Skip to content


Technical Co-ordinator

Back to careers


Department Technical
Location Bridge Cheese, Stafford Park 13, Telford
Work Environment Production (Ambient & Chilled), Lab & Office
Reports to Technical Manager

Bridge Cheese is a growing food company located in Telford, Shropshire that is focused on working on behalf of our customers in the cheese industry. By gaining an in-depth understanding of customer requirements, we are motivated, not only to meet, but to exceed expectations. We offer a full range of cheese in multiple formats and weights.

Reporting to the Technical Manager, the role will require to provide administrative and technical support to the business. A requirement of this role is to keep up to date with legislative and industry changes which affect the Company and its customers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Management of customer complaints – log, investigate, complete root cause analysis, implement corrective actions and customer response
  • Create and amend finished product labels
  • Complete new product set ups
  • Investigate out of spec microbiological issues and implement corrective actions
  • Complete customer specifications
  • Create own format specifications
  • Complete customer supplier approval documentation
  • Monitor and update supplier approval documentation
  • Investigate internal non-conforming product
  • Manage supplier non-conformances
  • Complete trend analysis for complaints and non-conforming products
  • Reviewing procedures and documentation within the Quality Manual
  • Handling customer enquiries
  • Complete monthly horizon scanning
  • Support Technical Manager on audits and customer visits
  • Provide cover for members of the Technical Team
  • Member of Internal Audit and HACCP team
  • Complete any other duties as requested by Technical Manager

Key Skills

  • Achieved a 2:2 degree (or higher) in a food related subject (such as Food Technology, Food Science)
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar technical role
  • Previous experience with BRC audits
  • Comfortable and confident with verbal and written communication
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Comfortable working within a team
  • Prepared to support the business and colleagues when required
  • Self-managed and comfortable with making decisions to achieve agreed goals
  • Always looking at experiences to take learnings from and to grow

Bridge Cheese continues to grow as a business. Therefore, opportunities for training and future promotion will be available within the business. As we grow so too can successful candidates.

Reference ID: Technical

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive


37.5 hours per week


Full Time, Permanent, Competitive


Company Pension Scheme, Staff Cheese Allowance (subject to probation period)


Apply now

Apply now

If we've tickled your tastebuds and made you hungry for more, send us your C.V. and covering letter and we'll be in touch!

Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 5 MB.
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.