Specification Technologist

Reference: RSST
Job Type: Permanent
Job Type: Full-time
Location: North Yorkshire
Duration: Permanent
Working Hours: Monday - Friday / Office Hours
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
Job Description:

Red Eagle Recruitment (AGY) is currently looking to recruit a Specification Technologist, for our client in North Yorkshire.

This successful, family run business is looking for an experienced Specification Technologist to join their Technical Team.

The Role:

  • Completion and maintenance of full Finished Product Specifications. These may be web based depending on the customer or in the customers own format.
  • Completion and maintenance of internal QA packing specifications.
  • Manage customer product approval process on internal NAV system, reviewing customer and supplier specifications to ensure they are aligned.
  • Maintain internal label database program ensuring all information is correct and aligned with current packing programs.
  • Manage internal NPD process in terms of specification review of supplier and customer specifications, internal QA spec sheets, label, BOM’s and NAV approvals.
  • Completion of customer SAQ’s.
  • Completion of customer requests for specification queries, site certification related queries from customers and within the Technical Department.
  • Final label sign-offs for new products
  • Participate in Technical Meetings/Reviews
  • Amend and update Finished Product Specification if required in accordance with the specification review policies of the customer.
  • Trending of Technical KPI’s – Micro, Customer Complaints, GMP, Technical Spend etc.
  • Admin for Technical Purchases, courier arrangements.

The Candidate:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Good communicator
  • Self-motivated and well organised
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Minimum of 2 years` experience in a similar role in food manufacturing.


  • Educated to degree level – ideally in Food Science or a similar field

How to apply:

For further information on this vacancy please contact:
Folkestone: 01303 851 133 E-mail: jobs@redeagle.jobs
Please quote the job reference and attach a recent CV if available.

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