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9 Nov 2023

Temporary Quality Control Technician

People Ready – Posted by jobgym225 St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

PeopleReady of St. Catharines, ON is now hiring Quality Control Technicians! The Quality Control Technician plays a vital role in maintaining the reputation of a local food manufacturing company by ensuring that its food products consistently meet high-quality standards and safety requirements. If you have a passion got quality and food science, and your dedicated to upholding the excellence of food quality, this role offers an exciting opportunity for you!

  • This is an entry level position with opportunities to grow
  • This is a full time – ongoing staffing position and is not suitable for student applicants at this time
  • Occasional weekend shifts a required

As a PeopleReady associate you’ll benefit from:

  • The freedom to work where you want, when you want and as often as you want
  • Next-day pay* for many of our open positions
  • The ability to choose long-term positions for steady work or short-term positions if you just want some extra cash

Pay rate

  • $17.50/ hour

What you’ll be doing as a Quality Control Technician:

  • Report to the Quality Assurance Manager
  • Conduct daily physical and chemical testing of production, retain samples and record results
  • Prepare daily labels required for production using LabelView
  • Perform pre-operation and post-operation checks
  • Ensure GMP are being followed by all production staff
  • Review and sign off on all records prior to the production of each food batch
  • Prepare daily samples of finished products for lab test submission
  • Perform weekly/ monthly/ annual swabbing of the facility
  • Conduct monthly raw ingredient testing
  • Communicate and collaborate with external laboratories
  • Prepare Certification Analysis (COA) as required
  • Inspect daily receiving record to ensure COA of all raw ingredients received are available and within specified ranges
  • Assist with investigation of customer complaints and implement corrective action where necessary
  • Member of the SQF Team, assist with maintenance and verification of SQF records and documents
  • Asist with SQF, Halal, Kosher, customer and any other audits as required
  • Provide backup and support of all other food quality/ safety functions as required
  • Perform other QA/ QC functions as directed

Available Shifts:

  • Shift Timings: 1st Shift (Day)
  • 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM shifts with opportunities for overtime

Job Requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to problem-solve and troubleshoot
  • Detail-orientated with strong time-management and prioritization skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Knowledge of SQF, HACCP, LabelView and understanding food safety and allergens is an asset

How to Apply

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Job Categories: Processing/Manufacturing/Utilities. Job Types: Temporary. Salaries: $17.50/Hour.

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