QA Technician

AFP Visalia Plant

Duties and responsibilities but not limited to:
• Standardization of batches
• Monitoring of production lines
• Calibration of equipment
• All startup QA functions
• Evaluate finished product
• Ability to adjust formulas
• Environmental microbiological testing
• Ability to perform Swab Test
• Ability to perform protein testing
• Keep equipment cleaned and in proper operating condition
• Keep area neat and clean and take required samples
• May be required to train other employees
• Other duties as assigned

Experience, Knowledge and Skills:
• Must be proficient in math – ability to perform algebra type of problems
• Must have an AS Degree in science or 3-5 years QA food lab related experience
• Must have experience in microbiological testing
• Must be able to perform and understand diagnostic tests
• Must be well organized and have a good safety record
• Must abide by company rules
• Must be able to communicate clearly both orally and written form.
• Computer knowledge Microsoft word and excel
• Must be able to work all shifts