Mowi Fish Feed is one of the newest divisions within Mowi. Having started manufacturing in June 2014 in Norway, Mowi Fish Feed quickly established itself as a competitive supplier of salmon feed playing a key role in supporting Mowi Farming Operations in its delivery of high quality, nutritious, safe and profitable salmon.
In May 2019, a second fish feed plant situated in the UK started production. Located at Kyleakin, on the Isle of Skye in Scotland, the plant will manufacture a broad portfolio of conventional and organic feeds for both fresh and seawater phases of salmon growth in Scotland, Ireland, Faeroes and Norway.
A new position of Quality Assurance Coordinator has arisen within our Quality team at Kyleakin. We are looking for someone who will actively participate in the production of safe, high quality fish feed. You are a passionate individual with a high degree of attention to detail, focus to continuous improvement and can deliver consistent results in a dynamic, multi-tasking environment.
Key Responsibility & Tasks
Ensure that the feed plant’s quality and food safety testing regimes are followed. Manage test results in the company Laboratory Information System (LIMS). Provide support in the handling of nonconforming product and customer complaint. Generate reports on quality data for senior management. Undertake internal audits, reporting and following up any non-conformities. Manage the site laboratories.
Higher degree level education, ideally within a science-based area.
Experience in feed or food manufacturing, or a related business is preferred.
Laboratory experience would be desirable.
Team worker with developed influencing skills.
A systematic worker, with strong attention to detail and fact-based decision making.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Self-starting, with an ability to work at all levels within a company and within a given timeline
Experienced IT user: Microsoft Office, bespoke IT systems (training will be provided).
Fluent English speaker.
Mowi Feed offers:
Attractive salary, bonus and pension
Occupational Health Support
Initial support with accommodation may be offered
The candidate for this position must be able to identify themselves with the corporate values of ‘Trust – Change – Passion – Share’ and contribute to the Mowi vision of “Leading the blue revolution”.
We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce. We are willing to consider flexible working arrangements and are an Equal Opportunities employer. To apply for this vacancy, you must be eligible to work in the UK.
If you wish to apply, please upload your Covering Letter and CV to our website . Please note, we retain the right to close this vacancy or keep it open subject to volume and quality of applications. We would therefore encourage candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.