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  Req-12203 Quality Assurance Lead 2 (Open) - St. Louis, MO




United Pet Group




St. Louis, MO - Corporate Exchange



Job Description:


Job Summary


The Quality Assurance Lead is an essential position to assure food safety and quality standards for all product manufactured at the Corporate Exchange facility. Responsible for providing QA oversight to all areas of manufacturing to ensure all food products are processed in accordance with cGMP’s. QA lead will be responsible for assessing, investigating and effectively resolving manufacturing issues in conjunction with subject matter experts and in accordance with standard operating procedures.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

•Model the Spectrum Brands eight Core Capabilities to achieve service excellence, meet and exceed organizational objectives and support fiscal responsibility.

•Maintain quality standards to assure that manufactured finished goods conform to specific parameters that define product quality.

•Perform production line change over management of Fox Jet printing system.

•Perform testing of drying room products required to determine release of molding production per designated specifications.

•Perform and verify testing to ensure that the current molding production conforms to proper weight and glue inclusion parameters.

•Conduct requested investigations by internal and external customers.

•Duties also include problem solving, evaluations, recommendations and documentation for course of action based upon the results of inspection.

•Project work related to a current business need such as capability studies, data collection or the creation of supporting documentation or methods might be required. As required, assistance in the inspection of consumer/distributor returns for evaluations as to their cause of non-conformance.

•Skills in quality techniques and terminology for these evaluations as well as skills for small project management are valued.

•Report food safety issues to your coordinator

•Document and investigate food safety issues as directed

•Conduct Internal Audits as directed



Education and Experience Profile

•Bachelor’s Degree – in a relevant scientific, quality system or technical discipline

•2 years’ experience in a cGMP environment



Skills and Qualifications

•Certifications an advantage including Quality Auditor, Quality Improvement Associate, Six Sigma, HACCP

•Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience

•Experience with implementation of corrective action programs

•Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office and databases

•Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of QA

•Ability to repetitively lift up to 50 pounds

•Ability to safely operate manual and motorized warehouse equipment



Key Competencies

•Attention to detail

•Communication skills –verbal and written

•Data collection, management and analysis

•Problem analysis and problem solving

•Planning and organization




Work Environment:

•Exposure to hot and cold warehouse climate

•Frequent exposure to motorized warehouse equipment

•Frequent standing, sitting, walking, bending, pushing, pulling, and stooping





About Us:

We stand for better health, better play, longer naps and more treats. A higher standard for pets of all kinds. United Pet Group is committed to bring real solutions to pet owners and to make pets happy.



Time Type:

Full time


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