- Doncaster, United Kingdom
- Food & Beverages
Dean Hartley's Overview
- Technical Manager at TSC Foods
- Director at Food Technology Forum Ltd
- Technical Consultant at Holchem Laboratories Ltd
- Technical Manager at Fisher Chilled Foods (York)
- Technical Manager at The Sauce Company Ltd
- Humberside University
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Dean Hartley's Summary
An experienced Technical Manager within the food industry for many years, having latterly specialised in hygiene and allergen control.
Currently involved in 3rd party auditing and writing real-world and practical guides for the food industry.
Also producing iPhone apps, and will shortly have the first food technology specific app to be launched on the iPhone.
Auditing - allergen control, hygiene, BRC standards
Training - professional trainer qualified, adept at delivering allergen training, H&S and hygiene training.
Investigation - specific microbiological issues, cost saving and production efficiency.
Due diligence - developing watertight paper trails
Dean Hartley's Experience
Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Food Production industry
2010 – 2012 (2 years)
Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Chemicals industry
August 2000 – May 2009 (8 years 10 months)
Carrying out periodic documented hygiene, GMP and H&S audits of customer sites.
Troubleshooting hygiene and technical issues for customers.
Training site staff on hygiene, H&S, GMP and allergen contro.l
Fisher Chilled Foods (York)
March 1998 – August 2000 (2 years 6 months)
Hosting customer and BRC audits, Supplier Auditing, HACCP Development, Ensuring due diligence defence / compliance with the Food Safety Act, Development of specifications and positive release systems with all major retailers and caterers, Development of computerised QA systems and microbiological shelf life trend analysis, Working with NPD and sales to safely launch new products
The Sauce Company Ltd
July 1992 – August 1996 (4 years 2 months)
Obtained one of the first Home Authority Principle systems in 1995.
Extended the shelf life of chilled foods beyond that normally accepted by multiple retailers, Supervised the first UK MAFF Funded Teaching Company Scheme
Dean Hartley's Education
BSc, Industrial Food Technology
1988 – 1992
Dean Hartley's Additional Information
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