QA Lab Technician (Pasco, WA)
The J.R. Simplot Company and R.D. Offutt Company have recently established a joint venture to begin operating a vegetable processing facility in the spring of 2018. This new state-of-the-art facility will provide high quality value added vegetable products to QSR, Food Service and Retail customers throughout North America. We currently have a QA Lab Technician position available at our facility in Pasco, WA. SummaryThe Quality Assurance Lab Technician will be responsible for ensuring product quality is monitored and tested in compliance with established procedures, specification and instructions. The individual in this position is responsible, but not limited to taking samples, and performing test as prescribed by procedure or specification, reporting to appropriate personnel on status of line operation, performing requested test and samples and recording information in logs and databases. Responsibilities Establishes final frozen product quality grade using USDA grading standards. Accurately enters all product identity information for all product produced in an inventory database. Performs requested tests and samples Provides prompt and timely feedback to appropriate personnel relative to production related problems (i.e. excessive defects, mislabeling, package quality issues, etc). Maintains a safe work environment Maintains clean working and orderly area Other duties as assigned Requirements
High School diploma or equivalent Basic math skills Use basis lab equipment Good knowledge of computer systems Ability to work in refrigerated and frozen environments Good communication skills Needs to be organized, efficient, and have good time management skills. Ability to sit and stand for long periods Ability to work independently with minimal supervision Ability to lift 50 pounds Hourly Pay:
DOE HOW TO APPLYInternal Simplot Candidates:Please apply via Employee Space to Job ID#5026External Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#5026Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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