Intake Quality Controller


£26,397.60 per annum


The Role QC Intake

Fresh People are currently recruiting for QC Intakes for our client a Fresh Produce Service provider based around the Sittingbourne location on a 4 on 4 off shift rota . The role will involve checking the products coming into the site against customer requirements and reporting the findings accurately.

The Candidate

Suitable candidates must have worked previously as a QC and have Fresh Produce working Knowledge or have worked within a packhouse environment , have excellent planning and organisational skills , with the ability to work to deadlines within a fast paced working environment . Must have good written and verbal skills , be results focused , with attention to detail within a customer focused environment

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all arrivals are inspected as per the relevant intake protocol
  • Ensure that all aspects of product quality are accurately reported to the customers and business
  • Ensure that any temperature abuse or other issues that can seriously affect product quality are immediately reported to the customer.
  • Effectively communicate to customers where necessary
  • To work safely and report any hazards or near misses to a Key Operative or Production Support Manager.
  • To work efficiently and effectively ensuring that you contribute to the daily Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) of the department as set by the Intake & Ripening Manager and the needs of the business.
  • To maintain high levels of hygiene and housekeeping through the clean as you go policy.
  • To clearly communicate between all colleagues in your team and your Line Manager in a timely manner.

This list is not exhaustive and the job holder may be required to undertake other duties commensurate with the position as required

Measure of Performance/Key Deliverables:

  • Completion of inspection to standard
  • Timekeeping & attendance
  • Accuracy of Work
  • Health & Safety compliance

If this role describes your experience and your looking to work for an amazing employer within Fresh Produce who invests in their people then we would like to hear from you today


Ruth Counsell