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QA Receiving Technician

Description

Want to develop your career in a scientific environment? As a QA Receiving Technician you’ll have the freedom to take ownership for raising standards.

 
QA Receiving Technician

Salt Lake City, UT 

Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package 

 

The highly regulated environment we operate in makes this a key position. Working primarily in the laboratory, you’ll:

  • Perform analysis and testing using a variety of validated methods
  • Design, implement and maintain key operating and quality processes
  • Report on key performance indicators
  • Ensure we continuously refine and improve our operating protocols to guarantee the highest standards.

You’ll succeed because… 

…you’ve a scientific qualification and an understanding of analytical techniques. You:

  • Have some understanding of either chemistry or biology testing methods and procedures
  • Have close attention to detail, and are keen and able to carry out product analysis
  • Are proficient in raw material testing techniques
  • Are committed to quality, have a strong sense of ownership and take responsibility for raising standards.

You’ll love it because… 

…you’ll get to make an impact like never before. You’ll be responsible for your own projects - we can’t wait to hear your ideas. The products you help us get out there will make people’s lives better. Our iconic brands will provide an incredible platform for you. And our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help bring the very best out of you, every day. 

Responsibilities

  • Inspect, sample and evaluate all incoming materials, include raw materials, packaging components, bulk product and finished goods
  • Identify discrepancies with incoming materials when compared to product specifications and approved supplier documentation
  • Ability to accurately collect samples based on aseptic sampling techniques
  • Properly use hold codes in ERP system to identify materials that have been sampled
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area and laboratories
  • Perform physical testing of materials, including density, particle size determination, moisture, compaction, solubility, viscosity, water activity, organoleptic evaluation (aroma, color, texture, flavor), etc.
  • Maintain records of inspection, sampling and testing of incoming materials
  • Input sampling data electronically into ERP system and properly label samples
  • Clean testing equipment as required
  • Identification and communication of non-conforming materials
  • Communicate with other departments regarding inquiries of material testing status

Qualifications

  • High School education or equivalent required
  • College education a plus
  • Work experience in technical field preferred
  • Computer proficient including MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access and ERP system
  • Able to lift at least 55 pounds and stand for extended periods of time
  • Good math skills
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good organizational skills
  • Understanding of aseptic sampling techniques

Equality

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability or medical condition; colour, ethnicity, race, citizenship, and national origin; religion; pregnancy, family status and caring responsibilities; sexual orientation; sex, gender identity, gender expression, and transgender identity; protected veteran status; size or any other basis protected by appropriate law. 


Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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