Quality Auditor

Quality Auditor – Day Shift

Are you a natural problem solver, curious to get to the root cause of an issue with a focus on quality and adherence?  If so, we are looking for you!

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Quality Auditor to support our factory team in Irthlingborough to ensure product quality is maintained throughout the production process. You will join us on a full-time basis on day shift, and in return will receive a competitive salary.

Here at Whitworths we are passionate about bringing people the very best nature has to offer. We go to great lengths to source and select the finest naturally tasty ingredients to fulfil our purpose to help everyone eat a little healthier every day. We are proud to be widely recognised and trusted by our working partners, international suppliers and, most importantly, by millions of consumers and we have big ambitions to continue our journey of growth.

There are many reasons to come and work with us, but the biggest reason is so that you have a job you love and a company you are proud to say you work for. In addition, you'll also have access to a workplace pension, life assurance, on-site occupational health, subsidised health care provided by Healthshield – and of course there are always our delicious products to snack on!

Whitworths is growing every day, so we are always looking for talented individuals (at every level) who can deliver STAR potential. If you're ready to deliver your best, let's talk.

As our Quality Auditor your focus will be on food safety, legality and quality. This is a role that requires flexibility and your core hours will be 06:45 – 15:15 Monday – Friday. 

What we can offer you?

There are many reasons to come and work with us, but the biggest reason is so that you have a job you love and a company you are proud to say you work for. In addition, you’ll also have access to;

25 days holiday + all public holidays recognised in the UK

A workplace pension

Life assurance benefit

Potential to earn bonus

The company offers a number of family friendly, health and life style benefits

Responsibilities of our Quality Auditor:

Audit all QC procedures carried out in factory

Assist in the training of technical standards and SOP’s

Approve first production runs of new products

Liaise with finished goods and raw material warehouses regarding traceability and stock issues

Where issues are identified, you will support factory team in identification of the root of the problem, offering innovative solutions

Drive continuous improvement along with our CI team and strive to educate others to think quality first. 

Our ideal Quality Auditor:

Good working knowledge of COSHH, HACCP and Food Safety standards, gained from working within a food manufacturing environment or within a technical function

Excellent attention to detail

Ensuring that you are analytical as you will be required to be critical thinker who will probe and question the options. 

Thinking logically and objectively and has the ability to evaluate alternatives effectively.

Influencing others to perform at a Whitworth’s standard.

Communicating effectively at all levels and with your team.

If you think you have the skills and experience required to join the Whitworth’s family as our Quality Auditor, then click ‘apply’ now! We look forward to receiving your application.

Please note, Whitworths is committed to eradicating modern slavery from its business and within our supply chain.  Our modern slavery statement is available on our web site.  If you have any concerns, you can contact the following organisations: The Salvation Army Human Trafficking Helpline – ( (phone number removed) and the Modern Slavery Helpline ( (phone number removed)