Technician - Dairy (On Call) – Hayward, CA
Lab Technician - Dairy (On Call)
ENTER JOB DESCRIPTION
Performs and documents testing of materials and finished
Performs microbiological analysis of raw materials and
Responsible for hold/release/rejection of finished goods.
Performs chemical Analysis of raw materials and manufactured
Verifies compliance and alerts QA Manager of any deviations
Performs in plant weight checks, temperature checks,
ingredient usage and distribution, finished product appearance, code date
verification, pH testing and metal detection verification.
Responsible for daily finished product evaluations.
Performs sensory evaluation of raw material and finished
Performs environmental testing.
Wears Company appropriate laboratory and safety gear as
Performs related duties as assigned by QA Manager or
Supervisor on duty.
Contribute to continuous improvement.
ENTER JOB REQUIREMENTS
Performs simple mathematical calculations.
Knows company policies, standards, and specifications.
Knows safety policies, procedures and requirements for
Communicate effectively and accurately, both verbally and in
Take direction and follow instructions accurately.
Work well with peers and supervisors in team process.
Maintain excellent attendance
BS Degree in Food or Dairy Science or related field or 5 years experience in related Quality Assurance
Proficient in Word and Excel and job related software
Must be able routinely lift up to 25 lbs.
Must work comfortably in variable temperature environments.
Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.
Must be able to stoop and reach on a regular basis.
Must be comfortable working in multi-task, deadline and
customer driven work environment.
Familiarity with Good Manufacturing Practices.
Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug