JBS USA Quality Assurance Technician in Brooks, Alberta
Quality Assurance Technician
Department: Quality Assurance/Tech Services
Location: Brooks, AB
Are you seeking a stable, consistent career with a competitive wage and great benefits?
JBS Canada is not just another food company where our team members clock in and clock out, following the same routine day after day after day. We are a food company that is deeply passionate about ensuring the wellness and connectivity of our team members. We know that every company says it, but we honestly mean it, we live and breathe it, we go to sleep thinking about how we can make our team members' lives meaningful and full. We do this while producing the best quality beef that Canada has to offer to customers all over the globe.
We are relentless in pursuing our mission - to be the best in all that we do. We are completely focused on our business, providing the best products and services to our customers, building a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders, and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.
In this unrelenting pursuit, we are seeking Quality Assurance Technicians to join our QA department in BROOKS, AB. You will utilize your attention to detail and passion for food safety to ensure the products that JBS Canada produces each day is the safest, highest quality possible.-
Join our team of 2,800 people and enjoy awesome discounts within the community, employer RRSP matching, extended health care and more!
NOTE: This role will be located in Brooks, Alberta
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Verifies HACCP, Regulatory and Food safety programs for compliance (e.g. cooking, cooling, metal detection checks)
Collects environmental samples for microbiological analysis (e.g. swab samples of conveyors, equipment, walls, floors etc.)
Monitors Pre-Operational inspections
Verifies label compliance
Verifies packaging tare weights
Collects samples of food products for microbiological and chemical analysis. Coordinates product evaluations
Monitors production for compliance to specifications and collects product quality data for analysis
Monitors processing procedures; Investigates food safety incidences
Initiates, traces and monitors product on QA Hold
Prepares daily reports of inspection results
Performs duties on shift work
Other duties as may be assigned.
Education, Qualifications and Experience:-
Minimum 1-2 years of experience in a fast paced food industry environment, industry related training / education will be considered an asset but not essential
Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices and HACCP principles and programs
Demonstrated ability to take initiative to complete assignmentsExcellent computer skills, including Word, Excel, and Outlook with a passion for accuracy
Ability to get things done within a decentralized environment with minimal supervision
Positive and professional approach with willingness to learn
Ability to co-ordinate and co-operate with members of other department
Proven ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
Good written and oral communication skills -
Work Site Environment: ----------------------- -Noisy, Odours, Hot, Cold/refrigerated.
Earn Competitive Wage
Please note that Applicants may be subject to drug and alcohol testing.- If an Applicant is requested to take a drug and alcohol test, any offer of employment to the Applicant will be conditional upon passing the drug and alcohol test. -
Exceptional Benefits including:
Competitive Wage | Relocation Assistance | Extended Health/Medical Benefit | Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance | Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Employee Beef Purchasing Program | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions | Employer RRSP Contributions | Medical Clinic on-site | Career Growth and Continued Training
JBS Food Canada ULC
PO Box 1868 Brooks AB T1R 1C6
Physical Location: 4 kms west of Brooks on Trans-Canada Highway #1, Brooks, AB
-Phone: 403-501-2223 Fax: 403 501 2239-