Brigg Scientific are working on behalf of a major European food producer to source a Quality Assurance Food Technician for its drinks production facility near Stockport in Manchester. The role involves Laboratory work, quality checking within the factory environment, batch manufacturing record checking and dealing with environmental issues. This role is suitable for anyone looking to build experience in a Technical Scientific role. The successful candidate will be a person who has a passion for quality and an interest in the Scientific and Laboratory environment. This role is suitable for an experienced scientist from the food industry or a recent graduate who is keen on building experience and has the food industry as an area of interest. The role is working on a shift pattern, 2 Days, 2 Nights and 4 days off on a recurring cycle and carries a salary with shift allowance of around £28,000 pa. This is a maternity leave and so is estimated to be a temporary position that last between 6 and 12 months.