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Quality Assurance Assistant


San Antonio, Texas







Job Summary

The QA Assistant provides assistance in the maintenance and oversight of the quality system as it applies to laboratory operations and the performance of professional chemical and microbiological testing of food products and environmental samples. Primary functions induced ensuring compliance with ISO / IEC 17025 guidelines for food testing laboratories and other designated accreditations and client requirements. Review reporting and interpretation of laboratory quality control records in all areas of the facility. Oversee training of new and current laboratory personnel in the practices of an accredited facility to include quality system functions, laboratory procedures and protocols. Perform internal audits of processes according to the internal audit schedule and A2LA checklist. Assist the Quality Assurance Manager in ensuring preparedness for surveillance audits as they occur and working closely with the Laboratory Manager as the key quality liaison for external auditors. In addition, this position assists in the daily functions associated with maintenance of the quality control system and has the authority to halt laboratory testing in the case of non-compliant quality control issues.




Minimum Qualifications

· Minimum of 2 years of experience in Life Science or related field required

· A.A.S. or B.S. degree in Life Science or related field preferred

· ISO / IEC 17025 training preferred

· Six month’s minimum experience in a microbiological and/or chemical testing laboratory required

· One or more years experience in a commercial food-testing laboratory preferred

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