Senior Quality Technician

  • Panelto Foods
  • Panelto Foods, Ballinalee Road, Templemichael Glebe, Ballinalee, County Longford, Ireland
  • 17/01/2024
Full time, Permanent Food Production QA - Quality Control

Job Description

About Us

Established in 2004, Panelto Foods is an Irish food company based in Longford. We produce a range of high-quality, contemporary sandwich breads for the UK and Irish food service markets from our highly automated world-class bakery. Our master bakers have visited every corner of Italy, learning age-old "Biga" techniques and gathering traditional recipes from the world’s best artisan bakeries.

Panelto Foods have joined the European Bakery Group, together, we will be able to reach new markets, capitalise further on the growth opportunities within the UK, Ireland and Europe and benefit from the size and scale of the combined platform. There’s never been a better time to join us!


We are now looking for a Senior Quality Technician to join our team on a permanent, full-time basis.

The Benefits

- Competitive salary

This is a fantastic opportunity for a quality assurance professional with a background in the food industry to join our rapidly expanding company.

You’ll be able to become part of a transformative journey, contributing to the growth and success of a company that is not only expanding our operations but also our influence on the UK and Irish food service markets.

So, if you want to play a crucial role in upholding and enhancing the exceptional quality that defines our products, then apply today!

The Role

As a Senior Quality Technician, you will implement assurance and control systems at our factory to ensure customer satisfaction across our array of incredible products.

Developing Quality Attribute Specifications (QAS) for each product, you will ensure that new product launches, “critical care” products and any process deviations are assigned high priority.

You will also support the Quality Team in implementing the Quality & Food Safety Policy, Procedures, Standards and ways of working in line with regulatory, customer and third-party accreditation (BRC Global Food Safety) standards.

Additionally, you will:

- Manage an effective document control system
- Carry out audits
- Monitor and verify process control checks
- Support the development and management of the Quality Control team

About You

To be considered as a Senior Quality Technician, you will need:

- Experience working in quality assurance within the food industry
- A strong focus on meeting quality standards

Other organisations may call this role Senior Quality Assurance Technician, Senior QA Technician, Senior QA Analyst, Senior QA Officer, Senior Quality Analyst, Senior Quality Control Technician, or Senior Quality Systems Technician.

Panelto Foods are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.