QCFS Manufacturing- VN 1st Shift
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We currently have an excellent opportunity for Quality Control Floor Staff at our Vancouver, WA manufacturing plant! Under general supervision, this position performs specialized and routine production inspection activities according to established Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements.
This positions is available on our 1st Shift.
The base rate for this position is $16.50 per hour.
Under general supervision, for performing specialized and routine production inspection activities according to established standard operating procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Provide assistance for all questions regarding quality defects.
- Audit all areas for quality and GMP conformance.
- Ensure batch documentation is filled out according to requirements.
- Updates and/or completes documentation/logs as required, including observation reports.
- May photocopy, sort, and/or file documents or reports as requested.
- Inform Quality Control Lead or Supervisor on all personnel issues.
- Identify and implement improvements to the Quality Control procedures as needed.
- Perform the following according to exact established procedures:
- Equipment checks
- Weight checks
- Facility sanitation
- Pack out quality
- Lot and Code dates
- Demonstrates a working knowledge of production equipment (processing and pack out equipment) and its related impact to overall quality
- Identify urgent quality situations, assess the nature of the problem, contain, resolve or recommend action quickly.
- Ensures all personnel in the clean rooms and production areas are wearing the proper attire.
- Ensure proper cleaning is performed prior to next production run.
- Ensures the line clearance inspection is performed and documented before each production run and inspects the production area to ensure that all components from previous run are removed before another production run is started.
- Checks the Equipment Use Log to ensure it is correctly and completely filled out before each production run.
- Ability to verify that the components match on the Work Order, Bill of Materials (BOM), and actual kit.
- Stops the lines immediately if a discrepancy is found, contacts the Quality Control Lead or Supervisor and helps to perform an investigation.
- Ability to pull quality samples, in a sanitary manner, at all applicable production steps which includes but is not limited to hot vitamin slurry as well as bulk product.
- Ability to calibrate or verify all quality equipment.
- Understand the basics of the SCADA system as well as monitoring the dry rooms.
- Performs other related duties as required.
Minimum Job Requirements:
- High school diploma or GED and/or any equivalent combination of experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities.
- Previous Quality Control experience in an FDA regulated industry preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
- Ability to read, understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
- Ability to analyze complex quality system requirements and handle multiple tasks.
- Ability to sort, check, count and verify numbers.
- Ability to prepare routine administrative documentation.
- Ability to receive, track, and distribute materials, supplies, and equipment.
- Ability to detect quality problems and report information to appropriate personnel.
- Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
- Good problem-solving skills.
- Good interpersonal, verbal and written skills.
- Ability to define problems, collect data, and establish facts rather than opinions.
- Ability to comply with standards and procedures.
- Have a good understanding of 21 CFR 111 GMP for Dietary Supplements and NSF –ANSI 173.
- Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
- Equipment: scale; metal detector; computer; printer; calculator; copier/scanner; fax machine; telephone
- Job specific: company policies; production procedures; pre-operation inspection; verifying quantities, lot numbers, ingredients, documentation; proper procedures in case of discrepancy; line inspection during run and separation of job; scale calibration; metal detector calibration; Microsoft Office including Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint; Computer functions and entry; completing Documentation and routing; leadership training; conflict resolution; communication skills; standards and regulations: NSF – ANSI 173; 21 CFR 111 GMP for Dietary Supplements.
Working Conditions and Physical Effort:
- Must wear appropriate personal protective equipment and clean room attire.
- Moderate physical activity, requires standing and/or walking for more than eleven (11) hours per day.
- Must be able to lift and carry items weighing 50 pounds.
- Must be comfortable in a light industrial environment, including some exposure to non-toxic dust.
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