Quality Assurance and Control Technician

Jan 13 2022
ALTRES Technical |Kapolei|Full Time, $20.00 - $22.00 / hour
Job Description

A successful food distributor in Kapolei is adding a full-time Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) Technician to their team.

This role will be responsible for performing various tests and recording results to ensure that food quality standards for retail/foodservice product production are being met.

A related background in food science or manufacturing, and knowledge of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) are preferred.

Hours

Full-time, Monday to Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm or Monday to Thursday 6:00am-4:00pm

Location

Kapolei, Oahu

Pay

$20 to $22 an hour

Responsibilities

  • Conduct routine and non-routine analyses of in-process materials, raw materials, environmental samples, finished goods, or stability samples.
  • Monitor testing procedures to ensure that all tests are performed according to established item specifications, standard test methods, or protocols.
  • Interpret test results, compare them to established specifications and control limits, and make recommendations on appropriateness of data for release.
  • Perform laboratory tests, compile data, and perform appropriate analyses. Investigate and report questionable test result to QA Manager ASAP.
  • Calibrate, validate, or maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Perform visual inspections of finished products.
  • Complete and maintain testing procedure documentation.
  • Ensure that lab cleanliness and safety standards are maintained.
  • Identify and troubleshoot equipment problems.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Associate's degree or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Food quality assurance experience required.
  • HACCP Certification preferred, but not required.
  • Strong eye for detail.