QA Technician-Food Production


2020-10-12 20:14:22

Job location Escondido, California, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Hospitality & Tourism

Job description

Looking for a a great opportunity as a QA Technician in Food Industry? We have the job for you.

Apply Directly to the position at ;brandId=staffmark or send your resume to .

The QA Technician is responsible for monitoring and data entry of the quality assurance and CCP checks within the production process. Under the direction of the Quality Assurance Manager, assures that products meet food safety and quality specifications.

Essential Job Functions:
Responsible for completing Quality and CCP checks, as specified by the quality program requirements.
Participates in communication with production personnel.
Helps monitor the HACCP programs and paperwork to verify it is operating effectively. Reports findings to the QA Manger/QA Director.
Responsible to learn and understand GMP, Quality and basic food safety principles.
Reviews and analyzes production SOPs to ensure product that is made meets the SOPs and the product quality requirements.
Inputs data from checks into electronic quality management system.
Communicates effectively with manager and team members, as well as production to describe and characterize quality and food safety issues.
Conducts minimal quality testing such as product moisture and water activity, and organoleptic evaluation of finished goods.
Serves as back-up for receiving quality technician as needed during vacations or busy times - cross-trains.
Checks and approves packaging materials for production orders, as needed.
Other projects as directed by QA Manager.

Essential Job Requirements:
3-5 years related experience in food manufacturing quality assurance, working in the production environment.
Solid understanding of GMPs, basic quality and food safety principles.
Able to uphold the product quality and food safety standards as needed without shrinking from ensuring the process and products remain in compliance.

Required Skills:
Analytical Ability - can understand process quality characteristics, and in-control and out-of-control situations
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Ability to explain what a problem is in a given setting
iPad and Microsoft Office programs experience
Ability to troubleshoot on the fly, and understands steps to take when product or process is not in control or meeting quality/food safety standards
Must be flexible in work schedule, with ability to work 3-5 hrs of overtime per week, and to cover for vacation and illness of other QA Techs as situations arise.
English language fluency

Apply Directly to the position at ;brandId=staffmark or send your resume to .

Preferred Skills:

HACCP certification
Spanish language fluency preferred

About Staffmark

Staffmark is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, medical condition, genetic information, mental and physical disability, political affiliation, union membership, status as a parent, military or veteran status or other non-merit based factors. We will provide reasonable accommodations throughout the application, interviewing and employment process. If you require a reasonable accommodation, contact us. Staffmark is an E-Verify employer. This policy is applicable to all phases of the employment relationship, including hiring, transfers, promotions, training, terminations, working conditions, compensation, benefits, and other terms and conditions of employment.

All employees are directed to familiarize themselves with this policy and to act in accordance with it. All decisions with respect to employment matters and other phases of employer-temporary employee relationships will be in keeping with this policy and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

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