Kelly Services Food Quality Control Technician in Woodbury, Minnesota

QA Lab Tech – Woodbury, MN – IMMEDIATE START!

Kelly Scientific Resources is currently seeking candidates for a QA Lab Tech for one of our top clients in Woodbury, MN. This is a 4-week assignment with varying shift.

As a QA Tech placed with Kelly Scientific Resources, you will be responsible for efficiently and accurately performing tasks related to the testing of product, setting of samples, and follow-thru on several Quality Assurance programs.

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Familiarity with all applicable equipment and provide quality inspections on all related items.

  • Perform of microbiological and chemical testing of finished products, raw materials and associated items as required.

  • Involvement in product weight control, antibiotic testing, lab equipment maintenance and calibration and lab sanitation.

  • Maintain communication with other departments and employees as to notify them of any problems and/or concerns that may restrict the efficiency of production.

  • Complete all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Obtain and maintain State certification for antibiotic testing within company guidelines.

  • Responsible for adhering to food safety and quality system requirements by committing to meet all pertinent regulatory, customer and SQF requirements

  • Maintain communication with other departments, management and employees and notify them of any problems and/or concerns that may restrict the efficiency of production.

  • Ensure all paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurate format, and completed with required information. Ensure all required information is documented in accordance with SOP’s.

  • Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifying opportunities to improve processes.

  • Follow Good Manufacturing Practices.

  • Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.

  • Follow all required work safe practices. This would include wearing of all required PPE in designated areas, confined space safety, safe chemical handling, fall restraints, etc.

  • Responsible for food safety, pre-requisite programs and food quality related to designated area. Report any food safety and food quality related issues to management immediately.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or, equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

  • Experience within the food and beverage industry preferred.

  • Must be able to stand, walk, kneel and bend for virtually the entire shift. Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally including overhead.

  • Must be able to work in a wet environment. Exposure to chemicals.

  • Be able to effectively work in a team environment.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.

Why Kelly?

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

  • Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

  • Weekly pay and service bonus plans

  • Group- rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

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providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant

projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help

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