Technical Assistant

Location: Knutsford
Salary: Competitive salary on offer
Reference: TechAssist
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Technical Assistant


Gap personnel Group, operating as an employment business, are currently looking to recruit for a Technical Assistant for our well established client based in Knutsford.

Hours of work:

Monday – Thursday: 7am – 5pm

Friday: 7am – 12pm


£9.50 - £10.50 per hour depending on experience

Overtime is paid at time and a half

£22,500 to £24,500 per year

Job Type:

Positions initially offer temporary / ongoing placements. Permanent opportunities may be offered following completion of 12 weeks; permanent opportunities are subject to the clients requirements.

Job Description:

  1. Co-ordinating all information for new product specifications and transferring data into specific customer & factory formats.
  2. Responsible for Technical sign off for packaging
  3. Maintaining and updating specifications
  4. Checking ‘new product shelf life’ from the Laboratory and new suppliers and converting them to product specifications.
  5. Requesting from Raw material and packaging supplier’s specification and check all necessary information to complete customer specification.
  6. Collecting, managing micro and Nutritional Sampling & testing required by the company.
  7. assisting with QC checking, documentation and recording.
  8. Carrying out Internal audits as part of the Technical Team as required

Required Experience:

Experience in a similar environment desirable but not essential.

Due to remote location, own transport would be an advantage.


If you wish to apply please email your CV to us or contact the gap team on (phone number removed). Closing date for this position is 29/06/2020.