Specification Technologist

  • Permanent
  • Posted: 19th January 2023
  • Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH10924
  • Industry:
  • Location:
  • Start Date: ASAP
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We are working with an innovative and ever growing food manufacturing company who are recruiting for a Specifications Technologist to join their technical team. This role offers you a fantastic benefits package alongside the basic salary such as private health care scheme, a total of 8% pension and 28 days annual leave to name a few.

This established business was founded nearly 20 years ago and since then has employed over 500 people to join the company and has won awards for their ethics and compliance. Based in Sherburn In Elmet, this company provides individual training plans and progression opportunities to ensure that each employee develops their skillset as well as being part of a close knit and dynamic team.

Roles and Responsibilities as a Specifications Technologist:

  • Liaising with internal departments such as planning, purchasing, NPD and process/production.
  • Ensuring that all specifications are correct for new products or designs.
  • Managing the artwork approvals.
  • Ensuring all customer specifications are completed to scheduled timescales and with the correct information.
  • Assisting the Technical Managers with any ADHOC duties.

I would love to see CVs from individuals who have:

  • Experience working as a Specifications Technologist, Spec Officer, Specifications Writer, Food Product Technologist or a similar role.
  • Worked in one of the above roles in food manufacturing as this is essential for this role.
  • Used factory/manufacturing/retailer systems and Microsoft packages in their role.
  • Undertaken legal labelling training as this would be beneficial but is not essential.

Benefits included as a Specifications Technologist:

  • 28 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • 3% employer, 5% employee pension
  • Private health care scheme which allows you to claim money back on dental, optical, physio care.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Refer a friend scheme.
  • Others such as employee weekly draw and summer party etc

If you are interested in finding out more about this position, please click apply or contact Megan Hepworth at E3 Recruitment on 01484 645269.



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