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Quality Assurance Technician

Saco, ME
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

A local seafood company is rapidly growing the wholesale lobster business up and down the coast of Maine! As the largest lobster processing facility in the State, we have quickly become a leading seafood exporter, shipping millions of pounds of live lobster, fresh HPP, cooked and whole frozen lobster meat to nearly every corner of the world. With over 100 employees, our team-based employee model makes for a competitive, fast-paced work environment with tremendous growth opportunities. We are currently seeking a Quality Assurance Technician to join the growing team! 


The Quality Assurance Technician is the quality advocate for the plant, providing leadership for the quality and food safety systems and programs. The key drivers are to assure compliance to specification on incoming materials, in-process conditions and finished products. 



  • Maintains and ensures compliance of a qualified HACCP program
  • Measure, assess, and improve product quality performance
  • Communicates compliance results to operating groups, ensures timely feedback and provides technical support to operate processes at target
  • Determines the disposition of all raw materials, packaging and finished product HOLD orders
  • Follow the Quality and Product Safety System that consistently meets regulatory, customer and third-party audit requirements
Schedule: 1st shift, starting at 8:00am Monday - Friday.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience in food safety
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software


Paid Time Off

All hourly employees start off with 2 weeks paid time off, which increases over time.

Medical Coverage

We contribute a generous amount per month to your Harvard Pilgrim medical coverage.  The best part?  We have a plan that is $0.29/week cost to our team members!

Vision Dental & Life Insurance

Competitive and affordable group rates for vision, dental, disability and life insurance.

Paid Parental Leave

Up to six weeks of paid parental leave to eligible employees.

401(k) Plan

We offer a plan through Fidelity with 100% company match up to 4% and 50% match up to 6%

Employee share Ownership Plan (ESOP)

We contribute 15% employer match towards stock ownership, up to $225, after 6 months.

Referral Bonus

We want to reward you for referring friends!  We offer a $300 referral bonus, with no limit of how many people you can refer to.

Opportunities for Growth

We are growing quickly and have opportunities to learn new skills and move up!



Saco, ME



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