23 days old

Quality Assurance Technician

Kelly Services
Bedford Park, IL 60499
**Kelly Science is seeking motivated and reliable individuals looking to gain experience in the Food Manufacturing industry. Ideal candidates would have food testing experience, but not required if willing to learn.**

**Bedford Park, IL**

**Pay: $16/hr**


Monday-Friday 1:00pm-9pm

Along with a Saturday rotation with the hours of 2:00pm-10:30pm. Typically it is 1-2 Saturdays a month.


The Responsibilities are:

Preparing CoAs to accompany finished goods per customer requirements. Responsible for positive release

Can perform root cause analysis and develop a corrective/preventive action plan.

Inspects incoming and outgoing products to determine compliance with order specifications, companys quality control system for compliance with legal requirements, and shipping and packing facilities for conformity to specified standards.

Inspects production lines and manufacturing for critical / process control points. Performs ATP and micro swabbing as specified.

Inspects incoming and outbound trucks for conformance with quality standards; maintaining records of inspections

Testing Raw Materials, Work-in-Process, and Finished Goods. Including but not limited to:

o Brix

o Refractive Index

o pH

o Taste Prep and analysis

o Sodium Testing

o Salt and Acid

o Viscosity

o Color

o Water Activity

o Moisture Analysis

Notify appropriate personnel of quality status of raw materials, work-in-process, and finished goods.

Checking Kosher status of raw materials, CoA, and all other paper work is maintained.

Pulling raw material samples when they are received or pulling other samples for retesting or special projects.

Submits samples of product to QA laboratory for testing as indicated by department procedures

Manages micro and other third-party testing requests. Includes completion of work request, preparation of samples, and recording of results.

Recordkeeping / maintaining retains for all Raw Materials, Intermediates, and Finished Goods

Write SOPs as needed.

Perform training of internal departmental personnel as needed.

Performs audits of manufacturing facility(s) including/but not limited to: Glass Inspections, Cooler Inspections, GMP audits of manufacturing and non-manufacturing areas, maintains records related to the inspections

Perform all duties in a safe manner adhering to company safety rules and regulations

Thoroughly understands material and equipment hazards and performs all duties in a safe manner using appropriate personal protective equipment.

Basic skills/ experience required on this position:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required qualifications:

Education and/or experience

Bachelors Degree or equivalent knowledge of the following, instrumental analysis, chemical analysis, flavor analysis, sensory analysis, aptitude of computer programs, aptitude of good communication.

Mathematical skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, percent and to draw/interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Certificates, licenses, and registrations

This area can be developed. Knowledge of HACCP, Food Safety, instrumentation proficiency is preferred.

**Interested? Apply Now!**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-10-07 Expires: 2020-11-12

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