Prepared Meats - Harlan, IA
Monogram Foods Solutions- is a leading
manufacturer and marketer of value-added meat products, snacks, and
appetizers. At Monogram Foods, we have three principles that drive our mission,
Growth, People and Profitability. We are a growth company focused on
value-added meats that people love. We believe that people are our most
important asset and we intend to profitably grow together. Monogram Foods, be
part of the bacon lovers team.
Position: Full-Time Hourly
Title: Quality Assurance Technician
Hours: 2nd shift 3:30pm- 1:00am
Location: Harlan, IA
Report to: Quality Assurance
To strive for quality products and
processes which consistently meet product specification requirements and
customer expectations; monitor and maintain compliance with USDA regulations
and requirements; consistently implement requirements set forth for
maintaining the highest standard of food safety for products and services.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Implement Quality Assurance and
regulatory procedures according to established guidelines
- Provide guidance, counsel and
recommendations to employees within Operations regarding good manufacturing
practices, product specifications, food safety
- Obtain and maintain accurate
records to determine consistency of product quality, compliance to
regulatory agency requirements and documentation of HACCP
- Perform analytical analysis on
product produced within the plant
- Maintain accurate lab records and
verify accuracy of testing samples
- Furnish appropriate accurate
verbal and/or written reports to the Quality department and plant
management regarding product/process quality and consistency, research
test, process capabilities, USDA situations, HACCP
- Interact daily with sanitation
management, operations supervisors and employees
- Be committed on
a daily basis to routine Quality department requirements
Job description, Essential Duties and
Responsibilities are subject to change at any time. Other duties and
responsibilities may be assigned.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Food manufacturing experience is
- Good communication skills, high
attention to detail, basic math skills.
- Previous Quality inspection
experience in a food manufacturing environment.
- Familiar with the regulatory
guideline requirements for HACCP.
- Work environment includes normal
office to plant operations with very cold/hot conditions.
- Comply with all company policies
- Able to work at a fast pace
within a team and a diverse workforce environment.
- Regularly required to
push/pull/move 50 lbs. or more. Occasionally ascend/descend a ladder to
- Required to use all personal
protective equipment provided by the company in compliance with OSHA
- Regularly required to operate lab
and inspection equipment, must be able to exchange accurate information.
- Must be flexible and able to work
overtime and weekends.
- Quality, safety minded, reliable,
precise and self-motivated.
The requirements mentioned are a
representation, but are not a limitation of the knowledge, skills or
- Life insurance
- Paid holidays
- Paid Training
- Salary- (Depending on experience
and shift differential)
- Employee referral bonus
- Perfect Attendance Bonus
- Employee engagement and much more
Monogram Prepared Meats is an Equal
Job Type: Full-time