Quality Assurance Process Lead FG (Pasco, WA)
At the J.R. SimplotCompany, you will have the opportunity to help us cultivate a world ofpossibilities. You have an undeniable passion for people, and ensuring thattheir work experience is exceptional, while also working to meet industrystandards. You have a respect for resources, and work to get out what you putin. Simplots total rewards are designed to benefit you. We are committed tobuilding a partnership with our employees to achieve success through betterhealth, financial security, and development opportunities. We offer acomprehensive rewards package that includes health benefits, employerretirement contributions, paid time off, and educational assistance. If you areready for an opportunity to further your career, please consider applying tothis position. The J.R. Simplot Company and R.D. Offutt Company haveestablished a joint venture to operate a vegetable processing facility. Thisstate-of-the-art facility provides high quality value added vegetable productsto QSR, Food Service and Retail customers throughout North America. Wecurrently have a QA Process Leadposition available at our facility in Pasco,WA.
SUMMARYThe Quality Assurance Process Lead Lab Technician will be responsible forensuring product quality is monitored and tested in compliance with establishedprocedures, specification and instructions. The individual in this position isresponsible, but not limited to organizing the other lab techs on shift to workline/area, checking records, taking samples, and performing test as prescribedby procedure or specification, reporting to appropriate personnel on status ofline operation, and recording information in logs and databases. RESPONSIBILITIES
Establishes finalfrozen product quality grade using USDA grading standards.
Accurately enters allproduct identity information for all product produced in an inventory database.
Samples product andperforms chlorine dioxide and peroxidase testing
Performs metaldetector checks
Performs otherrequested tests and samples as needed
Provides prompt andtimely feedback to appropriate personnel relative to production relatedproblems (i.e. excessive defects, mislabeling, package quality issues, etc.).
Makes brine andmaintain supplies for shift operation
Organize lab techs towork areas/lines for the shift
Check that all samplesare correctly entered on logs and databases
Maintains a safe workenvironment
Maintains cleanworking and orderly areaOther duties as assigned REQUIREMENTS
High School diploma orequivalent
Basic math skills
Use basis labequipment
Good knowledge ofcomputer systems
Ability to work inrefrigerated and frozen environments
Needs to be organized,efficient, and have good time management skills.
Ability to sit andstand for long periods
Ability to workindependently with minimal supervision
Ability to lift 50pounds Disclaimer – These statements areintended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed bypeople assigned to this classification. They are not intended to beconstrued as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skillsrequired of personnel so classified.Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.Hourly Pay:
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