Technical Assistant

Measure, record, or evaluate geological data, using sonic, electronic, electrical, seismic, or gravity-measuring instruments to prospect for oil or gas. May collect or evaluate core samples or cuttings.

Technical Assistant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Technical Assistant to join our team.


  • To ensure that paperwork and other documents used by the production team are accurate and up to date at all times;
  • Any other reasonable duties as directed from the Head of Technical;
  • To undertake GMP, Hygiene, Glass/foreign body audits as scheduled;
  • To collect and register microbiological samples and nutritional samples in line with company and customer requirements;
  • Assist in the distribution of action notes received from the Client;
  • Manage the sign off procedure and collect feedback from different departments;
  • Irrigation resource management alongside Potato & Irrigation Manager (licenses);
  • Distribution of document transmittals/attachments within the group;
  • Maintain the register of manuals;
  • To provide comprehensive administrative support to the project;
  • Attend daily meetings and provide relevant feedback on any Quality and Technical challenges;
  • Data input to Access databases, and extraction of reports as necessary;
  • Irrigation monitoring alongside Crop Manager;
  • Assist in downloading and printing of CAD drawings;
  • Seed QC & Chitting for Potatoes.


  • Lead on values and initiatives and demonstrate team culture within the organisation;
  • Ability to efficiently organise workload;
  • Ideally some relevant educational qualification;
  • QA/QC Experience;
  • Excellent organisational skills with personal efficiency, time management skills and the ability to prioritise competing demands are key;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Advanced excel skills;
  • Happy to work unsupervised;
  • BASIS foundation would be advantageous;
  • Has attention to detail;
  • Good IT skills (Microsoft Office);
  • Assist in the developing the skills of peers through coaching and mentoring;
  • Forklift, Telehandler & BE Trailer advantageous;
  • Able to problem solve / take the initiative;
  • Other job related Training will be given as required.