Quality Controller (CR228)

Saturday, 9 March, 2019
Feliciano Cardoso     074 316 0388

Our Client, a wine farm based in the Boland region is looking for a detail orientated, well-qualified and experienced Quality Controller to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for numerous quality management and food safety systems and ensure quality standards are met throughout the winery



  • Development and maintenance of quality management and food safety systems, including: HACCP, BRC, PRP, GMP and supplier management
  • Assist with WIETA and Fairtrade standards (Health & Safety duties)
  • Manage and ensure quality by online control testing of production processes
  • Assist winemakers with investigation and solving client’s complaints
  • Organize management review meetings – (HACCP systems feedback from Management)
  • Quality assurance for winemaking and bottling according to BRC guidelines:
  • Fermentation till bottling
  • Test stabilities, micro analysis, chemical analysis
  • Pre-bottling analysis needs to be completed
  • Oversee maintenance and cleanliness of the bottling line
  • Conduct internal audits and assist with external audits (BRC, WIETA, Fairtrade and IPW)
  • Liaising with the entire winery regarding QC and production of wine
  • Training and evaluation of staff
  • Oversee cellar hygiene and housekeeping
  • Loading product specifications on Woolworth’s portal
  • Manage and oversee maintenance of the lab



  • Matric
  • BSc Food Science / Food Technology /Microbiology /or an equivalent qualification
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Great attention to detail
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Able to perform high quality work under time constraints
  • Articulate, strong in administration and record keeping
  • Health and safety knowledge will be advantageous



R20 000 - R25 000 CTC


Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR228 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format to info@cardosorecruitment.co.za.  Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 1 week.