Job title:Quality Assurance Inspector (Sugar Testing)
Location: Wissington, PE33 9QG
Closing date:2019-06-16 00:00:00
Salary:£165 per shift
Job type:Full time
Role overview:
Quality Assurance Inspector (Sugar Testing) 

The National Farmers’ Union is looking for a motivated individual to join our seasonal staff, based at the British Sugar testing laboratory at Wissington factory site. 

Position: Quality Assurance Inspector (Sugar Testing) 
Location: Wissington, PE33 9QG 
Job type: Full Time, Permanent, Fixed Term Contract (September 2019 – March 2020) 
Hours: Working on a rotational shift basis following a pattern of weekdays 19.00 to 07.00 and weekends 21.00 to 07.00 
Salary: £165 per shift 
Benefits: A friendly team environment with lots of support and training. 

Closing date: 16th June 2019 

About the role: 

This critical role involves monitoring the sugar testing activities of British Sugar on behalf of the NFU and the sugar beet growers to ensure compliance with agreed sampling procedures in the Tarehouse and laboratory are maintained at all times. You will report to your Shift Leader and have full support from the Beet Intake Manager who is based at Wissington. 

About you: 

- Excellent spoken and written English. 
- Friendly and confident with a great eye for detail. 
- Ability to follow rules and procedures and not be afraid to challenge non-conformances when they arise. 
- Strong communication skills and able to engage effectively with people across all levels together with tact and discretion. 
- Organised and methodical with attention to detail. 
- Punctuality and reliability. 
- Ability to work unsupervised using your own initiative. 
- Previous experience of quality control would be beneficial but full training will be provided. 
- Due to the shift pattern and location you must have your own transport. 

The NFU is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity. 

You may have experience of the following: QA Technician, Food Technologist, Quality Assurance, Food Manufacturing, Food Production, Quality Controller, QA Inspector, Farming, Agriculture, etc.