Quality Assurance

Quality Assurance Supervisor

Quality Assurance Supervisor 150 150 John Keigher
  • Working in conjunction with the Quality Assurance Manager, supervises the quality assurance activities for the plant, to include, sanitation, WIP and finished product analysis, package
    integrity testing, HACCP/GMP and process control. Directly responsible for the quality assurance floor technicians.
  • Manage plant audits for GMP’s, and other housekeeping programs and coordinate improvement activities with management
  • Overview/supervise the HACCP plans/records, review HACCP and Quality Control documentation to ensure CCP’s and QCP’s have been met.
  • Assist technicians in resolving Quality Assurance issues
  • Should be on the production floor 75% of the time
  • Review daily in-process values for customer specification compliance
  • Provide a daily production Quality report to the management team.
  • Complete and provide updates on the daily hold log to upper management
  • Working in conjunction with the Quality Assurance Manager responsible for conducting and completing mock recall exercises.
  • Immediately report all food safety and quality issues to Plant and QA management
  • Mange QC lab inventory
  • Manage sample submission to 3rd Party Laboratories
  • Investigate, report, and formulate corrective action plans on Plant and QA management
  • GMP, HACCP, Food Defense and Food Safety training for QC techs/contractors/temps
  • Overview/supervise records for all the pre-requisites program
  • Conduct routine and non-routine analyses of in-process materials, raw materials, environmental samples, finished goods, stability samples
  • Assists with audits as needed
  • Supervise Hold & Release program to assure all policies, procedures are followed
  • Responsible for COA database
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Have a working knowledge of the QT9, Quality Management System
  • Responsible for being the backup SQF Practitioner in the absence of the Quality Assurance Manager
  • Other duties as assigned by the Quality Assurance Manager or Director of Quality Assurance and Food Safety.

Urban Farmer is an Equal Opportunity and At-Will Employer. Required to pass a pre-employment drug screen. Must be eligible to work in the USA – We participate in E-Verify.

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Quality Assurance Technician

Quality Assurance Technician 150 150 John Keigher

Major Function:

Performs testing on food products and ingredients. Communicate very well with other departments regarding compliance to Quality Standards and specifications.

Specific Duties:

  • Ensure compliance to finish product weight requirements
  • Daily scale and thermometer verification
  • Periodic monitoring of metal detector (CCP monitoring)
  • Sanitation activities verification
  • Conduct ATP equipment swabbing
  • Gluten testing
  • Allergen Testing
  • Pizza quadrant checks
  • Finished product lot code verification
  • Daily GMP compliance verification
  • Any other additional task as assigned by supervisor

Safety Equipment Required:

  • Lab Coats (Company Provided)
  • Safety footwear (closed, slip resistant).
  • Latex gloves (Company Provided)
  • Hearing Protection as needed (Company Provided)
  • Other Equipment as determined by position

Skills Required:

  • Ability to comprehend verbal and written instructions and procedures.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations using a calculator.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Trained in GMP’s and company food safety programs.
  • Basic computer skills for MS Word and MS Excel
  • Team Building/ Team Promoting skills and contributions
  • Attention to detail- Auditing Skills.

Physical Demand:

  • Ability to stand and walk for 10 hours minimum
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lb
  • Urban Farmer is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO
  • Required to pass a pre-employment drug screen
  • Must be eligible to work in the USA – We participate in E-Verify#urbanfarmercareers #urbanfarmer #urbanfarmerfamily