Quality Assurance Technician

Location: Doncaster

Business: SARIA Ltd

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Originally founded as Prosper De Mulder Limited in 1926; SARIA’s UK operations have a market-leading presence in a wide range of sectors associated with the food chain.  The Group’s companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications. The Company has a UK annual turnover approaching £280 million and employs around 1,000 people at 23 sites across the country. 

The Position 

Applications are invited for a Quality Assurance Technician to work at our SARIA Ltd, Doncaster site. The position available is full time, permanent, working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday. As a Quality Assurance Technician your duties and responsibilities will vary based on factory requirements but will include: 

The Person 

  • To assist in the development of Quality and the Quality Systems.
  • To ensure compliance with all relevant legislation relating to product safety and legality in conjunction with the Group Technical / Quality Manager.
  • To develop and implement relevant GMP and Hygiene Standards.
  • To ensure Internal Audits are carried out to schedule and actioned in a timely manner.
  • To assist in achieving and maintaining customer approval and any relevant accreditation standards.
  • To highlight the correct training requirements with regard to Quality.
  • To ensure Raw Material, Process Control and Finished Product Specifications are up to date in conjunction with the Group Quality Team.
  • To ensure analytical summaries are maintained and supplied to relevant personnel.
  • To ensure non compliances and customer complaints are correctly investigated and followed up.
  • To liaise with the Raw Material and Quality Team with regard to foreign bodies and incoming quality.
  • To complete other ad hoc tasks / reasonable requests as and when requested by management. 


  • Educated to a good level.
  • Knowledge of factory processes, HACCP and quality systems, auditing processes, legal requirements, traceability systems and audit trails.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Competent at analysing data.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • To be able to work to tight deadlines.
  • Be self-motivated and able to prioritise workload. 

Salary:  Competitive Pay and Benefits 

Please apply in writing with your CV and covering letter to HR Department, Ings Road, Doncaster, DN5 9TL or email recruitment@saria.co.uk

For a full job description click here. 

* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV’s expected. 

Closing Date  - 15th October 2021

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