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Quality (QA) Assurance Technician - Anaheim, CA

Kelly Services
Anaheim, CA 92805
**Quality (QA) Assurance Technician - Anaheim, CA**

**Shift: 1st; 5:00AM -1:30PM**

**Contract: 6 months (with possible extension)**

**Summary** : The Quality Assurance Technician conducts quality assurance audits of beverage production assuring company and customer standards are maintained and product integrity is preserved. Consults with management to resolve quality, production, and efficiency problems. Functions as an information resource to various departments when special and critical quality issues occur.

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities** :

+ Follow all safety procedures and work as safe as possible at all times.

+ Maintain Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs).

+ Daily operation of equipment which includes Refractometer, Orion Star pH Meter, Distiller, Heaters, Timer, Waterbath, Pulp Shaker, Calibrated Thermometer, Calcium Meter, Bench Top Scale and all other related equipment.

+ Standardizes equipment prior to use, ensures reagents and other materials are available.

+ Performs analysis on products to ensure compliance to customer and regulatory agency guidelines in Chilled department.

+ Performs processing system (line checks) on a timely basis to ensure compliance to specifications.

+ Draw and stores retention samples. Provide production assistance in product audits.

+ Ensures that all products not meeting specified attributes are segregated and held for further review and disposition.

+ Ensure that all-pertinent analytical results into the data collections system on a timely basis, immediately informs supervision of any deviations.

+ Demonstrates good housekeeping practices.

+ Review inventory of lab materials and reagents at close of shift to ensure subsequent shifts have adequate supplies.

+ Passes on pertinent information to the following shift.

+ Understand product formulation.

+ Perform hold and disposition of out of grade product.

+ Provide QA Technicians with training needs.

+ Participate in Quality System Documentation.

+ Conduct qualitative and quantitative testing of beverages, syrups, and raw materials through production process.

+ Analyze syrup beverage and/or water attributes.

+ Audit container rinsers, air blowers, filters, and coders to ensure proper operation standards.

+ Conduct packaging audits and quality inspection of finished product.

+ Receive and test CO2 and all raw materials prior to production process.

+ Determines or verifies Brix, Acid, Asorbic Acid, pH, Flavor and/or Color of products.

+ Verifies or determines fill levels and weight of products.

+ Batch/mix lime batches for water plant.

+ Participate and contribute to the Quality Management System Programs including Food Safety.

+ Perform cleaning tasks during the shift, at the end of the shift and at shutdowns.

+ Keep work area clean at all times.

+ Other duties as assigned at discretion of Management.

+ General

+ Maintain a positive work atmosphere and interaction with customers, co-workers, and management.

+ Regular and punctual attendance.

+ Work scheduled shift, weekends, and extended hours as required.

+ To perform this job successfully, must be able to perform each fundamental task listed above satisfactorily.

**Competencies** :

+ Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, and technical procedures.

+ Ability to write reports business correspondence, and procedure manuals.

+ Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, and customers.

+ Mathematical skills, ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, averages, ratios, circumference, and volume.

+ Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

+ Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract concrete variables.

+ Demonstrates attention to detail, a professional attitude, and produces accurate work product.

+ Familiarity with lab safety and handling or hazardous materials.

+ Good written and verbal communication skills.

+ Follows policies and procedures, completes administrative tasks correctly and on time.

+ Adapts to changes in the work environment.

+ Have a strong work ethic and be able to work independently as well as working in a team.

+ Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and adhere to deadlines.

+ Must be enthusiastic and proactive.

+ Must have a cooperative attitude.

+ Must have the ability to follow-up.

+ Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

**Education and/or Experience** :

+ High School Degree, General Education Degree (G.E.D.) or Equivalent.

+ Bachelors Degree in Science related field preferred.

+ 1-3 years relevant experience preferably in Production or Manufacturing environment or, the equivalent combination of education and experience.

+ Food or Beverage industry experience is a plus.

+ Familiar with Microsoft Excel and Word.

**For Immediate Consideration, Apply Today! Questions?** Call Airika at 562-206-2707 or email at

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

Kelly Science 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/nontraditional 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2020-07-13 Expires: 2020-08-13

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