Specialist recruitment resourcing within the food & drink manufacturing sectors


QC Shift Supervisor * £28,000 – £30,000 * Folkestone

An experienced QC Shift Supervisor required for this highly successful manufacturing business. This will be a 4 on 4 off shift pattern working days – 06:00 – 18:00


  • Job Security – highly successful business
  • 4 on 4 off shift pattern – days – 12 hour shifts
  • Competitive Salary
  • Fantastic benefits


The QC Shift Supervisor plays a key role in the accurate and efficient analysis of raw materials, bulk product, finished goods and the testing of the medical devices produced at our client against approved specification for use in Production and Distribution. The role holder will be responsible for supporting and leading a safety culture and awareness within the laboratories and the implementation of plant safety policies and procedures.

The QC Shift Supervisor will also be responsible for:

  • Supporting a Quality culture in the Quality Control Laboratories programs, striving for continuous improvements, in compliance with GMP and all regulatory and legal requirements.
  • Supporting the initial and ongoing training of laboratory staff
  • Keeping detailed, up to date laboratory notebooks in accordance with our client’s Policy
  • Working independently to carry out the tasks allocated by the QC Manager on a daily basis
  • Aiding in the validation and verification of new methods used within the Quality Control Laboratory
  • Working with R&D/Tech services regarding the introduction of new products for laboratory testing or support existing products


The ideal candidate will have experience in Quality Control or a similar related and/or regulated industry (FMCG, Medical Devices or Pharmaceuticals), knowledge of GMP, ISO22716 and ISO13485.

The QC Shift Supervisor will also be expected to lead and support a team and deliver work-based training and coaching within a team environment. Other key attributes will include:

  • Knowledge of GMP, ISO22716 and ISO 13485 an advantage
  • Experience working within a team environment
  • Experience in leading a team an advantage
  • Experience delivering work-based training to new and existing staff is desired
  • Excellent planning, communication and organisational skills

If this QC Shift Supervisor job is of interest and you would like to investigate further, apply TODAY!“

“Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate’s suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants.”

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