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Junior Process Technologist

Anonymous 18000.00 British Pound . GBP Per annum

2019-07-26 23:18:51

Job location Wigan, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Other

Job description

Junior Process Technologist - Bakkavor Meals, Wigan
Monday to Friday 08:30 - 17:00
£16,000 - £18,000 Per Annum
25 days holiday
Highly competitive rewards package including Group Pension
Excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group

We are the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with an international presence in the US and China. Our 19,000 employees operate from 39 locations, developing and producing innovative food for a wide variety of occasions and budgets. In the UK, we work with leading grocery retailers, focusing on their own label brands.

Bakkavor Meals, based in Wigan, specialises in making chilled ready meals, food to go salads and vegetable accompaniments and employs over 1,000 people. It is part of the Bakkavor Meals sector which has eight factories in the UK.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Junior Process Technologist to assist in the Product Development process, by way of undertaking duties associated with product trials and product evaluation - in-line with Bakkavör and Customer requirements

Your responsibilities:

Assist Process technologist to carry out trials trials in-line with the Bakkavör and Customer requirements and as instructed by Line Manager.
Document data from trials inc. shelf-life, organs etc., for future review in order to establish process capabilities and support due diligence.
Secure and submit appropriate samples as requested by Customer as well as those for analysis e.g. Microbiological, for organoleptic evaluation and for transit trials
Assist in the planning to achieve the day to day delivery of trials etc, in-line with Project timescales.
Ensure all process areas are audited/ actioned and remain to a good standard of GMP
Carry out ongoing Process validation of relevant factory equipment to ensure site due diligence requirements are met.
Assist in Co-ordinate Pre-Production and Launch preparation.
To operate in a safe working manner and support the site/business on continuous improvement relating to heath, safety and the environment
For more information on this and to apply visit our careers site

Alternatively, you can contact our Resourcing Business Partner Zak Akhtar on (phone number removed) or email

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