Seasonal Quality Assurance Process Lab Technician (Crew B) Pasco, WA

    Updated 17 days ago
    Pasco, WA 99302
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


    The Quality Assurance Process Lab Technician will be responsible for ensuring product quality is monitored and tested in compliance with established procedures, specification and instructions. The individual in this position is responsible, but not limited to taking samples, and performing test as prescribed by procedure or specification, reporting to appropriate personnel on status of line operation, and recording information in logs and databases.

    Key Responsibilities

    Establishes final frozen product quality grade using USDA grading standards.

    Accurately enters all product identity information for all product produced in an inventory database.

    Samples product and performs chlorine dioxide and peroxidase testing

    Performs metal detector checks

    Performs other requested tests and samples as needed

    Provides prompt and timely feedback to appropriate personnel relative to production related problems (i.e. excessive defects, mislabeling, package quality issues, etc).

    Makes brine and maintain supplies for shift operation

    Maintains a safe work environment

    Maintains clean working and orderly area

    Other duties as assigned

    Typical Education

    High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

    Other Information

    Basic math skills

    Use basis lab equipment

    Good knowledge of computer systems

    Ability to work in refrigerated and frozen environments

    Good communication skills

    Needs to be organized, efficient, and have good time management skills.

    Ability to sit and stand for long periods

    Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

    Ability to lift 50 pounds

    Job Requisition ID:4120

    Travel Required:None

    Location(s):FG Plant - Pasco

    Country:United States

    **The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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