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Quality Technician, Night Shift - Seattle, WA

Requisition ID 10551
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Quality 
Recruiter #LI-AR1
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry
A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.
About the role

Where you'll work

Kerry Seattle’s sauce line incorporates a number of different sauces such as Premium Chocolate, Caramel, White Chocolate, Pumpkin Pie and many more. Kerry Seattle also supports many local and national restaurant and food service chains. according to our exacting standards.

Key responsibilities

What you'll do

Are you a night owl and love the 9pm-5am shift? Quality is at the core of everything we do. Our products and services are backed by our company-wide commitment to excellence. Extensive research and development and a sophisticated specification procedure ensure that only the highest quality ingredients are used. In addition, all of our products are Kosher certified. We employ a detailed tracing and freshness system so that each product is made and distributed.

 

Do you thrive in a  fast-paced team environment and work closely with production and other colleagues?

The Lab Technician makes quick decisions and uses good judgment  to make decisions and makes adjustments, corrective actions, and disposition of goods. You'll be  exposed to smell, a variety of flavor products,  and essential oils and raw materials.

 

Accuracy Is Important!

You'll be performing tests, analysis, and/or verification steps to assure that raw materials, batched product, and finished product exceeds established quality standards. The Quality  Lab Technician helps us manufacture products the same way every time!

 

Strong attention to detail! 

Follow  procedures, policies, and instructions, and the ability to follow verbal and written instructions is essential for this role.

The production lines are running non-stop in order to ship products to our customers and in order to ensure quality products are being released for delivery,  working weekends or holidays may be required to get the job done.

 

Qualifications and skills

What you'll need

  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution is required. College Diploma or University Degree in Food Science, Biology, Chemistry, or relevant science is desired
  • 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment is needed to understand the needs in quality
  • Do you have experience with GMP, HACCP, FSMA, FCC/USP/ASTA test methods, aseptic technique and food or pharmaceutical production?
  • Ability to work the night shift: 9pm-5am, Monday-Friday, Occassional weekends
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with Microsoft office such as excel and outlook

 

7224 1st Ave. South

Seattle, WA 98108

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         


Nearest Major Market: Seattle

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