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Quality & Food Safety Senior Technologist - Mars, UK

Contract type:
Full Time
King's Lynn, UK


  • Responsible for the design and maintenance of the Quality & Food Safety Management Systems to comply with the Mars Global Quality Standards within the site. Owner of specific Global Quality standards on the site including gap analysis, roadmap towards compliance, CI and reporting on progress towards compliance.
  • Responsible for training related to the Quality & Food Safety Management programs and its validation on the shop floor
  • Develop and implement technical and procedural control measures in relation to the Mars Corporate Quality & Food Safety Standards.
  • Initiate and drive continuous improvement projects with the support of Operations, Engineering, IT, Product development, etc. using Lean tools such as PDCA, DMAIC, six sigma, etc.


  • Practical Knowledge of project management and lean tools such as PDCA, Root cause analysis, etc.
  • Experience with incident management
  • Experience with completing internal audits, external audits is also preferred.

Education Requirements

  • Food Science, Engineering, Chemistry or equivalent BSc/MSc degree is preferred

Experience Requirements

  • Quality mindset: drive for our first principle: “Quality”
  • Minimum 3 years in a Food Manufacturing environment working in Quality, Food Safety, Engineering or Product/Process development
  • Proven track record in deploying and managing Quality Assurance & Hygiene programs such as HACCP/ISO 22000/ ISO 9001 or equivalent


  • Competitive Salary & Benefits
  • Flexible Working
  • A focus on personal development and opportunity to grow in this role and future roles.