Quality Line Technician- 3rd Shift
Ayer, MA Quality
Description

Catania Oils is the leading provider of conventional, Non-GMO Project verified and organic oils to the ingredients, foodservice and retail markets. Our desire to deliver quality products that are consistent and authentic to our customers drives us each and every day. It is why our company has grown and transitioned immensely over the years, and it is why customers have chosen us, time and time again. Every generation has strived to take the company to the next level, and it is why we are dedicated to growing Catania Oils through innovation and reinvestment into the company while still delivering on our core values. We are seeking an Quality Line Technician to support our top notch quality department.


Position has overall responsibility for validating the food quality operational objectives by implementing production/productivity/quality/customer standards; identifying and resolving problems; completing various internal audits, suggesting system improvements and implementing process changes to support quality of the product.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES includes, but is not limited to the following:

  1. Assures quality food products and processes by enforcing food safety programs, plans, and quality standards; observing production and the documentation of results.
  2. Reinforces the Quality/food safety program by working with production personnel to support ingredient control, proper storage practices, meeting customer specifications, personnel training, and label/traceability accuracy and GMPs adherence.
  3. Maintains and improves product quality by investigating issues on the line and collaborating with other members of staff to develop new process methods to support the quality of our products.
  4. Ensures compliance with SQF, FDA, Federal State and local agencies.
  5. Train personnel on SOPs and other Food Safety Programs.
  6. Obtains and delivers to the lab samples for product testing.
  7. Support the lab as needed to complete testing and COAs.
  8. Perform Pre-op; GMP audits where needed.
  9. Assist in Third party audit preparations.


We are an equal opportunity employer


Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum 1 year experience working as a Quality Technician in a production environment preferably food.

Degree in Biological Science or related disciplines or equivalent years of experience.

Strong computer and numeration skills.