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DuPont Nutrition & Health has an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Quality Control Laboratory Technician in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Please note: This position does NOT qualify for Visa Sponsorship.
The position will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
Perform routine lab testing with accurate and timely recording of test results into the SAP Quality Management module and utilize lab reference materials and resources for testing.
Understand and follow procedures of the department for proper calibration and use of lab equipment and instruments.
Follow and enforce laboratory safety procedures.
Coordinate the retain sample storage system for the site. Perform environmental sampling procedures (i.e. equipment, bacterial checks, Listeria, Salmonella checks and air quality checks, heavy metals and pesticides).
Assist Q.C. Supervisor and team members by being responsive to any problems relative to Q.C. laboratory functions. Troubleshoot, investigate, resolve and escalate issues as necessary.
Participate as a member of the QC lab team to outline work schedules and priorities. May participate as QC representative in review meetings.
Ensure that all computer-generated reports are maintained and monitored on a consistent basis.
Adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) for the care, handling and storage of food products; and escalate any known or observed violations as necessary. Utilize HACCP philosophy and procedures in everyday work routine.
Ensure adherence to all quality and Food Safety systems with an understanding of DuPont’s Quality Policy and procedures including, but not limited to, Quality, Safety, Food Safety, Environmental, GMP’s, HAACP, and Attendance.
Relocation will not be offered for this opportunity.
','!*!In order to be qualified for this role, the following is required:
Minimum High School Diploma/GED equivalent. (A.S./B.S. or higher in Chemistry, Biology or related field highly regarded.)
Minimum of 2 years of experience in an industrial/manufacturing laboratory environment
Ability to troubleshoot equipment issues, independently or through a team process
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and learning new computer software systems
Demonstrated ability to work with scientific and product manufacturing equipment
Demonstrated leadership skills highly regarded
Strong record-keeping skills and exceptional attention to detail
Team player with an ability to work closely with all functional teams within the plant
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Flexible to changing priorities, demonstrates self-management
Experience with data analysis to identify problems and plan a path forward for resolution
Willing and able to work overtime as needed
Willing and able to lift up to 55 lbs. on occasion
Willing and able to wear required PPE (personal protective equipment) such as steel toes, hardhat, Nomex, protective eyewear, face shields, and SCBA (self-contained breathing apparatus)
To be considered, please include (paste or attach) an updated resume detailing your experiences and qualifications with your application
The following additional skill sets are preferred by the site:
Experience with SAP or equivalent Manufacturing Operations software
Familiar with AIB GMP / GLP best practices
Experience utilizing HACCP systems
Experience with hazardous materials training
Experience in analytical wet chemistry systems and methods
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