Job Info
Job Title: Quality Assurance Technician
Location: Watsonville, CA
Job Number: 11312
Posted Date: 5/18/2020
Job description

Position: Quality Assurance Technician
Reports to: Quality Assurance Analyst

We are looking for qualified Produce Quality Assurance Technicians to join our team seasonally. These technicians will work with the Quality Assurance Analyst in order to support sales operations and logistics. You will provide information to maintain quality standards by sampling and grading during the picking, packing, and storage process. Ideal candidates must be hard- working with a strong work ethic, have determination to excel in a fast-paced environment, and a desire to gain personal and professional growth

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Inspect product and assure that it meets customer quality specifications
  • Collect and grade samples periodically at various field locations as well as cooler
  • Consistently check packaging for correct dates and that materials are in proper
  • condition
  • Produce and distribute PTI labels to various field locations as well as cooler if needed
  • Ensure that correct material labels are used with corresponding product
  • Record findings and notify Analyst of out of grade product
  • Weigh and count material to ensure that weight specifications are met
  • Separate product based on customer preference and quality issues
  • Constantly communicate with the cooler to coordinate scanning product during truck arrival

Supervisory Responsibilities: None

Education and Qualifications:

  • Data Entry as needed
  • High School Diploma: AA or AS Degree Preferred
  • Minimum 1-2 years of QA, QC, or Visual inspection experience in the produce industry
  • Fluent speaking in English
  • Preferably fluent in Spanish
  • Computer literate (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Detail oriented; Ability to perform repetitive tasks efficiently without error
  • Fast learner

Travel Requirements: Frequent travel between Watsonville field locations and coolers.

Work Environment and Physical Demands:

  • Approximately 80% of work will be in an agricultural environment (fields or cooler). 20% of work will be at an office
  • Ability to stand/walk for multiple hours
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs

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