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Job Opportunity - Assistant Quality Controller

John Thompson & Sons Ltd is a long established animal feed manufacturer. We are a market leader and are renowned for our commitment to product innovation and local agriculture for over 150 years. We currently have an opportunity for the following: 

Assistant Quality Controller


Candidates should hold at least 5 O’ Level / GCSE, or equivalent passes at Grade C or above including English, Mathematics and Science and be experienced in the use of windows based computer packages. The successful candidate will be able to communicate effectively, be able to work on their own initiative and in a team environment coupled with having a high level of organisational skills.


Desirable criteria include:

A third level qualification, or equivalent in Food Technology, Agricultural Science or related discipline

Experience in a continuous improvement environment

Knowledge of food or Feed Good Manufacturing practices.

Experience in internal auditing

An understanding &/ interest in local agriculture &/ food production

Understanding of HACCP & Food Safety principles


Full training will be provided for the successful candidate.


To obtain a full application pack please contact:

Human Resources, John Thompson & Sons Ltd., 35-39 York Road, Belfast, BT15 3GW 

Or email your CV to


The closing date for applications is 1630 on 13 November 2019

Posted 29,10,19 by allison.

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