Quality Assurance & Food Safety Elkhart, Indiana


Position at Swift Prepared Foods

Job Title:  QA Technician  2nd Shift

Location:  Elkhart, IN

Quality Assurance Technicians receive these great benefits, plus so much more: 

  • $17.00 per hour starting pay  
  • Full benefit options after just 60 days of employment
  • 10 days PTO 
  • Career advancement opportunities 
  • Free Community College tuition for associate and dependents


  • Examine and test product for handling, temperatures, and proper packing; notify necessary personnel of variations or defects
  • Conduct physical observation of various products and areas for foreign materials, grease, improper cuts, abscesses, packaging errors/problems, and any other inappropriate substance or errors in product using established standards
  • Monitor and confirm that machinery, equipment, and facilities are properly maintained and sanitized for efficient production; and that employees are performing required duties in a clean and safe manner
  • Complete necessary reports concerning condition and quality of products, packaging, and facilities
  • Perform various other duties as needed or as assigned

Skills and Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Previous experience and technical knowledge in a variety of production jobs
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently without constant supervision
  • Ability to speak multiple languages is extremely beneficial
We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.
Plumrose USA is an equal opportunity employer.