Quality Technicians - AdvancePierre
Foods - Enid, OK
JOIN ONE OF THE MOST MILITARY
FRIENDLY COMPANIES IN THE FOOD INDUSTRY!
YOUR EXPERIENCE IN THE MILITARY COUNTS
AdvancePierre Foods, a leader in the food industry, is
a rapidly growing company that values a talented, diverse and dedicated
workforce. We have an opening for Quality Technicians.
Our rapid growth allows us to provide a wide array of developmental
opportunities, and we reward associates who are results-oriented, live up to
their commitments, and who can align their work activities with the goals of
GREAT BENEFITS! (Medical,
Dental, 401K Match) COMPETITIVE SALARY!
GENERAL JOB SUMMARY
To provide support to the facilities
with the focus on both Quality and Food Safety through technical auditing and
result based feedback, timely completion of Quality verification checks at
key production steps in the process. Quality technicians ensure that
analytical and quality specification limits are consistently met and take
appropriate actions when specification limits are not achieved.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
- Decision making and personal
ownership skills a must.
- Cross train at other Raw and
RTE facilities in case of coverage needs and for possible promotional
- Provide verification services
in the areas of receiving, storage of ingredients
and products, pest control, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPís),
net weights, proper labeling, quality characteristics,
and others as identified. Verification may include additional
monitoring as a verification step.
- Conduct other inspections as
required by customers, government agencies, and company procedures as
directed by the Quality V.P., Quality Director or Customer Quality
- Support facility Food
Safety/Regulatory Compliance programs such as Hazard Analysis Critical
Control Point (HACCP), Sanitation Standard Operation Procedures
(SSOPís), and Sanitation Performance Standards (SPS) via monitoring and
verifying. Assure monitoring instruments; i.e., thermometers,
scales, etc. are accurately calibrated.
- Provide feedback that assists
in development and enhancement of programs and procedures
- Obtain microbiological samples,
including environmental samples and when needed, product samples.
- Follow all company policies,
including but not limited to, time & attendance, professional
conduct, and employee safety.
- Complete training and
certification as deemed necessary to successfully perform the required
- Job responsibilities can
require working variable hours, weekends, and some holiday
- Maintain effective working
relationships with all personnel, USDA, etc.
- Assists with maximizing
facility efficiencies by proactively addressing situations that could
lead to downtime or product loss.
- Support Production leadership
in all areas of quality and conformance to product specifications.
- This position is primarily a 10
hours per day/ 5 days per week, however, it will include random nights
and weekend coverage and could include other production facilities
including the DC.
- Manage Quality records files in
a neat and orderly manner and in accordance with both USDA regulation
and company policy.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
- Must have good writing skills
- Must be able to lift up to 40
- Must be willing to work in
- Must have a good safety record.
- Must be able to interact with
- Must promote teamwork
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- High school education or GED.
One-year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six
months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of
education and experience.
If you are interested in this great
opportunity with a competitive salary, please APPLY now!