QA Technician
Give & Go
Brampton, ON
5d ago

QA TechnicianQA TechnicianSummaryTitle : QA TechnicianID : 1048Location : Brampton, ONDescription

We are a fast growth, entrepreneurial Canadian manufacturer of baked goods. Great people, baking great products, for a great future.

Operating for over 25 years, at Give & Go Prepared Foods, we’re all about providing innovative, quality bakery solutions that meet our customer needs, whether it’s convenience, increased efficiency, creative product offerings, and of course, growing sales.

You know and love our products. From bite sized delights under the bestselling two-bite® brand, decadent indulgences under Kimberley’s Bakeshoppe™, feel good snacks under Mason St.

Bakehouse™, or traditional treats that are good to the last crumb under The Worthy Crumb Pastry Co™

We’re a strong North American team and we’re growing fast. Our customers love us because we’re innovative, creative and try to do things right every time.

That’s also the recipe for success when you join the Give & Go team.

Under the supervision of the Quality Assurance Supervisor, the incumbent is responsible for the quality of the product and packaging that is sold to consumers.

The main areas of focus include quality of the production process, maintenance of standard processes to prevent adulteration or contamination of product, testing of product attributes and packaging integrity, regulatory compliance, and facility sanitation.

The incumbent will also provide direction to hourly and salaried non-exempt lab technicians and sanitation workers.

What you’ll get to do :

  • Provide technical leadership in the areas of food safety and quality systems
  • Ability to provide leadership to the to the plant on all product safety programs and issues
  • Accountable for product quality by conducting regular checks as per procedure and educating production personnel on product quality standards (if needed).
  • Accountable for ingredient and packaging meeting specifications prior to use in production
  • Responsible for food safety within the facility
  • Responsible to follow Give and Go’s quality and food safety standards
  • Analyze and maintain the quality of all products, as per set procedures
  • Performs audits to assure compliance to GMP and company standards
  • Responsible for ensuring the highest level in product and package quality while operating within product usage and budgetary guidelines
  • Work as a role model for safety in the workplace
  • Responsible for recommending changes in manufacturing practices and or production flow to ensure product safety
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • The Recipe for Success :

  • Proven organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks, delegate and follow-up
  • Demonstrated ability to identify potential issues and resolve complex problems
  • High personal energy level / resilient in nature
  • High degree of emotional maturity and integrity
  • Superior leadership skills along with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • A few extra ingredients :

  • Associate’s or Bachelors degree or Diploma in food science, Microbiology or related discipline
  • 3-6 years quality assurance experience in food manufacturing is a must
  • What we can offer :

    It’s an exciting time to be part of the Give & Go team as we are growing rapidly and want you to become a part our growth and extraordinarily bright future.

    As we grow, we are committed to preserve the parts of our diversity & culture that is unique, people focused and are core to our success at every size.

    Our values of Quality, Direct Communication and Respect mean something.

    Learning and growth; we are working to create an environment where sharing new ideas, experimenting and learning from each other is strongly encouraged.

    Competitive Benefits, along with work, life balance!

    Give & Go Prepared Foods Corp. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics or other characteristic protected by law.

    Upon request, Give and Go will accommodate any applicant with disabilities throughout the recruiting processes, including any required applications, interviews and / or assessments.

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