Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

Olivehurst, California

DATE POSTED

August 6, 2020

INDUSTRY

Information Technology

POSITION(S)

1

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J823

Quality Control Associates

About The Opportunity

  • Responsible for the quality and consistency testing of all finished goods manufactured, all raw materials received and all products manufactured by co-packers. Tests & documents all company QC analytical data.
  • Roles & Responsibilities Essential Functions: 1. Quality Control
    a. Daily Production
  • Obtains multiple samples throughout the day of all soil and dry fertilizers being produced in facility. Performs daily QC audits.
  • Tests and verifies pH, EC, PPM, Moisture % and bulk density of all products being produced and confirms that they are all within parameters and company standards. Works with production to adjust as needed.
  • Ensures production mix line hoppers are calibrated prior to and during production.
  • Performs routine visual inspections of all manufactured products for product uniformity, consistency, molds, contaminants or insects infestations prior to production.
  • Verifies consistency of the company‚Äôs products lot codes, weights and measures, bag and box seals.
  • Evaluates product consistency, stability and potency.
  • Communicates with supervisor & production supervisor when problems are identified.
  • b. Raw Material
  • Test all incoming raw materials as received. Performs daily QC audits.
  • Tests pH, EC, PPM, Moisture % and bulk density of all raw materials received and verifies they are all within parameters and company standards.
  • Perform visual inspection of all raw materials for product uniformity, consistency, molds, contaminants or insects infestations.
  • Checks and tests consistency of raw materials on a monthly basis.
  • Tracks all raw material locations, piles and data to evaluate consistency, stability, and potency.vi. Communicates with supervisor & production supervisor when problems are identified.
  • c. Finished Goods Inventory
  • Assists QC Tech II with the testing of all finished goods inventory monthly.
  • Tests pH, EC, PPM and bulk density of all finished products to insure company QC parameters are still met.
  • Perform visual inspection of all finished goods ready for sale for packaging defects or discoloration.
  • Checks consistency of finished goods and inspects products for packaging defects, product uniformity, consistency, molds, contaminants or insects infestations.Field Code Changed
  • Ensures all finished good pallets are secured to pallets properly, no loose stretch wrap and pallet caps are adequately covering finished goods.
  • Communicates with supervisor when problems are identified. 2. Housekeeping.
    a.QC Office
  • Maintain clean and safe working environment by ensuring all materials are put away in their proper place when not in use.
  • Keeps all QC lab equipment clean and properly calibrated.
  • b. R&D Storage Area
  • Maintain clean and safe working environment by ensuring all materials spilled on, under, or around working spaces are cleaned during down-time and at the end of each day.
  • 3. General
  • Regular attendance and timeliness.
  • All other tasks as assigned.

Job Description

    Physical Job Description: 1. Typical Working Conditions
    Warehouse environment
  • Warehouse covered by California Proposition 65.
  • Exposure to hazardous materials.
  • Exposure to natural temperature fluctuations.
  • Exposure to varying noise levels.
  • Exposure to air particulates.
  • High levels of equipment traffic.
  • Exposure to moving machinery.
  • b. Greenhouse Environment
  • Exposure to varying noise levels.
  • Exposure to temperature fluctuations.
  • Exposure to bright light sources.
  • Exposure to hazardous materials.
  • c. Laboratory Environment
    Financial Responsibility and Authority:
  • Equipment: Ensure reasonable care and use of office, greenhouse and laboratory equipment and machinery.
  • Financial: Lack of attention to detail could result in excessive waste of human resources, excessive waste of raw materials and product packaging, and/or poor quality finished goods, resulting in downtime, loss of production, and loss of profit.

Required Skills

    Minimum Qualifications
  • Must have High School diploma.
  • Experience with standard laboratory concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Experience with conventional and hydroponic gardening concepts, practices, and procedures.4
  • Ability to identify patterns and correlations.
  • Ability to maintain detailed records, record keeping
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize duties.
  • Ability to coordinate many activities.
  • Ability to follow through assignments with a minimum of direction.
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be detail oriented.
  • Basic skills of MS Word, Excel & Global Shop.
  • Required Skills
  • Quality Control - QC Audits
  • Work Authorization
  • US Citizen
  • Green Card

Duration

12 Months

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sumit Gupta

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 104
Email: sumit.gupta@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sumit Gupta. I treat all my consultants in a manner that they feel comfortable while working with me on any position they are applying for. Although, the motive is to find the best match for my consultants. But I make sure that I suggest them the right job matching their profile and work history by interacting with them in detail and follow-up with them at each and every level of the hiring process.