Specialists in Technical and Quality food jobs

If you’ve got experience in this sector, we’re glad you’ve found us. Our food and drink manufacturing clients are always looking for brilliant people who can help them produce food of the highest quality and ensure safety standards are maintained.

If you’d rather pick up the phone and talk, call 01780 483999


Head of Technical

  • London
  • £60000 - £70000 per annum

Head of Technical£60,000 – £70,000London This is one of those fantastic opportunities that doesn’t come up all that often! My client is recruiting for a Head of Technical to join Read more...

Date: 27th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/HOT/2

Quality Assurance Team Leader

  • Northamptonshire
  • Negotiable

Do you have an interest in supporting a team and to be given the opportunity to take the lead? This Quality Team Leader role will require a strong and energetic Read more...

Date: 25th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/QATL

Food Safety Technologist

  • West Midlands
  • £25000 - £30000 per annum

“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best” Could not think of a better line to explain our clients standards and Read more...

Date: 25th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/FST/TAF

Specifications Technologist

  • West Yorkshire
  • £24000 - £28000 per annum + Perks

As Specifications Technologist you will be an integral part of the technical team, it will be your role and responsibility to develop, maintain and approve product specifications. This will include Read more...

Date: 24th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NR/ST91

Technical Assistant

  • London
  • £21000 - £23000 per annum + 10% bonus

The main responsibilities of the role will be to: – Taking of temperatures, logging of times, weight checks– Identification of improvement opportunities, enforcement and scrutiny of procedures with reference to Read more...

Date: 23rd Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/TA/3

Head of Technical

  • London
  • £60000 - £70000 per annum

Head of Technical£60,000 – £70,000London This is one of those fantastic opportunities that doesn’t come up all that often! My client is recruiting for a Head of Technical to join Read more...

Date: 20th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/HOT/1

Senior Food Technologist

  • London
  • £35000 - £40000 per annum

I am currently recruiting for a Senior Food Technologist to work for a food company based in London who are one of the most exciting companies to work for in Read more...

Date: 20th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/SFT/2

Food Safety Technologist

  • West Midlands
  • £25000 - £30000 per annum

“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best” Could not think of a better line to explain our clients standards and Read more...

Date: 19th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/FST/TS

Technical Assistant

  • Shropshire
  • £25000 - £30000 per annum

In these uncertain times Zest are still working closely with one of the most vital industries. Our clients are under more pressure than normal and working around the clock to Read more...

Date: 19th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/TA/SHST

Quality Manager

  • Somerset
  • £32000 - £35000 per annum

Hopefully you have opened up this advert as you are currently a Quality Manager looking for a new role in the food industry. If so there are 3 questions which Read more...

Date: 4th Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/QM/S1

Senior Food Technologist

  • London
  • £35000 - £40000 per annum

I am currently recruiting for a Senior Food Technologist to work for a food company based in London who are one of the most exciting companies to work for in Read more...

Date: 2nd Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/SFT/3

Specifications Technologist

  • Buckinghamshire
  • £25000 - £28000 per annum + plus perks

Love all things food, nutrition and specifications? Are you a Specifications Technologist who is looking for the next step in there specs career? Rare opportunity to work with major company Read more...

Date: 2nd Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/JS/2402

QC Laboratory Technician

  • Northamptonshire
  • £22500 - £25000 per annum

An exciting opportunity within a business who are innovative and leaders in their field…A team who demonstrate a quality conscious culture…As for the products food just wouldn’t taste the same Read more...

Date: 1st Mar 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NM/QCLT

Food Technologist

  • London
  • £30000 - £32000 per annum

I am currently recruiting for a Food Technologist to work for a food company based in London who are one of the most exciting companies to work for in the Read more...

Date: 28th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/FTB

Technical Assistant

  • Greater Manchester
  • £20000 - £25000 per annum

Are you wanting to be exposed to all different areas within this sector? OR are you currently working within a Technical Assistant, Technical Systems, Technical Support or quality role?!!! Look Read more...

Date: 27th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/TA/GM

Hygiene Supervisor

  • Nottinghamshire
  • £25000 - £35000 per annum

Our clients are looking for a strong hygiene candidate to join their team. Do you love the feeling of improving standards? Do you love working alongside Production and Technical? Looking Read more...

Date: 27th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/HYTL

Specifications Technologist

  • Leicestershire
  • £30000 - £40000 per annum + Perks

Are you a Specifications Technologist looking for that next spec tech step? We are currently recruiting for multiple specification positions for the same business based in Leicestershire. This is a Read more...

Date: 26th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NR/ST2

Head of Technical

  • London
  • £60000 - £70000 per annum

Head of Technical£60,000 – £70,000London This is one of those fantastic opportunities that doesn’t come up all that often! My client is recruiting for a Head of Technical to join Read more...

Date: 26th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/HOT

QA Manager

  • Northamptonshire
  • £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits

A fantastic opportunity to get your foot through the door and become a valued member of the Quality and Technical Department, leading your team in a successful market and working Read more...

Date: 24th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NM/AQM815

Specifications Technologist

  • County Durham
  • £25000 - £32000 per annum + Perks

As Specifications Technologist you will be an integral part of the technical team, it will be your role and responsibility to develop, maintain and approve product specifications. This will include Read more...

Date: 22nd Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NR/ST5

Technical Manager

  • London
  • £45000 - £50000 per annum

Technical Manager£45,000 – £50,000London Hopefully you have opened up this advert as you are currently a Senior Food Technologist or an Assistant Technical Manager looking for that step up to Read more...

Date: 21st Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/TM/L1

Quality Auditor

  • West Yorkshire
  • £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance

Shortlisting for a recognised group has grown substantially and building the brand across multiple sites. A permanent Quality role on permanent days! Based close to public transport and also a Read more...

Date: 19th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/QALEE

Food Technologist

  • London
  • £30000 - £32000 per annum

I am currently recruiting for a Food Technologist to work for a food company based in London who are one of the most exciting companies to work for in the Read more...

Date: 18th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/FT/10

QA Manager

  • Suffolk
  • £35000 - £40000 per annum

A fantastic opportunity to get your foot through the door and become a valued member of the Quality and Technical Department, leading your team in a successful market and working Read more...

Date: 17th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NM/QAGP

Technical Manager

  • London
  • £45000 - £50000 per annum

Technical Manager£45,000 – £50,000London Hopefully you have opened up this advert as you are currently a Senior Food Technologist or an Assistant Technical Manager looking for that step up to Read more...

Date: 14th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/TM/L

Quality Controller

  • Kent
  • £19000 - £20000 per annum

Role – Quality Controller Location – Kent Salary – £19,000 – £20,000 Here at Zest Recruitment we are currently looking for a number of Quality Controller’s. We are looking for Read more...

Date: 12th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/QC/K

Food Technologist

  • London
  • £28000 - £35000 per annum

I am currently recruiting for a Food Technologist to work for a food company based in East London who are one of the most exciting companies to work for in Read more...

Date: 11th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/FT/EL

Quality Assurance Auditor

  • East Riding of Yorkshire
  • £20000 - £25000 per annum

‘Quality is EVERYONE’s Responsibility’ If only every site followed this…… Our client most certainly does and they are looking for a dedicated, driven and well experienced QA to join their Read more...

Date: 10th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/QATECH

Senior Food Technologist

  • London
  • £35000 - £40000 per annum

I am currently recruiting for a Senior Food Technologist to work for a food company based in London who are one of the most exciting companies to work for in Read more...

Date: 10th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/SFT/1

QA Manager

  • Suffolk
  • £32000 - £35000 per annum + + benefits

A fantastic opportunity to get your foot through the door and become a valued member of the Quality and Technical Department, leading your team in a successful market and working Read more...

Date: 7th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NM/QAMD

Technical Manager

  • Cornwall
  • £35000 - £40000 per annum

Hopefully you have opened up this advert as you are currently a Quality Manager or an Assistant Technical Manager looking for that step up to work as a Technical Manager. Read more...

Date: 7th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/TM

Specifications Technologist

  • West Midlands
  • £34000 - £38000 per annum + plus benefits

Fantastic business offering the best products and even better culture. As a Specifications Technologist you will be a key member of the team. You will be working closely with the Read more...

Date: 6th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/JS/0602

Lead Food Safety Auditor

  • Leicestershire
  • £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance

Surly it’s the time you deserve to be in a role you enjoy? 2020 is here, let’s not waste it! You will be closely working within the technical team to Read more...

Date: 5th Feb 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/SM/QATECH/LA