Quality Assurance Officer – Premium Foods Limited (PFL)

Full time @Premium Foods Limited in Quality Assurance / Quality Control
  • Post Date : February 25, 2023
  • Apply Before : March 27, 2023
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Job Detail

  • Offered Salary 0
  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

Job Description


Premium Foods Limited (PFL) is a leading Agro-processing company in Ghana located at EjisuKwaso in the Ashanti Region. PFL is looking for a self-motivated, well-organized individual with strong communication skills that pays attention to detail to join the team as Quality Assurance Officer.

Job Profile —

To ensure the product PFL provides is fit for purpose, consistent and meets both external and internal requirements.
To meet quality and safety standards set by the Company.

Location & Reporting Line —

The role is based at Premium Foods Limited, Kwaso Factory, Ejisu, Ashanti Region and it reports
directly to the Quality Assurance Supervisor.

Core Job Content (Key Responsibilities) –

  • Monitor in-process QC procedures and perform quality analyses.
  • Ensure that QA records are accurate and up to date
  •  Conduct finished product quality analyses and ensure products meet desired specifications and records kept. Take results to QA manager to be released.
  • Issue Certificate of Analyses for all consignment and submit to QA/SHE Manager for sign off before every consignment is dispatched.
  • Perform SQA/Entrance control analyses on every batch of raw material received by liaising with Warehouse Supervisors
  • Ensure all products meets the packaging quality during production
  • Assist in fumigation of the factory and warehouse
  • Ensure pest monitoring, records and trend analyses are conducted and reportsmsubmitted
  • Ensure verification of laboratory equipment and other factory measuring equipment and report to supervisor any malfunctioning equipment
  • Enforce established GMP guidelines
  • Keep inventory of all cleaning and laboratory supplies and ensure no stock shortages
  • Assist in the investigation of nonconformities and the implementation of corrections and corrective actions.
  • Assist with PRP audits and ensure reports are submitted accordingly to the schedule
  •  Report all problems with the food safety and quality management system to the supervisor or food safety leader
  • Perform errands for all regulatory matters including issues involving FDB, GSA and EPA

Qualification, Work Experience & Key Competencies —

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biological Science or other related field.
  • Must have a minimum of two (2) years working experience in a Food manufacturing company.
  • Must be able to conduct SHE Audit of production, warehouse and the general factory and report weekly to QA/SHE Manager.
  • Must have the ability to monitor in-process Quality Control procedures and perform Degerming, particle size, raw materials, proximate and aflatoxin analysis.
  • Must be able keep accurate records and ensure all records are up to date.
  • Must have adequate knowledge in Occupational Health and Safety and Food Safety
  • Must be able to work at odd hours including night shifts, long
  • Must have strong communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of MS office suite
  • Ability to relate effectively to people at all levels
  • Ability to take initiative and meet deadlines

Mode of Application —

Interested Applicants who meet the criteria stated above should submit their Cover Letter
alongside an updated CV to [email protected] with Quality Assurance Officer
indicated in the subject line NO LATER THAN Monday, 27th March 2023.
NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

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