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Assurance Specialist

CHESTER, VT

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Description

Westaff  has a great opportunity for a Quality Assurance Technician. This is a 1st shift position, M-F with opportunities for overtime and occasional Saturday shifts.

  • Maintain and monitor industry conforming and compliant methods of analyzing and controlling microbial pathogens.
  •  Assist QA Manager to develop finished production specifications and hold, reject, and release criteria for both raw materials and finished goods.
  • Ensure food labels follow guidelines and regulations set forth by FDA. Review in-house nutritional and label information and coordinate label development with outside companies.
  • Maintain compliance of all third-party audit inspections and certifications, including SQF, Organic, Non-GMO and Gluten Free certification.
  • Cross train in Quality Assurance Line Technician and ERP system inventory set-up and maintenance.
  • Must be able to: lift 50 lbs. from a bending, standing, or stooping position safely and comfortably; bend, lift, climb, twist, reach, lean over, pull, push, stoop and stand on concrete floor on a regular basis and for long periods of time; perform repetitive motor functions from a standing position for extended periods; tolerate moderate to loud noise and fluctuating temperatures. 

Job Requirements

  • Have exceptional attention to detail.
  • Understand sampling, testing and verification processes within a manufacturing environment.
  • Be able to apply mathematics and be comfortable with technical equipment and computer programs.
  • Be self-motivated, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be computer literate in spreadsheet and word processing programs, and be comfortable cross-training in job functions.
  • Have a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in a technical field; or minimum of five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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