Philadelphia Macaroni Company Quality Assurance Technician in Grand Forks, North Dakota

Philadelphia Macaroni Company in Grand Forks, ND has an immediate opening for a bright, motivated Quality Assurance Technician to join our Quality Department.This is a Full-Time position with great benefits and a great opportunity to use your talents and make a difference in taking us to the next level of performance!We are a 104 year old family-owned Company that is dedicated to being a quality ingredient supplier. We also manufacture and co-pack private label "Macaroni and Cheese" boxed dinners, spaghetti, lasagna and noodles. Our pasta-making expertise and product innovations have been utilized by nearly every major food marketer in the United States, Canada and across the globe!Come explore a career with us!Job SummaryInspects, monitors and audits the quality of incoming raw materials, work-in-process and finished goods to ensure they meet or exceed specifications. Reviews documentation pertaining to quality control audits, metal detectors, weight control, packaging and labeling integrity, and for all control points and critical control points per HACCP program. Assists with the administration and monitoring of the overall QC/QA program. Monitors all packaging lines to ensure that proper packaging materials and product are being packed. Conducts audits throughout the facility. Performs tests and take measurements of pasta production. Performs inspections on finished goods prior to shipment. Other duties as assigned by Lead or Manager.Essential Job RequirementsHigh School Diploma or GED required. Bachelor's Degree in Science is preferred1 year of food manufacturing (factory setting) experience strongly preferred1 year Quality Assurance in food manufacturing experience strongly preferredSolid understanding of GMP's, HACCPand food safety strongly preferredHigh level of computer proficiency required and thorough knowledge of Microsoft ExcelHigh level of accuracy and attention-to-detail requiredAbility to read, write and interpret documentsAbility to communicate, read and write in English in order to understand and follow work, GMP and safety instructionsMust be able to work any day and/or shift including weekends and holidays. Shifts are 12 hours long.Must have physical ability and strength to perform assigned tasksAbility to lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds at any given time throughout the shiftMust be able to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to frequent changes that occur on the production lineAbility to work in production environment that is high in dust, noise, heat, and humidityMust be able to communicate and work in a team environmentOur company offers a competitive package including vacation, paid holidays, bonus based on performance, 401(k), health, dental and vision insurance and voluntary STD, LTD, and life insurance benefits.