Careers QA Food Technologist

QA Food Technologist

Dept: QA Department

Location: Capricorn Park

08 April 2019

Cape Herb and Spice has grown from entrepreneurial roots into a global player, employing over 500 people and operating over 3 sites in Cape Town. Centered around innovation and quality, Cape Herb and Spice gives any candidate a great opportunity to gain extensive experience and build an exciting career.

The QA department is currently looking for a vibrant, honest, dynamic, reliable and motivated go-getter to join their team as a Food Technologist.

Roles and Responsibilities

Investigating complaints/queries

Developing specifications and performing tasks related to the upkeep of the food safety and quality management system

The applicant should be detail orientated, systematic and have a passion for organization.

Ensuring testing requirements for clients are met and samples are drawn and sent away for testing within the required time frames.

Reporting results of tests within the organization

Investigating customer complaints

Assisting with customer queries

Investigating non-conformances

Testing and checking of samples for purchase from overseas suppliers

Supplier approval and management of raw material suppliers

QC testing on raw materials

Setting up tastings of in-process products

Updating procedures and documents

Conducting internal audits


B. Tech Food Technology/ B. Sc Food Science or other relevant science related degree. Copies of qualifications must be submitted with a CV

2-3 years industry experience

Proficient in working in Microsoft programs (outlook, excel, word)

Own reliable transport


Should you feel that you meet the requirements and would like to apply for this position, please forward your CV to, no later than Friday, 19 April 2019


HR Contact:Therona Pillay


Telephone:021 701 5140