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Quality Engineer

Lifecore Biomedical LLC
Chaska, MN
  • Expired: February 23, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

This full time position offers incredible benefits, your choice of a 4 ½ or 5 day work week, and a company culture focused on development and growth which include promotion opportunities.

Lifecore has a manufacturing Quality Engineer role available. This individual will lead activities for assigned commercial medical device or pharmaceutical product lines and/or quality system processes to ensure finished product meets quality standards and client expectations. They will perform and review root cause investigations; use quality engineering concepts to monitor, support and critically review changes or issues to existing product lines, manufacturing processes and equipment and assigned quality system processes.

This is a hybrid role, with the option to work in the office or remotely depending on your day's schedule.

In this critical role you will:

  • Lead, support, and approve root cause investigations for nonconforming product and facilitate corrective/preventive actions
  • Provide quality engineering support for product line and/or critical process
  • Identify inefficiencies and drive continuous improvement initiatives
  • Establish and monitor trending or other process capability data for systems/processes/products
  • Facilitate or participate in risk analysis (e.g. FMEA) for quality system process, production process or product changes
  • Perform finished product disposition

This position could be a great fit for you if you have a passion for problem solving, and the following:

  • BS in Engineering or Life Sciences
  • 2-5 years' experience in Quality Assurance or Quality Engineering in an FDA regulated industry
  • Background in biology and/or chemistry production processes a strong plus!

Lifecore is a growing company and offers a highly competitive total rewards package, including:

  • Opportunities to learn and grow with a well-respected company
  • Competitive compensation with annual reviews and a company-wide incentive bonus
  • Benefits that start the first of the month after you join Lifecore as a full time employee:
    • 3 medical insurance plans to fit your needs and budget including an HSA Plan with a generous company contribution
    • Low cost dental and vision insurance
    • Short term disability, long term disability and life insurance all 100% company paid
    • 3 weeks of PTO in the first year (increases to 4 weeks after just 2 years!)
    • 9 paid company holidays (plus your birthday!)
    • 4 weeks of paid family leave after 1 year of employment
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • 401k plan with company matching contribution

Meet Lifecore Biomedical, LLC:

For more than 30 years, we've made progress possible for patients around the world and for our employees here in Minnesota. As the global leader in manufacturing and supplying sodium hyaluronate (NaHy), more than 90 million patients have benefitted from our certified pharmaceutical grade NaHy. We are guided by an unwavering commitment to improving people's lives, including those who work at Lifecore.

Lifecore Biomedical LLC


Chaska, MN
55318 USA



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