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Food Science Lab Tech- QA/QC

Fresh Start Careers King of Prussia, PA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $19 to $24 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical
Job Description

Our client is a rapidly growing contract manufacturer of nutritional supplements, specializing in whey protein products. Known for their quality and flavor systems, they make product for everyone! We are seeking a motivated QC/QA Lab Technician. This position reports directly to the Quality Control Manager and is office-based in King of Prussia, PA.

Job Description:

The QC/QA Lab Technician will manage and perform all sampling, receiving document review, and all standardized and quantitative testing of raw, work-in-process and finished materials in order to ensure compliance with cGMP standards in regards to Company standard operating procedures (SOPs) and FDA regulations for dietary supplements and any other company standard specifications.

Responsibilities include:

Manage and perform all aspects of raw material sampling and approval
Receiving document review
Nutritional or other specifications management and updates
Internal specification sheets updates
Schedule and maintain random lab testing to challenge supplier’s COAs
Raw material statistical sampling
COA verification
Microbial Testing
Analytical/ID Testing
OOS investigation/verification
Raw material release
Communication with warehouse personnel
Verification that these materials are appropriately placed/marked as released, quarantined, hold, or rejected
Manage and perform all aspects of Finished Product Sampling
Finished product sampling would be a new responsibility/role, currently performed by production manager
Microbial Testing
Label verification testing
OOS investigations
Batch Record Review
Finished product release
Manage and perform aspects of Shelf-life Studies and Expired Ingredient Testing
Microbial Testing
Label Verification Testing
COA Verification Testing
Extension reports
Shelf-Life study management
Management of lab instruments, inventory and supplies
Responsible for placing weekly orders for lab supplies with CFO
Maintenance of calibration program for lab items
Data Logger Data Analysis
Daily Scale Verifications
ATP Swabbing
Allergen Swabbing
Warehouse, grounds, and facility checklists
Production quality checks, verification, and oversight
Weight checks
GMP enforcement
Observations of production line(s)
CCPs evaluation

Company Description
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Growing supplement manufacturer looking to build team!

Fresh Start Careers is a premier recruiting company based in the Greater Philadelphia area. We assist area employers with superior talent acquisition.


King of Prussia, PA



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