QA Technician

Listowel, Ontario, Canada Full-time

Position: QA Technician

Position Status: Full-Time, Permanent


Position Description:

The QA Technician monitors the employees, equipment, premises, and product in order to safeguard the production of safe, wholesome food.



  • Perform daily monitoring checks, routine calibrations as per program and frequencies
  • Well versed with regulatory and GFSI standards to ensure food safety compliance
  • Complete pre-operational inspections of production lines, document completion and communicate any non-conformances
  • Complete and document results for various QA related tasks and tests for HACCP requirements ensuring non-conformances are communicated.  May include placing product on HOLD
  • Complete daily walkthroughs of designated areas; report to area Production Supervisor any non-conformance's for immediate resolution
  • Adhere to and enforce GMP and all other Food Safety Practices as established by Erie Meat Products to ensure safe quality products are manufactured
  • Perform regular daily routines without direct supervision.  Advises QA Manager of any quality issues as they arise

Education, Training or Work Experience:

  • College Diploma in Microbiology, Food Science, Chemistry, Biology or related field
  • QA/ QC experience in food manufacturing environment preferred
  • HACCP Training Series is an asset. Willing to train the right candidate

Key Skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Time Management
  • Read and write English
  • Basic computer (email, Excel, Word)
  • Punctuality
  • Reliable attendance
  • Positive attitude
  • Judgement
  • Initiative
  • Must have own transportation
  • Able to work with poultry, pork or beef

Appropriate accommodations will be provided upon request throughout the hiring process as required under the Erie Meats AODA Employment Standard policy and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require an accommodation please contact Darcy Michaud @ 855-568-700 x512.

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