Company perspective and background
Fourayes Farm Ltd is the UK’s number one fruit grower and processor, supplying superb products for Bakery, desserts, smoothies and the Dairy industry amongst others. We work with the largest retail multiples in the world and have a turnover in excess of £15 million with historically strong operating profits.
We are also an industry innovator. We invest in the best people and equipment to deliver the best results for our customers. We also develop ground-breaking new products such as Utterly Fruity (taking fresh apple into applications previously unattainable) and our delicious Plumptious mincemeat.
Fourayes will continue to actively focus on innovation, supporting profitable growth and the consolidation of existing operations. In order to facilitate this, we require a talented and experienced Quality Controller for our Pie Filling line to support the company through the changes necessary to achieve our objectives.
Fourayes Farm is the UK’s number one Apple grower and processor, supplying fresh Apple, fruit fillings, Jams, Mincemeats and Purees to the Bakery and Dairy industry, our products are to be found in the end products of the largest multiple retails in the world.
Working in conjunction with the Pie Filling area supervisor the successful candidate will be responsible for label checking, the quality and food safety of the finished product.
Main Duties & Responsibilities:
Include the following; other duties may be assigned, the details below are not exhaustive.
- Label information and print quality.
- Quality and food safety of the finished product, recording quality scores on the relevant documents.
- Ensuring correct product/quantity for each customer is produced in line with the Production plan.
- Maintain a clean and safe working environment.
Education and Qualifications
The successful candidate should be physically fit, have high levels of numeracy and literacy and, will ideally have previous experience of FMCG or food manufacturing, Ideally, they will hold a certificate in basic food hygiene.
Covid-19 Procedures 2022
We currently have no compulsory requirements to wear face coverings or for lateral flow testing. However, please check for up to date information should you be invited to interview.
Or you can post the completed form and a copy of your CV to H Wisbey, Fourayes Farm Ltd, Bicknor, Sittingbourne, Kent. ME9 8BJ
If you have any questions or would like to discuss your application please email or call on 01622 884230
Join the Bramley Apple Picking team in the Autumn
If you don’t work all week in the factory then you can join the picking team in September & October. It’s £10 per bin for the 1st pick. Also great if you are student looking for holiday work.