processed and packaged milk
  • Confirm and record the quantity produced and how packaging has been done
  • Supervise the loading of the milk on to the van
  • Deliver the milk to customers alongside the sales /driver of the van
  • Ensuring production output meets the demand by synchronising the production with the sales
  • Investigate customer complaints and non-conformance issues
  • prepare reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities
  • Interpret and implement quality assurance standards
  • Evaluate adequacy of quality assurance standards
  • Devise sampling procedures for recording and reporting quality data
  • Record or compile test results or prepare graphs, charts, or reports
  • Ensuring all processed milk has batch and expiry records
Competencies and attributes required
  • Diploma in food science from a recognised institution
  • At least one years experience in milk processing or other related foods
  • Good computer skills –spread sheets and word processing
  • Sound knowledge of the production scheduling.
  • A passionate, self motivated, energetic and enthusiastic team player who is change oriented and consumer focused
  • Mature, honest, self supervising and responsible person also a team leader
  • Keen , detailed and analytical
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues to do with demand supply and quality
  • A thorough technical understanding of production processes
  • Good communication and reporting skills
  • Possess business etiquette with a strong work ethic and high moral ethics
How to Apply

you are interested and qualified please send a cover letter and CV to, indicating the job applying for in
the subject of the email. 
Closing date for application 23rd July 2016
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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