Regional Manufacturing Group Quality Controller Job in Kenya (100K)

Our client a leading Regional Manufacturing group is looking to recruit a Quality Controller
The ideal candidate must have prior experience in a food industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspection of all the incoming materials to ensure that only materials that conform to the company specifications are accepted.
  • Carrying out any required analysis on raw materials and finished products as per the laid down operational procedures.
  • Monitoring of the set Critical Control Points and Operational Prerequisite Programmes (O-PRP).
  • Monitoring the entire processes as guided by standard operating procedures.
  • Ensuring that product non-conformities are controlled at all levels, and any non-conformity is properly documented and product isolated to prevent unintended use.
  • Carrying out shelf life studies on the current products as per the laid down procedure.
  • Actively participating in any research on new product development and improvement of the existing ones.
  • Sensory evaluation of all products being packed to ensure quality and consistency.
  • Ensuring that high hygiene standards are upheld in the production environments and the plant in general.
  • Carrying out daily and weekly hygiene audits, and equipment are cleaned as per the laid down schedule.
  • Ensuring that personnel in production areas adhere to the set hygiene rules at all times.
  • Maintaining clean Quality Control records and properly filing them within 24 hours.
  • Carrying out reshipment inspections on goods being dispatched to the market.
  • Undertaking any other assigned duties, when the circumstances at hand dictate so.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science / Chemistry from a recognized institution.
  • Engineering from a recognized institution with at least 3 years’ work experience.
  • Experience in food processing Quality Assurance.
  • Training and working knowledge of HACCP and ISO 22000.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills.
  • Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects.
  • Strong organizational, problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Ready to build systems from the ground up.
Monthly net salary: Ksh. 100,000 /= (Approx. 1,000 USD)
Deadline: 30th November 2016
To apply, please follow the link: 
Summit Recruitment & Search, 
Blixen Court, Karen Road, 

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