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Quality Assurance Laboratory Technician, MOPAC Rendering Division

Duties & responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Test raw, in-process and finished product to ensure quality standards are met

• Ability to perform data entry, experience with Microsoft Office i.e.: Word, Excel

• Adherence to safety, health and environmental policies and procedures

• Maintain good housekeeping to ensure laboratory cleanliness

• Document results, analyze data, record keeping

• Understanding preservation chain of custody a must

• Knowledge of gas chromatography

• Ability to multitask with attention to organization

• Tracking and reporting of chemical and supply inventories

• Generating certificates of analysis at the request of the Quality Assurance Manager

• Communicate with production personnel and Quality Assurance Manager

• Conduct retesting of product as needed to support quality investigations

• Willingness to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with team members

• Occasional overtime and weekend work as needed

Position requirements:

• Work experience: The incumbent ideally should have 1 or more years’ experience working in a laboratory setting

• Educational requirements: minimum of college level Chemistry courses preferred; B.S. in Chemistry, Biology or related science ideal

• Quality work—strong ability to maintain quality work, precision and accuracy

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team to reach common goals, self-motivated, adaptability and a positive attitude

The Ideal Candidate would possess:

• Hands-on experience with analytical techniques

• Ability to monitor and comply with SOPs and CGMPs

• Understanding of FSMA and HACCP principles

• Ability to learn new techniques and perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions and comply with company policies

• Excellent communication (oral and written) with attention to detail

• Flexible and adaptable, working collaboratively in cross-functional teams

EOE / M / F / V / Disabled