Quality Assurance Technician
Posting ID: JP-002349908
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Other duties may be assigned by manager as needed
Selects and test products and ingredients form different stages of the production process to test for varying qualities such as chemical, physical and sensory characteristics.
Records and interprets data that was gathered against formulas, standards and other specifications to determine quality and reliability standards
Evaluates data and communication results with production to identify the product is within control limits, is encroaching control limits or is trending negatively or outside of the specifications.
Determines inferior product and place appropriate product holds until product can be retested.
Maintains current and accurate records of all relevant communications, audits, corrective action plans, and effectiveness monitoring.
Keeps management team abreast of significant issues or developments identified during quality assurance activities and actions being taken to improve the situation.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as dilutions, averages, running averages, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry, and interpret bar graphs
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, lab equipment manuals, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Knowledge of Database software; Internet software and Manufacturing software, to include but not limited to Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Outlook.
A solid understanding of FDA’s Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) rules and regulations.
Understanding chosen feed plant inspection expectations standards.
General knowledge of HACCP, Allergen Risk Management, MSDS, PPE, and Chemical Hazards
Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manor by gathering and analyzing information and develops alternative solutions using this information.
Contributes to building a positive team spirit, by exhibiting objectivity and openness to others’ views and works with integrity and ethically.
Includes appropriate people in decision-making process, is willing to make final decisions and can support and explain reasoning for the decisions.
Able to climb stairs or work at higher elevations, not afraid of heights.
Able to be consistently at work and on time.
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or one to two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
Recruiter: Caleb Elkjer