Quality Assurance & Food Safety Souderton, Pennsylvania


Position at Mopac

Quality Assurance Laboratory Technician, MOPAC Rendering Division

Duties & responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Test raw, in-process and finished product to ensure quality standards are met
• Ability to perform data entry, experience with Microsoft Office i.e.: Word, Excel
• Adherence to safety, health and environmental policies and procedures
• Maintain good housekeeping to ensure laboratory cleanliness
• Document results, analyze data, record keeping
• Understanding preservation chain of custody a must
• Knowledge of gas chromatography
• Ability to multitask with attention to organization
• Tracking and reporting of chemical and supply inventories
• Generating certificates of analysis at the request of the Quality Assurance Manager
• Communicate with production personnel and Quality Assurance Manager
• Conduct retesting of product as needed to support quality investigations
• Willingness to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with team members
• Occasional overtime and weekend work as needed

Position requirements:
• Work experience: The incumbent ideally should have 1 or more years’ experience working in a laboratory setting
• Educational requirements: minimum of college level Chemistry courses preferred; B.S. in Chemistry, Biology or related science ideal
• Quality work—strong ability to maintain quality work, precision and accuracy
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team to reach common goals, self-motivated, adaptability and a positive attitude

The Ideal Candidate would possess:
• Hands-on experience with analytical techniques
• Ability to monitor and comply with SOPs and CGMPs
• Understanding of FSMA and HACCP principles
• Ability to learn new techniques and perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions and comply with company policies
• Excellent communication (oral and written) with attention to detail
• Flexible and adaptable, working collaboratively in cross-functional teams

EOE / M / F / V / Disabled